| Malcolm MacVicar - Arithmetic - 1876 - 412 pages
...900. 17. 40034— 900. 6. 983—700. 12. 49730— 800. 18. 20306— 700. 800. 700. DEFINITIONS. 144. **Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another.** 145. The Dividend is the number divided. 146. The Divisor is the number by which the dividend is divided.... | |
| Edward Brooks - Arithmetic - 1876 - 588 pages
...number divided is the Dividend; the number we divide by is the Divisor. The definition usually given is, **"Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another."** This is regarded as correct, but is less simple and concise than the one above suggested. Defining... | |
| Emerson Elbridge White - Arithmetic - 1876 - 236 pages
...$1500 and the dividend $564000: what is the quotient? DEFINITIONS, PRINCIPLES, AND BULES. Art. 38. **Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another.** The Dividend is the number divided. The Divisor is the number by which the dividend is divided. The... | |
| PROFESSOR DANIEL LYONS - 1899 - 552 pages
...portion divided or separated : separation : difference in opinion, etc. : disunion : (arith.) the rule or **process of finding how many times one number is contained in another.** DIVISIONAL, di-vizh'un-al, adj. pertaining to or marking a diińsion or separation. DIVISIVE, di-vfziv,... | |
| International Correspondence Schools - Coal mines and mining - 1900 - 712 pages
...entry in one day. How many feet of entry will it drive in 289 days ? Ans. 10,404 ft. 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... | |
| 1900 - 732 pages
...entry in one day. How many feet of entry will it drive in 289 days ? Ans. 10,404 ft. 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... | |
| Floyd Davis - Mining engineering - 1900 - 148 pages
...is read 9 multiplied by 3. Q. 6. What is meant by division, and what sign is used to express it? A. **Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another.** A short, horizontal line with a point above and below it (-1-) when placed between numbers indicates... | |
| Chemistry - 1900 - 530 pages
...(m) («) (o) 868,250. 17,890,276. 7,928,170. 1,830,400. 78,340 87,543,000. 4,876,300. 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... | |
| International Correspondence Schools - Marine engineering - 1900 - 614 pages
...miles an hour. How far apart will they be at the end of 205 hours ? Ans. 1,081 miles. 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... | |
| William James Milne - Arithmetic - 1900 - 236 pages
...apples are divided equally among 5 children ? 10. What have you been doing with the above numbers ? 65. **The process of finding how many times one number is contained in another, or** the process of separating a number into equal parts, is called Division. 66. The number to be divided... | |
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