| Charles Davies - Arithmetic - 1856 - 452 pages
...the exact number. Hence, the cube root of 4096 is 16. 314. Hence, to find the cube root of a number : **RULE. — I. Separate the given number into periods of three figures each, by** placing a dot over the place of units, a second over the place of thousands, and so on over each third... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1857 - 336 pages
...RULE. — Separate the given number into as many periods as possible of three figures each, by placing **a point over the unit figure, and every third figure beyond the place of units.** Find the greatest cube in the left-hand period, and place its root on • the right. Subtract the cube,... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1858 - 332 pages
...RULE. — Separate the given number into as many periods as possible of three figures each, by placing **a point over the unit figure, and every third figure beyond the place of units.** Find the greatest cube in the left-hand period, and place its root on the right. Subtract the cube,... | |
| Charles Davies - Algebra - 1860 - 412 pages
...commencing at the right. Hence, for the extraction of ihe cube root of numbers, we have the following **RULE I. Separate the given, number into periods of three figures each,** beginning at the right hand ; the left hand period will often contain less than three places of figures.... | |
| Charles Hutton - Mathematics - 1860 - 1022 pages
...of the columns may increase in the same order. In column (in) write the given number, and divide it **into periods of three figures* each, by putting a point over the** place of units, and also over every third figure, from thence to the left, in whole numbers, and to... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1861 - 338 pages
...RULE. — Separate the given number into as many periods as possible of three figures each, by placing **a point over the unit figure, and every third figure beyond the place of units.** Multiply the divisor by the last figure of the root, and write the product under the dividend; then... | |
| Charles Davies - Arithmetic - 1861 - 496 pages
...the exact number. Hence, the cube root of 4096 is 16. 389. Hence, to find the cube root of a number: **Rule. — I. Separate the given number into periods of three figures each,** beginning at the right, by placing a dot over the place of units, a second over the place of thousands,... | |
| Charles Davies - Arithmetic - 1863 - 346 pages
...the exact number. Hence, the cube root of 4096 is 16. 372. Hence, to find the cube root of a number, **Rule. — I. Separate the given number into periods of three figures each, by** placing a dot over the place of units, a second over the place of thousands, and so on over each third... | |
| Oliver Byrne - Engineering - 1863 - 600 pages
...of the columns may increase in the same order. In column (in) write the given number, and divide it **into periods of three figures each, by putting a point over the** place of units, and also over every third figure, from thence to the left in whole numbers, and to... | |
| Charles Davies - Arithmetic - 1865 - 468 pages
...the exact number. Hence, the cube root of 4096 is 16. 389. Hence, to find the cube root of a number: **Rule. — I. Separate the given number into periods of three figures each,** beginning at the right, by placing a dot over the place of units, a second over the place of thousands,... | |
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