Books Books The sign of division is written thus, -;-, and, placed between two numbers or quantities, shows that the one on the left is to be divided by the one on the right. The Progressive Intellectual Arithmetic on the Inductive Plan: Being a ... - Page 42
by Horatio Nelson Robinson - 1860 - 176 pages ## The Progressive Intellectual Arithmetic on the Inductive Plan: Being a ...

Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1866 - 202 pages
...numbers or quantities, shows that the one on the left is to be divided by the one on the right. 24 -r- 8 = 3 shows that 24 divided by 8 is equal to 3. 1....are 6 times 6 ? 2. How many times 4 are 5 times 8 ? 4 3. How many times 8 are 6 times 12 ?, 4. How many times 10 are 5 times 20 ? 5. How many times 15... ## The American Intellectual Arithmetic: Containing an Extensive Collection of ...

John Fair Stoddard - Arithmetic - 1866 - 184 pages
...bought for 20 dimes ? The Sign of Division is H-, and when placed between two numbers, it denotes 4hat the one on the left is to be divided by the one on the right. Thus, 6-j-3=2, or |=2 denotes that 6 is to be divided by 3, and that the quotient equals 2; and is... ## Nelson's Common-school Arithmetic: Designed for the Use of the Lowest as ...

Richard Nelson - Arithmetic - 1867 - 306 pages
...long when the process is written. 34. The sign is —-, which placed between two numbers indicates that the one on the left is to be divided by the one on the right. 6-f-3, reads, six divided by three. Division is also indicated by a curved line between the numbers,... ## A Pronouncing Spelling-book, for Beginners and Advanced Classes: Containing ...

Epes Sargent - Spellers - 1867 - 176 pages
...multiplied together ; as, 3 X C. -f- Divided by ; as, 4 -f- 2, denotes, when placed between two quantities, that the one on the left is to be divided by the one on the right. = Equal to ; as, 5 + 3 = 8, denotes that the two quantities between which it is placed are equal. (We... ## Robinson's Progressive Intellectual Arithmetic: On the Inductive Plan ...

Horatio Nelson Robinson - Mental arithmetic - 1870 - 190 pages
...contained in another; and the result is called the Quotient. The sign of division is written thus, -j-, and, placed between two numbers or quantities, shows...left is to be divided by the one on the right. 24 -^- 8 r= 3 shows that 24 divided by 8 is equal to 3. 1. How many times 9 are G times 6 ? 2. How many... ## The Rudiments of Arithmetic: Embracing Mental and Written Exercises for ...

Joseph Ray - Arithmetic - 1866 - 212 pages
...the remainder will be pounds. 45. The Sign of Division is -=-. Placed between two numbers, it denotes that the one on the left is to be divided by the one on the right. Thus, 12H-3=4, read, 12 divided by 3 equals 4. , NOTE. — Division is also expressed by writing the... ## The Normal Written Arithmetic: By Analysis and Synthesis, Designed for ...

Edward Brooks - Arithmetic - 1874 - 348 pages
...left after dividing. The Sign of Division is -f-, and is read divided by. It denotes that the number on the left is to be divided by the one on the right; thus, 8 -H- 4 = 2 is read 8 divided by 4 = 2. Division is also indicated by writing the divisor beneath... ## Robinson's Progressive Intellectual Arithmetic: On the Inductive Plan ...

Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1875 - 180 pages
...contained in another ; and the result is called the Quotient. The sign of division is written thus, -J-, and, placed between two numbers or quantities, shows...24 divided by 8 is equal to 3. 1. How many times 9 arc 6 times 6 ? 2. How many times 4 are 5 times 8 ? 3. How many times 8 are 6 times 12 ? 4. How many... ## The Complete Arithmetic

Milton Browning Goff - Arithmetic - 1876 - 462 pages
...short horizontal line placed between two dots (-=-), and when placed between two numbers signifies that the one on the left is to be divided by the one on the right. Thus, 6 -=- 2 means that 6 is to be divided by 2, and is read " 6 divided by 2." Division is sometimes... 