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 ## Rudimentary Treatise on Arithmetic

John Radford Young - Arithmetic - 1852 - 192 pages
...13956 3377 Whenever your divisor ends in ciphers or zeros, cut them off, or fancy them rubbed out, and cut off as many figures from the right hand of the dividend : then proceed with the work just as you would do if neither the ciphers nor the figures cut off were... ## The North American Arithmetic: part first and part second, Part 2

Frederick Emerson - 1853
...How many times 9060 are there in 287 000 ? When the divisor is 10, 100, 1000, <\$•i:., cut off at 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: Part Second, Uniting Oral and Written ...

Frederick Emerson - Arithmetic - 1854 - 216 pages
...621? 13. How many times 9060 are there in 287 000 ? When the divisor is 10, 100, 1000, #c., cut of 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.... ## Indroduction to the National Arithmetic ...

Benjamin Greenleaf - 1854
...over the divisor and annexed to the quotient. Hence the share of each man is 35 i^ dollars. RULE. — Cut off as many figures from the right hand of the dividend as there are ciphers in Ike divisor, and the figures on the left hand of lite separatrix will be the quotient, and those on... ## Rudiment: Treatise on Arithmetic, with Key, Volume 2

J. R. Young - 1854
...13956 3377 Whenever your dicisor ends in ciphers or zeros, cut them off, or fancy them rubbed out, and cut off as many figures from the right hand of the dividend : then proceed with the work just as you would do if neither the ciphers nor the figures cut off were... ## Practical Arithmetic: Uniting the Inductive with the Synthetic Mode of ...

James Bates Thomson - Arithmetic - 1858 - 384 pages
...divides it by 100 ; removing three divides it by 1000, &c. Hence, 80, To divide by 10, 100, 1000, &c. Cut off as many figures from the right hand of the dividend as there aré ciphers in the divisor. The remaining figurée of the dividend will be the quotient, and those... ## Rudiments of Arithmetic: Containing Numerous Exercises for the Slate and ...

James Bates Thomson - Arithmetic - 1859 - 128 pages
...it by 1000 ; . removing four, divides It by 10000, &c. Hence, 67. To divide by 10, 100, 1000, <fec. Cut off as many figures from the right hand of the dividend as tliere are ciphers in tlie divisor. Tlie remaining figures of tlie dividend will be the quotient, and... ## Higher Arithmetic : Or, The Science and Application of Numbers ..., Book 6

James Bates Thomson - Arithmetic - 1860 - 422 pages
...it by 10000, &c. Hence, J 31. 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 tfie dividend will be the quotient, and those cut off the remainder. 8. In one... ## Arithmetical Foundation: Comprising Mental and Written Exercises in the Four ...

Henry Jackson - Arithmetic - 1861 - 72 pages
...When the divisor is 10, 100, 1000, or 1 with any number of ciphers on the right hand of it, separate as many figures from the right hand of the dividend as there are ciphers in the divisor; the figures thus separated from the dividend, compose the remainder, and the other figares of the dividend,... 