| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Conic sections - 1865 - 472 pages
...D = B x C byJi, , * B x C we have D = — ^ — . That is, to find the fourth term of a proportion, **multiply the second and third terms together and divide the product by the first** term. This is the Kule of Three of Arithmetic. This equation shows that any one of the four terms can... | |
| George Roberts Perkins - 1865 - 360 pages
...written the three terms of the proportion, or, ax usually expressed, having stated the question, then **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the** fast term. NOTE. — Since there is a ratio between the first and second lerms, they must be reduced... | |
| W H. Wingate - 1865 - 150 pages
...and the third may be also reduced, to facilitate the operation; then multiply the third by the second **and divide the product by the first, the quotient will be the fourth** proportional or answer in the same denomination as that to which the third term was reduced. Find a... | |
| John Purdue Bidlake - Arithmetic - 1866 - 226 pages
...terms to the same name, and the third, if necessary, to the lowest denomination mentioned in it. 5th. **Multiply the second and third terms together and divide...the product by the first ; the quotient will be the** answer in the same name that the third term was reduced to. The workiny may be arranged in various... | |
| Edward Thomas Stevens - 1866 - 434 pages
...the remaining term in the first place. Reduce the first and second terms to the same denomination. **Multiply the second and third terms together, and...the product by the first. The quotient will be the** answer required. COMPOUND PROPORTION. — Find the quantity which is of the same kind as that in which... | |
| John Fair Stoddard - Arithmetic - 1868 - 430 pages
...larger of the two remaining terms for the second term ; if less, the smaller for the second term. 3. **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first.** (382, 1.) Or, Divide the third term by the ratio of the first term to (he second. (382, 3J QUESTIONS.... | |
| John Fair Stoddard - Arithmetic - 1888 - 480 pages
...larger of the two remaining terms for the second term ; if less, the smaller for the second term. 3. **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first.** (382, I.) Or, Divide the third term by the ratio of the first term to the second. (382, 3.) QUESTIONS.... | |
| John Groesbeck - Arithmetic - 1868 - 350 pages
...denomination, and if the third term is a compound number, reduce it to the lowest term mentioned in it. Then **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first** term: the quotient will be the fourth term, or answer. EXAMPLES. 1. If 25 barrels of flour cost $165,... | |
| Education - 1868 - 802 pages
...write the greater of the two remaining terms for the second, and the less for the first," &c. ; ;'then **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first."** Not a word was said by book or teacher of Ratio, Antecedent or Consequent. If we learned anything it... | |
| Thomas Tucker Smiley - 1868 - 240 pages
...second terms to the same denomination, and to the lowest denomination mentioned in 3ither of them. 3. **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first** term ; the result will be he fourth term, or answer, in the same denomination to vhich the third term... | |
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