| Horatio Nelson Robinson - 1888 - 372 pages
...the greater. Thuss XI represents eleven, LX sixty, DC six hundred. . 3d. If a letter of any value be **placed before one of greater value, its value is to be taken from that of the greater. Thus,** IX represents nine, XL forty, CD four hundred. Define notation. Numeration. What systems of notation... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1892 - 428 pages
...is to be added to that of the greater. Thus, XI represents eleven, LX sixty, DC six hundred. 8 3. If **a letter is placed before one of greater value, its...value is to be taken from that of the greater. Thus,** IX represents nine, XL forty, CD four hundred. 4. If a letter is placed between two letters, each of... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1892 - 430 pages
...is to be added to that of the greater. Thus, XI represents eleven, LX sixty, DC six hundred. 3. If **a letter is placed before one of greater value, its...value is to be taken from that of the greater. Thus,** IX represents nine, XL forty, CD four hundred. 4. If a letter is placed between two letters, each of... | |
| William James Milne - Arithmetic - 1892 - 440 pages
...represents one ; II, two ; III, three ; X, ten ; XX, twenty. 2. When a letter is placed before another **of greater value, its value is to be taken from that of the greater. Thus, IV represents** four; IX, nine; XIX, nineteen; XL, forty. 3. When a letter is placed after another of greater value,... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1892 - 236 pages
...greater. Thus, XI represents eleven, LX sixty, DC six hundred. 3. When a letter is placed before another **of greater value, its value is to be taken from that of the greater. Thus,** IX represents nine, XL forty, CD four hundred. 4. When a letter is placed between two letters, each... | |
| William James Milne - Arithmetic - 1893 - 250 pages
...twenty ; XXX, thirty ; CC, two hundred ; MM, two thousand. 2. When a letter is placed before another **of greater value, its value is to be taken from that of the greater, Thus,** I represents one, V, five, and X, ten. But IV represents four ; IX, nine ; XL, forty ; XC, ninety.... | |
| Education - 1897 - 876 pages
...the greater. Thus, XI represents eleven, L,X sixty, DC, six hundred. III. If a letter of any value **is placed before one of greater value, its value is to be taken from that of the greater. Thus,** IX represents nine, XL forty, CD four hundred. IV. If a letter of any value is placed between two letters,... | |
| Middlesex Alfred Bailey - Arithmetic - 1897 - 332 pages
...placed after one of greater value, its value is to be added to XI, 11 ; LXXX, 80. that of the greater. **When a letter is placed before one of greater value, its value is to be** sub- IX, 9 ; CD, 400. tracted from that of the greater. When a letter is placed between two letters,... | |
| William James Milne - Arithmetic - 1900 - 236 pages
...twenty ; XXX, thirty ; CC, two hundred ; MM, two thousand. 2. When a letter is placed before another **of greater value, its value is to be taken from that of the greater. Thus,** I represents one, V, five, and X, ten. But IV represents four ; IX, nine ; XL, forty ; XC, ninety.... | |
| William James Milne - Arithmetic - 1906 - 364 pages
...united. Thus, II represents 2 ; XXX, 30 ; VI, 6 ; DC, 600. 2. When a letter is followed by a letter **of greater value, its value is to be taken from that...the greater. Thus, IV represents 4 ; IX, 9 ; XL, 40** ; CD, 400. 3. A letter with a bar placed over it represents a thousand times as much as it does without... | |
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