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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

## An Elementary Treatise on Arithmetic, in Theory and Practice: Adapted to the ...

James Ryan - Arithmetic - 1827 - 272 pages
...denomination sevens.* 32. Any number is divided by 10, 100, 1000, &c. by cutting off as many digits from the right hand of the dividend, as there are ciphers in the divisor. The digits thus cut off express the remainder, and the remaining digits of the dividend the quotient. Thus,...

## Arithmetick Theoretically and Practically Illustrated

B. M. Tyler - Arithmetic - 1827 - 287 pages
...divisor is 1 with a cipher, or ciphers, to the right hand, we have only to cut off as many figures at the right hand of the dividend, as there are ciphers in the divisor ; — the figures cut off will be th« remainder, and the others, the quotient. 61. Divide 123'456'789 by lO'OOO....

## Daboll's Schoolmaster's Assistant: Improved and Enlarged. Being a Plain ...

Nathan Daboll - Arithmetic - 1828 - 240 pages
...in the first remainder. EXAMPLES. Divide 162641 by 72 2. To divide by 10, 100, 1000, &c. RULE. — Cut off as many figures from the right hand of the dividend as there are ciphers in the divisor, and these figures so cut off arc the remainder ; and the other figures of the dividend are the quotient....

## The Federal Calculator: Or, A Concise System of Practical Arithmetic

William Slocomb - 1828 - 137 pages
...duo. 687 Rem. 7954 33867 o 4. When the divisor is 10, 100, 1000, or a unit with any number of cyphers. Cut off as many figures from the right hand of the dividend as thoro are cyphers in the divisor, and the work is done. The figures which remain of the dividend are...

## The Youth's Assistant in Theoretic and Practical Arithmetic ...

Zadock Thompson - Arithmetic - 1828 - 216 pages
...and generally, ///. To divide hy 10, 100, 1000, or 1 with any nemher ofcipiters annexed ; RULE — Cut off as many figures from the right hand of the dividend as there are ciphers in the divisor; thnse on the left will he the quotient, and thnse on the right, the remainder. much mong 100 men, how...

## Connolly's Arithmetic: Or, The Ohio Accomptant: Being a Plain Practical ...

James L. Connolly (mathematician.) - Arithmetic - 1829 - 250 pages
...off from the dividend, and you will have the true remainder. When the divisor is 10, 100, 1000, &c. cut off as many figures from the right hand of the dividend, as there are ciphers in the divisor 5 nnd those figures, so cut off, are the remainder,**"^ the other figures of the dividend are the quotientEXAMFLE9....

## The Practical Arithmetic: In which the Principles of Operating by Numbers ...

Arithmetic - 1829 - 180 pages
...the dividend undivided. Therefore, When the divisor is 1, with any number of ciphers annexed, RULE. Cut off as many figures from the right hand of the dividend ; the figures on the LEFT will constitute the quotient' and those on the RIGHT, the remainder. EXAMPLES....

## The Elements of Arithmetic

Augustus De Morgan - Algebra - 1830 - 136 pages
...4)132976 33244 10)2717316 100)33429(334 300 271731 andrem.6 342 300 400 29 This is then the rule:—Cut off as many figures from the right hand of the dividend as there are ciphers. These figures will be the remainder, and the rest of the dividend will be the quotient. Or we may prove...