| Stoddard A. Felter, S. A. Farrand - Arithmetic - 1875 - 314 pages
...quotient. The number of things left after the equal parts are taken out is called the remainder. 51. **Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another, or of** separating a number into equal parts. 32. The Dividend is the number divided. 53. The Divisor is the... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1875 - 462 pages
...three dollar pieces ; what was the total value of this gold coin ? Ans. $29,507,732. DIVISION. 1 03. **Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another.** 104. The Dividend is the number to be divided. IO."». The Divisor is the number to divide by. 1OG.... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1875 - 180 pages
...an hour, and the other at the rate of 11 m^es an hour, how many hours before they will meet Ï 33. **Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another** ; and the result is called the Quotient. The sign of division is written thus, -J-, and, placed between... | |
| Lorenzo Fairbanks - 1875 - 468 pages
...of multiplication, see pages 16 to 36, inclusive. DIVISION OP FRACTIONS. 124. Division of Fractions **is the process of finding how many times one number is contained- in another,** when one or both are fractional. GENERAL PRINCIPLE. — Dividing the numerator, or multiplying the... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1875 - 468 pages
...dollar pieces ; what was the total value of this gold coin ? Ans. $29,507,732. DIVISION. 1 03. Diyigion **is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another.** 104. The Dividend is the number to be divided. I0«5. The Divisor is the number to divide by. 106.... | |
| Edward Olney - Arithmetic - 1875 - 338 pages
...separated into 6 equal parts, how many are there in each part ? 6 times what number makes 18 ? 64. **The process of finding how many times one number is contained in another** is called Division. Division enables us also to separate a number into any number of equal parts, and... | |
| Henry Bartlett Maglathlin - Arithmetic - 1876 - 230 pages
...distinguish them from unbroken or whole numbers, which are called Integers, or Integral Numbers. 59. **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... | |
| James Stewart Eaton - Arithmetic - 1876 - 366 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...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 to divide. The QUOTIENT... | |
| George Augustus Walton - 1876 - 358 pages
...Exercises, see Key. * DIVISION. •»*». Division is the process of ascertaining how many limes wie **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... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1876 - 344 pages
...77 ? In 88? In 110? In 132? 20. How many times 12 in 36? In 60? In 72? In 84? In 120? In 14 1? 16. **Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another ; or** the process of separating a number into a proposed number of equal parts. In division there are three... | |
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