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 ## The University Arithmetic: Embracing the Science of Numbers, and Their ...

Charles Davies - Arithmetic - 1850 - 412 pages
...of the remaining numbers in the first place, but when it is less place the greater there. IV. Then multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the ßrst term : the quotient will be the fourth term or answer sought, and will be of the same denomination... ## Arithmetic on the Productive System: Accompanied by a Key and Cubical Blocks

Roswell Chamberlain Smith - Arithmetic - 1850 - 314 pages
...the lowest denomination in it, then multiply the second and third terms together, and divide their product by the first, the quotient will be the fourth term or ansiver, in the same denomination wit/i the third term. CONTRACTIONS OF THE RULE. 85. Reduce the fractional... ## The young ladies' guide to practical arithmetic and book-keeping, with forms ...

G. Morrison - Arithmetic - 1851 - 130 pages
...greater than the third, place the least of the other two terms as the first ; but it' less, the contrary. Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first, and the quotient is the answer, and which is always of the same name with that to which the third term... ## The scholar's guide to arithmetic; or, A complete exercise-book

John Bonnycastle - 1851 - 300 pages
...necessary, to the same denomination, and the third to the lowest denomination mentioned in it. Then multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first, and the quotient will be the answer, in the same denomination that the third term was reduced to ;... ## The Western Practical Arithmetic ...: Containing a Great Variety of ...

Arithmetic - 1851 - 260 pages
...them till they are; and, if the third consist of several denominations, reduce it to the lowest, then Multiply the second and third terms together and divide the product by the FIRST, and the quotient will be the fourth term or answer. NOTE.— The answer will be of the same denomination... ## An Epitome of Navigation and Nautical Astronomy, with Improved Lunar Tables ...

Janet Taylor - Nautical astronomy - 1851 - 702 pages
...the first and third terms may be of the same kind, and the second the same am the number required. Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first term, then the quotient will be the answer in the same denomination as the second term, observing to... ## Encyclopædia Americana: A Popular Dictionary of Arts, Sciences ..., Volume 11

Francis Lieber - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1851 - 618 pages
...less, place the greater of these 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 term for the answer, which will always be of the same denomination as the third term.—Note I. If... ## Encyclopædia Americana: A Popular Dictionary of Arts, Sciences ..., Volume 11

Francis Lieber, Edward Wigglesworth, Henry Vethake - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1851 - 626 pages
...less, place the greater of these 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 term for the answer, which will always be of the same denomination as the third term. — Note 1. If... ## An Elementary Arithmetic Designed for Academies and Schools: Also Serving as ...

George Roberts Perkins - Arithmetic - 1851 - 356 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 thejlrst term. NOTE.—Since there is a ratio between the first and second terms, they mast be reduced... 