| Joseph Emerson Worcester - English language - 1902 - 346 pages
...disunion : — part divided or set off : — discord : — part of a military or naval force : — **process of finding how many times one number is contained in another.** Di-vï'sçr, и. Number which divides. Di-TOrce', n. Legal separation of husband and wife: — disunion.... | |
| Wilbur Fisk Nichols - Arithmetic - 1903 - 296 pages
...walks 4 miles an hour for 5 hours a day, how many days will he take to walk 100 miles ? L ONG DIVISION. **Division is the process of finding how many times...or of finding one of the equal parts of a number.** The dividend is the number to be divided. The divisor is the number by which we divide. The quotient... | |
| Wilbur Fisk Nichols - Arithmetic - 1903 - 328 pages
...9734 296 13. 45674 962 4. 9. 14. 839 456 6542 347 82457 406 5. 789 658 10. 9678 978 15. 83729 596 1. **Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another, or** it is the process of separating a number into equal parts. NOTE.—At Af each how many peaches cau... | |
| Joseph Ray - Arithmetic - 1903 - 364 pages
...of 10 ? Ans. 5. Why ? The process by which the preceding examples are solved is called division. 36. **Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another.** It is also the process of separating a number into equal parts. The "divisor is the number by which... | |
| Frank J. Browne - 1903 - 232 pages
...subtracting one from either factor takes the other factor from the product. DIVISION is the operation **of finding how many times one number is contained in another, or of** dividing a number into equal parts. The dividend is the number to be divided. The divisor is the number... | |
| Frank H. Hall - Arithmetic - 1903 - 400 pages
...observations that this number equals the number of square feet in the oblong. DIVISION. 124. Division is (1) **the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another** number; or (2), it is finding one of the equal parts of a number. NOTE 1. — The word number as used... | |
| Jacob Henry Minick, Clement Carrington Gaines - Business mathematics - 1904 - 412 pages
...gallons of water in a day, how much at this rate will be required for 365 days, or a year ? DIVISION. 85. **Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another.** 86. The Dividend is the number to be divided. 87. The Divisor is the number by which we divide. 88.... | |
| International Correspondence Schools - Arithmetic - 1904 - 656 pages
...15 miles an hour. How far apart will they be at the end of 205 hours ? Ans. 1,081 mi. DIVISION. 55. **Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another** of the same kind. The number to be divided is called the dividend. The number by which we divide is... | |
| John Henry Moore - Business mathematics - 1904 - 406 pages
...33^, the buckwheat at 60^, and the beans at $ 2, did he gain or lose, and how much ? DIVISION 102. **Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another.** 103. The dividend is the number to be divided. 104. The divisor is the number by which the dividend... | |
| Wilbur Fisk Nichols - 1905 - 208 pages
...675 6542 347 37595 793 8. 13. 9734 296 45674 962 14. 6542 347 82457 406 10. 9678 15. 83729 596 978 1. **Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another, or** it is the process of separating a number into equal parts. NOTE. — At 3f each how many peaches can... | |
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