Books Books Cut off- as many figures from the right hand of the dividend as there are ciphers in the divisor. The remaining figures of the dividend will be the quotient, and those cut off the remainder. Pike's System of Arithmetick Abridged: Designed to Facilitate the Study of ... - Page 31
by Nicolas Pike, Dudley Leavitt - 1827 - 200 pages ## Cockers Arithmetick, perused by J. Hawkins

Edward Cocker - 1736
...the right Side thereof, Comiuing the Cyphers J /ou may cut off" fo man/ Chap. 7. Whole Numbers. 49 many Figures from the right Hand of the Dividend, as there are Cyphers before the Divifsr, and let the remaining Numbers in the Dividend, be divided by the remaining... ## The Accomplished Tutor: Or, Complete System of Liberal Education ..., Volume 1

Thomas Hodson - Education - 1806
...hand, with nothing but cyphers on the right hand thereof, the divifion is performed at once, by cutting off as many figures from the right hand of the dividend as there are cyphers in the divifor : the remainder of the dividend is the quotient. See the following examples:—... ## The Pupil's Guide to Practical Arithmetic, Containing All the Rules, which ...

Jonathan Grout - Arithmetic - 1809 - 107 pages
...57» 3 1000)7654 i |+J9 53» Quo. ?.; jtj-~:4;o Rent. 40I9 When the divifor is i0, t bo, i000, &c. Cut off as many figures from the right hand of the dividend, as there are cyphers in the divifor, and the work is done ; thofe figures on the left hand will be the quotient,... ## Easy Introduction to Mathematics, Volume 1

Charles Butler - 1814
...divisor. RULE. Cutoff the ciphers by a thin straight stroke drawn between them and the other figures ; and cut off' as many figures from the right hand of the dividend as there are ciphers cut ofi' from the divisor ; then divide the remaining figures in the dividend by the remaining figures... ## Practical and Mental Arithmetic on a New Plan: In which Mental Arithmetic is ...

Roswell Chamberlain Smith - Arithmetic - 1844 - 284 pages
...RULE. it. What, then, is the rale for dividing by 10, 100, &e.7 A. Cut off as many places or figures a* the right hand of the dividend, as there are ciphers in the divisor. * ч Q. What are the figures cut off I A. The remainder. У- What are the other figure» f A. The quotient.... ## Daboll's Schoolmaster's Assistant: Improved and Enlarged, Being a Plain ...

Nathan Daboll - Arithmetic - 1815 - 240 pages
...10S. . Jlns. 1345 10. Divide 1575360 by 144. Jlns. 10940 2. To divide by 10, 100,. 1000, &c. RULE. Cut off as many figures from the right hand of the dividend as there are cyphers in the divisor, and these figures so cut off are the remainder ; and the other figures of the... ## Staniford's Practical Arithmetic ...: Adapted Principally to Federal Currency

Daniel Staniford - Arithmetic - 1818 - 324 pages
...11000 Rein. 39607— 134 Rem. CASE V. To divide by 10, 100, 1000; &c. RULE. Cut off as many places from the right hand of the dividend, as there are...right hand figures cut off will be the remainder. EXAMPLES. 11. Divide 787484 by 10. . . Answer, 78748T\ 12. ... 787484 by 100. . . Answer, 7874Tv£... ## Daboll's Schoolmaster's Assistant: Improved and Enlarged. Being a Plain ...

Nathan Daboll - Arithmetic - 1818 - 240 pages
...by 108. Jlns. 1345 10. Divide 1575360 by 144. .3ns. 10940 2. To divide by 10, 100, 1000, &c. RULE. Cut off as many figures from the right hand of the dividend as there are cyphers in the divisor, and these figures so cut off are the remainder ; and the other figures of the... ## Daboll's Schoolmaster's Assistant, Improved and Enlarged: Eing a Plain ...

Nathan Daboll - Arithmetic - 1823 - 240 pages
....9ns. 3018 Jl .9ns. 17359^ .9tis. ill8f| ^ns. 1345 ,9ns. 10940 2. To divide by 10, IC0, 1000, &c. RULE. Cut off as many figures from the right hand of the dividend as (here are cyphers in the divisor, and these figures so cut 08' are the remainder i and the other figures... 