| George Willson - Arithmetic - 1836 - 202 pages
...mentioned in it.* * It is often better to reduce the lower denominations to the decimal of the highest. 3. **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first,** and the quotient will be the answer, in that denomination which the third term was left in. In arranging... | |
| Abel Flint - Geometry - 1837 - 338 pages
...is calculated accordingly. GENERAL ROLE. 1. State the question in every case, as already taught : 2. **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first. The** manner of taking natural sines and tangents from the tables, is the same as for logarithmic sines and... | |
| Peirpont Edward Bates Botham - Arithmetic - 1837 - 252 pages
...question. The first and third terms must be of one name. The second term of -divers denominations. **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first** term ; the quotient thence arising will be the Answer. OBS. This rule is founded on the obvious principle,... | |
| Luther Ainsworth - Arithmetic - 1837 - 306 pages
...direct, 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** you left the second term in, arid must be brought to the denomination required by the question. Q.... | |
| Robert Simson (master of Colebrooke house acad, Islington.) - 1838 - 206 pages
...When the terms are stated and reduced, how do you proceed in order to find a fourth proportional? I **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first, the quotient** is the answer. In what name are the product of the second and third terms, the quotient, and the remainder... | |
| Thomas Holliday - Surveying - 1838 - 404 pages
...3.—By arithmetical computation. Having stated the question according to the proper rule or case, **multiply the second and third terms together and divide the product by the first,** and the quotient will be the fourth term required for the natural number. But in working by logarithms,... | |
| George Willson - Arithmetic - 1838 - 194 pages
...mentioned in it.* * It is often better to reduce the lower denominations to tha daeimil «f the highest 3. **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first,** and the quotient will be the answer, in that denomination which the third term was bft in. In arranging... | |
| Jason M. Mahan - Arithmetic - 1839 - 312 pages
...denomination, reduce both to the lowest in either, and the third to its lowest denomination mentioned. **Multiply the second and third terms together, and...the product by the first : the quotient will be the** answer to the question, in the same denomination you left the third term in. Proof. — Invert the... | |
| Joseph Stockton - Arithmetic - 1839 - 218 pages
...the first, but if less place the greater for the first term, and the remaining one for the second. **Multiply the second and third terms together, and...the product by the first ; the quotient will be the** answer required. EXAMPLES. 1. If 30 horses plow 12 acres, how many will 40 horses plow in the same... | |
| Joseph Stockton - Arithmetic - 1839 - 216 pages
...the middle term (if compound) to its lowest, and proceed according to the following -*» RULE. \ « **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first; the quotient** wilfbe the fourth term, or answer, in the same name with the PROOF. Invert the question, making the... | |
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