| Albert Newton Raub - Arithmetic - 1877 - 348 pages
...is called the Remainder. 41. The sign of division, -a- , when placed between two numbers, indicates **that the one on the left is to be divided by the one on the right,** and is read divided by. 42. Division is also sometimes denoted by writing the dividend above the divisor,... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - 1878 - 180 pages
...an hour, and the other at the rate of 11 miles an hour, how many hours before they will meet Ï 33. **Division is the process of finding how many times...left is to be divided by the one on the right. 24** + 8 = 3 shows that 24 divided by 8 is equal to 3. 1. How many times 9 are 6 times 6 ? 2. How many times... | |
| Joseph Ray - Arithmetic - 1879 - 200 pages
...the remainder will be pounds. 47. 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, 12-=-3=4 is read 12 divided by 3 equals 4. Division is also expressed by writing the dividend... | |
| John Fair Stoddard - 1866 - 186 pages
...bought for 20 dimes ? The Siffn of Division is -*-, and when placed betweo i two numbers, it denotes **that the one on the left is to be divided by the one on the right.** Thus, 6 — 3=2, or f — 2 denotes that 6 is to be divided by 3, and that the quotient equals 2 ;... | |
| Joseph Ray - Arithmetic - 1880 - 420 pages
...multiplication. 28. The sign of Division is [ -T- ], and is read divided by. When placed between two numbers, **the one on the left is to be divided by the one on the right.** Thus, 20 4- 4 equals 5. The sign is described as a short horizontal line and two dots; one dot directly... | |
| Joseph Ficklin - Arithmetic - 1881 - 412 pages
...of 32. 90. The Sign of Division is -^-. It is read, divided by. When placed between two numbers it **shows that the one on the left is to be divided by the one on the right.** Thus, 63-5-7 = 9 is read, 63 divided by 7 equals 9, and signifies that there are nine 7's in 63, or... | |
| Richard Nelson - 1881 - 312 pages
...long when the process is written. p 34. The sign is -5-, which placed between two numbers indicates **that the one on the left is to be divided by the one on the right.** 6-r-3, reads, six divided by three. Division is also indicated by a curved line between the numbers,... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1858 - 192 pages
...contained in another ; and the result is called the Quotient. The sign of division is written thus, -7-. **and, placed between two numbers or quantities, shows...left is to be divided by the one on the right. 24** -;- 8 =: 3 shows that 24 divided by 8 is equal to 3. 1. How many times 9 are 6 times 6 ? 2. How many... | |
| John Fair Stoddard - Arithmetic - 1889 - 202 pages
...called the remainder. 6. The sign of division is -j-, and is read divided by. It denotes that the number **on the left is to be divided by the one on the right.** Thus, 12-7-4 = 3, is read 12 divided by 4 equals 3, or 4 is contained in 12 three times. SECTION XI.... | |
| William James Milne - Arithmetic - 1892 - 440 pages
...Remainder. 79. The Sign of Division is -=-. It is read divided by. When it is placed between two numbers, it **shows that the one on the left is to be divided by the one on the right.** Thus, 63 -r- 9 is read 63 divided by 9. Division is also indicated by writing the dividend above the... | |
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