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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

## The Teacher's Assistant: Or, A System of Practical Arithmetic: Wherein the ...

Arithmetic - 1831 - 198 pages
...and if the third term consist of several denominations, reduce it to its lowest denomination; then, Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first term: the quotient will be the answer. Note. — The product of the second and third termsis of the...

## A New and Easy Introduction to the Mathematics: Containing. A system of ...

Ira Wanzer - Arithmetic - 1831 - 396 pages
...Then multiply the second and third terms together, and divide their product by the first term, and the quotient will be the fourth term, or answer, in. the same denomination as the third term; which may be brought into any other denomination required.^ Note 1. — When the...

## The Teacher's Assistant: Or, A System of Practical Arithmetic: Wherein the ...

Arithmetic - 1831 - 198 pages
...denominatiop; then, multiply te second and third terms together, and divide the product by the rst term ; the quotient will be the fourth term, or answer in the same enomination as the second, or that to which the second was reduced. EXAMPLE. If 2 yards of muslin cost...

## The Youth's Assistant in Theoretic and Practical Arithmetic: Designed for ...

Zadock Thompson - Arithmetic - 1832 - 186 pages
...less, write the least of the other two given numbers for the third term, and the greater for the first. Multiply the second and third terms together, and...the product by the first, the quotient will be the answer. tion. PROPORTION. QUESTIONS FOR PRACTICE. 4. If 15 bushela of corn cost \$7.50, what will 25...

## The Youth's Assistant in Theorhetic [sic] and Practical Arithmetic: Designed ...

Zadock Thompson - Arithmetic - 1832 - 188 pages
...less, write the least of the other two given numbers for the third term, and the greater for the first. Multiply the second and third terms together, and...the product by the first, the quotient will be the answer. NOTE. — Before stating the question, the first and third terms must be reduced to the same...

## A New System of Arithmetick: In which the Rules are Familiarly Demonstrated ...

William Ruger (A.B.) - Arithmetic - 1832 - 288 pages
...Prepare the given terms, as in Multiplication, and state the question the same as in whole numbers; then multiply the second and third terms together and divide the product by the first: Or, invert the first term, and multiply the three together, as in Multiplication ; the last product...

## The Theory and Practice of Surveying: Containing All the Instructions ...

Robert Gibson - Surveying - 1832 - 290 pages
...be as much greater or less than the third as the second term is greater or less than the first, then multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first term, and the quotient will be the answer ; — in the same denomination with the third term. EXAMPLES....

## Encyclopędia Americana: A Popular Dictionary of Arts, Sciences ..., Volume 11

...less, place the greater of diese two terms on the left, and the less in the middle ; and in both cases, multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first tenu for the answer, which will always be of the same denomination as die' third term.— .Vote 1....