| James Gray - Arithmetic - 1883 - 152 pages
...which stand below each other, which will reduce them to three ; then multiply the second by the third, **and divide the Product by the first, the Quotient will be the** answer in the same name with the third term. PROOF. Invert the question. 1. If 100Z. in 12 months gain... | |
| James Bates Thomson - Business mathematics - 1884 - 344 pages
...second term; but when less, place the smaller for the second term, and the other for the first. III. **Multiply the second and third terms together, and...first; the quotient will be the fourth term or answer.** NOTES.—1. The factors common to ihe first and second, or to the first and third terms, should be... | |
| Thomas Hunter - Home schooling - 1884 - 670 pages
...the second term and the greater for the first. Multiplying the third term by the second and dividing **the product by the first, the quotient will be the fourth term or answer.** Compound Proportion, or the double Rule of Three, is applied to the solution of questions requiring... | |
| Edward Sylvester Ellis - Arithmetic - 1889 - 370 pages
...than the first. If the fourth term will be less than the third, make the second less than the first. **Multiply the second and third terms together and divide the product by the first : the quotient** is the fourth term, or term required. To TEACHER. — Proportion, formerly known aj the Rule of Three,... | |
| 1892 - 786 pages
...to that, and the whole problem of existence is easy and certain as a question in the Rule of Three. **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first,** and the quotient will be the answer ! Trust me, friend, before you come to my time of day, you will... | |
| Thomas Carlyle - Authors, Scottish - 1892 - 406 pages
...to that, and the whole problem of existence is easy and certain as a question in the Rule of Three. **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first,** and the quotient will be the answer ! Trust me, friend, before you come to my time of day, you will... | |
| Thomas Carlyle - 1896 - 522 pages
...to that, and the whole problem of existence is easy and certain as a question in the Rule of Three: **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first,** and, the quotient will be the answer. Trust me, friend, before you come to my time of day, you will... | |
| Thomas Carlyle - Clothing and dress - 1897 - 508 pages
...to that, and the whole problem of existence is easy and certain as a question in the Rule of Three : **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first,** and the quotient will be the answer. Trust me, friend, before you come to my time of day, you will... | |
| Nehemiah Hawkins - Steam engineering - 1898 - 230 pages
...of the two remaining numbers for the second term, and the greater for the first ; and in either case **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first** for the answer, which will always be of the same denomination as the third term. NOTE.— If the first... | |
| James Bates Thomson - 1899 - 344 pages
...less, place the smaller for the second term, and the other for the first. III. Multiply the second anil **third terms together, and divide the product by the...; the quotient will be the fourth term or answer.** NOTES. — 1. The factors common to the first and second, or to the first and third terms, should be... | |
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