| Edson Homer Taylor, Fiske Allen - Mathematics - 1922 - 176 pages
...first term of the multiplier. Hence in division the first term of the quotient is found by dividing **the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor.** 3. The dividend is the sum of the products found by multiplying the divisor by each term of the quotient.... | |
| Marquis Joseph Newell - 1920 - 428 pages
...I. Arrange the dividend and divisor in the same order of powers of some common literal number. II. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor, and write the result** as the first term of the quotient. III. Multiply the whole divisor by the first term of the quotient,... | |
| Julius Lederer Neufeld - Algebra - 1920 - 424 pages
...numbers, the terms of 'the quotient are all plus. The first term of each quotient is obtained by dividing **the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor, and** in the succeeding terms of the quotient, the powers of the first "number decrease by 1 and the powers... | |
| Joint Textbook Committee of the Paper Industry - Paper industry - 1921 - 472 pages
...one of the letters, placing them in the same relative positions as for long division in arithmetic. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor, and** the result will be the first term of the quotient; multiply the divisor by the first term of the quotient... | |
| John Charles Stone - Mathematics - 1921 - 266 pages
...according to the descending or ascending powers of some letter, the same letter being used in both. 2. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor** to obtain the first term of the quotient. 3. Multiply the whole divisor by this term of the quotient,... | |
| John Bascom Hamilton, Herbert Earle Buchanan - Mathematics - 1921 - 310 pages
...above both are arranged in descending powers of x. 2. Obtain the first term of the quotient by dividing **the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor,** ie, 3x4-5- x2 = 3x2. 3. Multiply the divisor by this partial product, placing the result under the... | |
| Walter Wilson Hart - Mathematics - 1923 - 444 pages
...Arrange the dividend and the divisor in either ascending or descending powers of some common letter. 2. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor, and write the result** as the first term of the quotient. 3. Multiply the whole divisor by the first term of the quotient... | |
| Edward Ira Edgerton, Perry Amherst Carpenter - Algebra - 1923 - 426 pages
...ascending or descending powers of a common letter. (2) Obtain the first term of the quotient by dividing **the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor.** (3) Multiply the entire divisor by the first term of the quotient, and subtract the result from the... | |
| Edward Ira Edgerton, Perry Amherst Carpenter - Algebra - 1924 - 490 pages
...dividend and divisor according to either the ascending or descending powers of a common letter. (2) **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor** to obtain the first term of the quotient. (3) Midtiply the entire divisor by the term of the quotient... | |
| Herbert Edwin Hawkes, William Arthur Luby, Frank Charles Touton - Algebra - 1926 - 456 pages
...according to the descending (or ascending) powers of some common letter, called the letter of arrangement. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor and write the result** as the first term of the quotient. Multiply the divisor by the first term of the quotient and subtract,... | |
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