| 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... | |
| 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... | |
| Theodore Lucas, Frank Duncan Graham, Nehemiah Hawkins - Marine engineering - 1918 - 940 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. EXAMPLE. If 40 tons... | |
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