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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

## The Youth's Assistant in Theorhetic [sic] and Practical Arithmetic: Designed ...

Zadock Thompson - Arithmetic - 1832 - 168 pages
...and, generally, ///. To divide by 10, 100, 1000, or 1 with any number of eiphers annexed: RULE. — Cut off as many figures from the right hand of the dividend as there are ciphers in the divisor; those on the left will be the quotient, and those on the right, the remainder. 8. Divide 46832101 by...

## The Youth's Assistant in Theorhetic [sic] and Practical Arithmetic: Designed ...

Zadock Thompson - Arithmetic - 1832 - 168 pages
...and, general!r» ///. To divide by 10, IC0, 1000, or 1 with any number of ciphers annexed: RULE. — Cut off as many figures from the right hand of the dividend as there arc ciphers in the divisor; those on the left _the quotient, and those on the right, the remainder,...

## The Arithmetical Manual

Samuel Read Hall - Arithmetic - 1832 - 288 pages
...4|00)640|00 400 160 160 2400 2400 00000 If the divisor only is terminated by ciphers, cut them off, and cut off, as many figures from the right hand of the dividend. Divide the remaining figures of the dividend by the significant figures of the divisor as usual. If...

## The North American Arithmetic: for advanced scholars. Part third

Frederick Emerson - Arithmetic - 1834 - 288 pages
...cut off from the dividend, on the right of the remainder. When the divisor is 10, 100, 1000, fyc., cut off as many figures from the right hand of the dividend as there are ciphers in the divisor; the other figures of the dividend will be the quotient, and the figures cut off will be the remainder....

## The North American Arithmetic: Uniting Oral and Written Exercises, in ...

Frederick Emerson - Arithmetic - 1834 - 216 pages
...in 91 621? 13. How many times 9060 are there in 287 000 ? When the divisor is 10, 100, 1000, SfC., cut off as many figures from the right hand of the...dividend, as there are ciphers in the divisor; the other figures of the dividend will be the quotient, and the figures cut off will be the remainder....

## The Western Arithmetic: Or, Pennsylvania and Ohio Accomptant: Being a Plain ...

James L. Connolly (mathematician.) - Arithmetic - 1835 - 250 pages
...off from thf 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 arc ciphers in the divisor ; and those figures, so cut off, are the remainder, and the other figures...

## A brief compendium of arithmetic

Benjamin Snowden - 1835
...12, 6, 7, 8, and 9. RULE 3. — When the Divisor has ciphers on the right hand, cut them off ; also cut off as many figures from the right hand of the Dividend, and divide by the left hand figure or figures of the Divisor. Examples. 2,0)17864,8 12,00)1068764,76...

## Practical Mercantile Arithmetic: In which the Theory and Practice of ...

Luther Ainsworth - Arithmetic - 1837 - 272 pages
...with any number of ciphers annexed, as 10, 100, 1000, 10000, &c. Q. What is the RULE in this Case ? A. Cut off as many figures from the right hand of the dividend as there are ciphers in the divisor, and the figures at the le.ft hand of the cut-off will bo the quotient, and those at the right hand,...