| Edward Brooks - Mental arithmetic - 1908 - 182 pages
...multiply by 3, divide by 6, add 16, subtract the number thought of, divide by 8, and the quotient is what? **The process of finding how many times one number is contained in another** is called division. The number to be divided is called the dividend; the number we divide by is called... | |
| John Ogilvie - English language - 1908 - 488 pages
...the part separated; a portion; a separate body of men; disunion; difference; a distinguishing mark; **the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another,** the rule by which this is effected; part of a discourse. [Fr.— L. jffeMo.] Divisive, di-viz'iv,a.... | |
| George E. Mercer, Mabel Bonsall - Arithmetic - 1909 - 168 pages
...many 4's in 28 ? In 44 ? In 48 ? In 80 ? In 88 ? 11. How many 6's in 36? In 48? In 66? In 120? In 240? **Division is the process of finding how many times...or of finding one of the equal parts of a number.** 8 mangos -i- 2 mangos, means " Find how many times 8 mangos contain 2 mangos." The result is 4. 8 mangos... | |
| Lorenzo Dow Harvey - Arithmetic - 1909 - 412 pages
...distance between the ports, how can you find the rate the vessel sails per hour? Illustrate. DIVISION 31. **Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another, or** the process of separating a number into equal parts. The dividend is the number divided. The divisor... | |
| Jacob William Albert Young, Lambert Lincoln Jackson - Arithmetic - 1909 - 282 pages
...4)168 9. 9)549 12. 6)486" 15. 7)567 18. 5)250 7. 5)205 10. 6)426 13. 4)808 16. 9)909 19. 10)200 31. **The process of finding how many times one number is contained in another, or of** separating a number into equal parts, is called division. 32. The number divided is called the dividend.... | |
| George Augustus Walton, Stanley Harry Holmes - Arithmetic - 1909 - 316 pages
...the units' place above the line, and find that the number of gallons in 492 qt. is 123. Ans. 123 gal. **The process of finding how many times one number is contained in another** is called division. The process of separating a number into equal parts is also called division. This... | |
| Wilbur Fisk Nichols - 1910 - 236 pages
...states, 7,773,970 head of cattle were sold one year for beef. Find the total value at $29 a head. 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 3^ each, how many peaches can be... | |
| Charles William Morey - Arithmetic - 1910 - 360 pages
...each envelope, and puts a 2-cent stamp on each envelope, how much does she pay for all ? DIVISION Oral **Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another** number, or of finding one of the equal parts of a number. The dividend is the number to be divided.... | |
| Charles H. Gleason - Arithmetic - 1910 - 536 pages
...7. 1. Which number is the dividend? The divisor? The quotient ? The sign -r- is read " divided by." **Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another.** It is equivalent to the repeated subtraction of equal subtrahends, and is the opposite of multiplication... | |
| School of Railway Signaling (Utica, N.Y.) - Railroads - 1910 - 444 pages
...6,202 ties are needed, how many ties will be needed for laying thirteen miles of track? DIVISION 70. **The process of finding how many times one number is contained in another** is called division. 71. The number to be divided is called the dividend. 72. The number by which we... | |
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