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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

## North American Arithmetic: Part Second and Part Third, Part 2

Frederick Emerson - Arithmetic - 1846 - 216 pages
...91621? 13. How many times 9060 are there in 287 000 ? When the divisor is 10, 100, 1000, <\$•<:., 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 wil be the remainder. 14....

## Practical Arithmetic, Uniting the Inductive with the Synthetic Mode of ...

James Bates Thomson - Arithmetic - 1846 - 336 pages
...divides it by 1000; removing four, divides it by 10000, &c. Hence, 8O. To divide by 10, 100, 1000, &c. 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. 7. How many...

## The North American Arithmetic: Part Third, for Advanced Scholars

Frederick Emerson - Arithmetic - 1846 - 288 pages
...cut off from the dividend, on the right of the remainder. When the divisor is 10, 100, 1000, <£-c., cut off as many figures from the right hand of the dividend as there one ciphers in the divisor; the other figures of the dividend will be the quotient, and the figures...

## Practical Arithmetic, Uniting the Inductive with the Synthetic Mode of ...

James Bates Thomson - Arithmetic - 1846 - 336 pages
...it by 10000, &c. Hence, 8O. To divide by 10, 100, 1000, &c. Cut of as many figures from the rig/it hand of the dividend as there are ciphers in the divisor. The remaining figures of the dividend will be the quotient, and those cut ojf the remainder. 7. How many...

## HIGHER ARITHMETIC; OR THE SCIENCE AND APPLICATION OF NUMBERS; COMBINING THE ...

JAMES B. THOMSON - 1847
...it by 1000 ; removing four, divides it by 10000, &c. Hence, 131. To divide by 10, 100, 1000, <fec. 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. 8. In one...

## Higher Arithmetic: Or, The Science and Application of Numbers: Combining the ...

James Bates Thomson - 1847 - 422 pages
...it by 1000 ; removing four, divides it by 10000, &c. Hence, 131. To divide by 10, 100, 1000, <fec. Cut off as many figures from the right hand of the dividend at there are ciphers in the divisor. The remaining figures of the dividend will be the quotient, and...

## Higher Arithmetic; Or, The Science and Application of Numbers: Combining the ...

James Bates Thomson - Arithmetic - 1848 - 422 pages
...a number ? How docs this appear J ARTS. 130-132.] DIVISION. 77 131. To divide by 10, 100, 1000, &c. 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 lie the quotient, and those cut off the remainder. 8. In one...

## Arithmetic: In which the Principles of Operating by Numbers are Analytically ...

Daniel Adams - Arithmetic - 1848 - 312 pages
...dividing by 1000, &". Hence, To divide by 1 with any number of ciphers annexed, RULE. Cut off", by a line, as many figures from the right hand of the dividend as there are ciphers in the divisor. The figures at the left of the line will be the quotient, and , those at the right the remainder. . EXAMPLES...