| Arithmetic - 1845 - 196 pages
...VULGAR FRACTIONS. RULE. Prepare the given terms, if necessary, and state (hem as in whole numbers ; **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first** Or, Invert the dividing term, and multiply the three terms together, as in Multiplication. EXAMPLES.... | |
| John Budge - 1845 - 248 pages
...SHROUD-LAID* ROPE. RULE — State the question as in direct proportion, square the first and third terms, **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first.** EXAMPLE. How many standard yarns, or threads, are there in a 14-inch capstan rope ? in. yarns. in.... | |
| rev. Frederick Calder - 1848 - 190 pages
...and if the third term consist of several denominations, reduce it to the lowest name mentioned. Then **multiply the second and third terms together, and...the product by the first: the quotient will be the** answer or fourth term, expressed in the same denomination as that in which the third term was left.... | |
| Isaiah Steen - 1848 - 316 pages
...that place. Then, the first two terms being reduced to the same simple denomination, when necessary, **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first** term; the quotient is the answer, or fourth proportional required; and it is always of the same denomination... | |
| William B. Young - Ready-reckoners - 1848 - 320 pages
...second Terms to the same Jenomination, and to the lowest denomination mentioned in either of them@ ihen **multiply the second and third Terms together, and divide the product by the first** Term, the result will be the fourth Term or answer, in the same de nomination to which the third Term... | |
| Nathan Daboll, David Austin Daboll - Arithmetic - 1849 - 260 pages
...the least of the two remaining numbers fqr the second term, and the greater for the first term ; 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 name "of the third term EXAMPLES. 1. If 6 yards... | |
| J. M. Scribner - Mechanical engineering - 1849 - 286 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... | |
| Rufus Putnam - Arithmetic - 1849 - 276 pages
...for the second term, and the other for the first. Divide the product of the second and third terms **by the first; the quotient will be the fourth term or answer.** The first and second terms must be of the same denomination ; the fourth will be of the same denomination... | |
| Charles Guilford Burnham - 1850 - 350 pages
...expresses the demand, for the first, and the remaining term of the condition for the second term. II. **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first.** III. If the first or second terms consist of different denominations, reduce both to the lowest mentioned.... | |
| George Roberts Perkins - Arithmetic - 1850 - 364 pages
...written the three terms of the proportion, or, as usually expressed, having stated the question, then **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first** term. NOTE. — Since there is a ratio between the firsthand second terms, they must be reduced to... | |
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