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The number to be divided is called the dividend. The number by which we divide is called the divisor.
Arithmetic: Book One[-three - Page 177
by Edward Lee Thorndike - 1920

## A New System of Arithmetic, on the Cancelling Plan: Embracing the Rules of ...

Charles Guilford Burnham - Arithmetic - 1837 - 266 pages
...Multiplication. As in multiplication 2 numbers are required to perform the operation, so in division. The number to be divided is called the Dividend ;...number by which you divide is called the Divisor. The Dividend is to be regarded as the product of two factors, of which the Divisor is one, and the...

## The Mercantile Arithmetic: Adapted to the Commerece of the United States, in ...

Michael Walsh - Arithmetic - 1838 - 346 pages
...210 SIMPLE DIVISION Teachcth to find how often one number is contained in another of the same name. The number to be divided, is called the dividend. The number by which to divide, is called the divisor. The number of times the divisor is contained in the dividend, is...

## Arithmetic. [With] Key, Volume 1

Robert Goodacre - 1839 - 320 pages
...separate them into five equal parts, he finds that each part contains 8 marbles and that there are 3 left. The number to be divided is called the Dividend ; the number by which the dividend is divided is called the Divisor; the number which this operation produces is called the...

## A New System of Arithmetic, on the Cancelling Plan: Embracing the Rules of ...

Charles Guilford Burnham - Arithmetic - 1841 - 324 pages
...Multiplication. As in Multiplication two numbers are required to perform the operation, so in Division. The number to be divided is called the Dividend ;...number by which you divide is called the Divisor. The Dividend is to be regarded as the product of two factors, of which the Divisor is one, and the...

## Porter's New System of Mathematics: With the Addition of a Complete Ready ...

James H. Porter - Arithmetic - 1841 - 210 pages
...\$120,000. SIMPLE DIVISION TEACHETH to find how often one number is contained in another of the same name. The number to be divided is called the dividend. The number by which to divide is called the divisor. The number of times the divisor is contained in the dividend is called...

## The Seaman's Arithmetic

John Martin (of Kincardine.) - 1843 - 120 pages
...17544. SIMPLE DIVISION Teaches the method to discover how often one number is contained in another. The number to be divided is called the dividend ; the number by which you divide, the divisor ; the result of the division, the quotient ; and what remains over, the remainder. If the...

## The practical arithmetic

John Darby (teacher of mathematics.) - 1843 - 236 pages
...189103356. SIMPLE DIVISION. DIVISION is the method of finding how often one number is contained in another. The number to be divided is called the dividend. The number by which the dividend is to be divided, is called the divisor. The number of times the divisor is contained...

## A New System of Arithmetic and Mathematics

James H. Porter - Arithmetic - 1845 - 252 pages
...\$120,000. SIMPLE DIVISION TBACHETH to find how often one number is containe 1 in another of the same name. The number to be divided is called the dividend. The number by which to divide is called the divisor. The number of times the divisor is contained in the dividend is called...