| 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... | |
| 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... | |
| 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,... | |
| 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... | |
| 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... | |
| 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... | |
| 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... | |
| 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... | |
| 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... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1877 - 186 pages
...another ; and the result is called the Quotient. The sign of division is written thus, -j-, and, pluced **between two numbers or quantities, shows that the...left is to be divided by the one on the right. 24** -f- 8 = 3 shows that 24 divided by 8 is equal to 3. 1. How many times 9 are 6 times 6 ? 2. How many... | |
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