| Edward Brooks - Arithmetic - 1893 - 228 pages
...the dividend. 56. The sign of Division is -*-, and is read divided by. It shows that the number oil **the left is to be divided by the one on the right.** 57. There are two methods of performing division, called Short Division and Long Division. NOTE TO... | |
| James M. Cook - 1897 - 216 pages
...of DIVISION is -=-. It is read divided ly. When placed between two numbers, it shows that the number **on the left is to be divided by the one on the right.** Thus, 12 -^ 3 is read 12 divided by 3. 7. In the expression, 12 -5- 3 = 4, the dividend is 12, the... | |
| John Marvin Colaw, John Kelley Elkwood - Arithmetic - 1900 - 450 pages
...the divisor. 95. The Sign of Division (-=-) is read divided by, and when placed between two numbers **shows that the one on the left is to be divided by the one on the right.** Thus, 24 -t- 3 is rend twenty-four divided by three. Division may also be indicated by writing the... | |
| John Marvin Colaw - Algebra - 1903 - 444 pages
...written 47. Why not ? 8. The Symbol of Division, -^, read iUrided hii, when placed between two numbers, **shows that the one on the left is to be divided by the one on the right.** The colon and the fractional form are also used to indicate division. Thus, a -=- ft. a : b, and -... | |
| Joseph Emerson Worcester - English language - 1908 - 400 pages
...altogether omitted; as, abc; xy. H-, or : divided by, denotes, when placed between two quantities, **that the one on the left is to be divided by the one on the right;** as, a -i- b; 8 -*- 4; a : 6. flS* Division is also indicated by making the dividend the numerator,... | |
| Gustavus Sylvester Kimball - Business mathematics - 1911 - 444 pages
...The sign of division is -7- and is read divided by. When this sign is placed between two numbers it **shows that the one on the left is to be divided by the one on the right;** as, 27-7-3=9, and is read 27 divided by 3=9. Division is also indicated by writing the dividend above... | |
| 1920 - 910 pages
...— n + l) „_„ 1 • 2 • 3 • 4 n ' . The sign H-, placed between two quantities, indicates **that the one on the left is to be divided by the one on the right;** as, a -i- b. Division may also be indicated by writing the quantities in place of the points; as, -r,... | |
| Edward Brooks - Mental arithmetic - 1873 - 188 pages
...the quotient. The symbol -f- is the sign of division ; when placed between two numbers, it denotes **that the one on the left is to be divided by the one on the right.** 3 LESSON X. Larger Numbers. In the previous lessons, numbers, though expressed by figures, have been... | |
| 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, 12-ьЗ=4, read, 12 divided by 3 equals 4. NOTE. — Division is also expressed by writing the... | |
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