| John Groesbeck - Arithmetic - 1868 - 358 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,... | |
| Joseph Ray - Arithmetic - 1857 - 360 pages
...number for the second term, and the greater for the first 3. Multiply the third term by the second, **and divide the product by the first ; the quotient will be the** answer in the denomination of the third term. NOTES. — 1. If the first and second terms contain different... | |
| rev. Frederick Calder - 1869 - 258 pages
...and if the third term consist of several denominations, reduce it to the lowest name mentioned. Then **multiply the second and third terms together, and...the product by the first : the quotient will be the** answer or fourth term, expressed in the same denomination as that in which the third term was left.... | |
| John Groesbeck - Business mathematics - 1871 - 370 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,... | |
| Francis Young (F.R.G.S.) - 1872 - 204 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. Ex. 1. — If two tons of coals cost 44!,... | |
| John Groesbeck - 1872 - 374 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,... | |
| John Homer French - Arithmetic - 1872 - 348 pages
...the third term ; and for the second, when it is to be greater. IH. For the fourth or unknown term, **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the** first'term. NOTES. — 1. When the terms of the first ratio are of different denominations, they must... | |
| Barnard Smith - Arithmetic - 1873 - 366 pages
...second terms together for a final second term, and retain the former third term. In this final stating **multiply the second and third terms together and divide...the product by the first. The quotient will be the** answer to the question in the denomination to which the third term was reduced." Ex. 1. If a tradesman... | |
| H T. Sortwell - 1873 - 176 pages
...first place. Step III. If necessary, reduce the first and second terms to the same denomination. Step **IV. Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first.** It Example (1). If a man can walk 112 miles in 7 days, how far will he walk in 48 days 1 , .. Here,... | |
| Thomas W. Piper - 1874 - 352 pages
...reduce them to one denomination before proceeding any further. II. RULE FOR SOLVING THE PROPORTION.— **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first.** Ex. 1. If 6 men earn 42s., how much will 36 men earn ? Here the answer must evidently be in wages,... | |
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