Books Books 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. Easy Introduction to Mathematics - Page 116
by Charles Butler - 1814 ## New Practical Arithmetic

Eugene L. Dubbs - Arithmetic - 1901 - 462 pages
...for the second term, and the greater for the first. 3. Multiply together the second and third terms, and divide the product by the first. The quotient will be the fourth term, or answer. 1. If a man can plow 15 acres in 4 days, how many acres can he plow in 10 days ? 2. If 12 tons of coal... ## Hand Book of Calculations for Engineers and Firemen: Relating to the Steam ...

Nehemiah Hawkins - Steam engineering - 1901 - 354 pages
...les the two remaining numbers for the second term, and tin. greater for the Arst; 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... 