| Henry Jackson - Arithmetic - 1861 - 82 pages
...proved it to be a fact. I will now give you a more particular description of it. Division is the method **of finding how many times one number is contained in another, or of** dividing a number into any equal parts. 2 The terms used in Division are Dividend, Divisor, Quotient,... | |
| Charles Davies - Arithmetic - 1861 - 496 pages
..." 14s. 10d . . . £ Received payment, . VOSE, DUNCAN & Co. DIVISION. 65. Division is the operation **of finding how many times one number is contained in another ; or, of** dividing a number into ->qual parts. 66. THE DIVIDEND is the number to be divided. 67. THE DIVISOR... | |
| Stoddard A. Felter - Arithmetic - 1862 - 316 pages
...the end of 132 minutes? ANS. 132 times 17 rods, plus 417 rods. . SECTION VI. DIVISION. LESSON I. 48« **Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another, or of** separating one number into as many parts as there are units in another. 49. The Dividend is the number... | |
| James Stewart Eaton - 1862 - 320 pages
...clothing, $50 for books, and $100 for other expenses, how much will he save in 3 years ? DIVISION. 69. **DIVISION is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another.** The DIVIDEND is the number to be divided. The DIVISOR is the number by which to divide. The QUOTIENT... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1863 - 188 pages
...an hour, and the other at the rate of 11 miles an hour, how many hours before they will meet ? 23. **Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another** ; and the result is callea the Quotient. The sign of division is written thus, -7-, and, placed Jaetvveen... | |
| George Augustus Walton - Arithmetic - 1864 - 368 pages
...see Appendix, or Dictation Exercises, see Key. DIVISION. 55*. Division is the process of ascertaining **how many times one number is contained in another, or of finding one of the equal parts of a number.** NOTE. — In the example, " John has 10 apples, which he wishes to give to as many boys as he can,... | |
| George Augustus Walton - Arithmetic - 1864 - 362 pages
...Exercises, see Key. :>: DIVISION. «*•». Division is the process of ascertaining how many times we **number is contained in another, or of finding one of the equal parts of a number.** NOTE. — In the example, " John has 10 apples, which he wishes to give to as many boys as he can,... | |
| James Stewart Eaton - Arithmetic - 1864 - 322 pages
...clothing, $50 for books, and $100 for other expenses, how much will he save in 3 years ? DIVISION. 69. **DIVISION is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another.** The DIVIDEND is the number to be divided. » The DIVISOR is the number by which to divide. The QUOTIENT... | |
| George Payn Quackenbos - Arithmetic - 1864 - 120 pages
...in 6, r, 8, 9, 6 times. 7 times. 8 times. 9 times. DIVISION. LESSON LXXIV. What is Division ? Ans. **Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another.** What is the result called in Division ? How many times is one apple contained in one apple? In five... | |
| George Augustus Walton, Mrs. Electra Nobles Lincoln Walton - Arithmetic - 1865 - 358 pages
...sec Appendix, or Dictation Exercises, see Key. DIVISION. 55, Division is the process of ascertaining **how many times one number is contained in another, or of finding one of the equal parts of a number.** NOTE. — In the example, " John has 10 apples, which he wishes to give to as many boys as he can,... | |
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