Books Books It will be seen that we multiply the denominator of the dividend by the numerator of the divisor for the denominator of the quotient, and the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor for the numerator of the quotient. The Youth's Assistant in Theoretic and Practical Arithmetic: Designed for ... - Page 94
by Zadock Thompson - 1838 - 164 pages ## The Eclectic Teacher and Kentucky School Journal, Volume 1

Education - 1876
...same as that obtained by multiplying the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor, and the denominator of the dividend by the numerator of the divisor. Hence the rule for inverting the divisor. QUESTIONS. COVINGTON, KY. — 36. Where and whence did the... ## Annual report of the superintendent of public instruction. 31st ..., Issue 32

...and denominator of the divisor respectively, when it can be done without a remainder. II. Otherwise, multiply the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor for the numerator of the quotient, and multiply the denominator of the dividend by the numerator of the... ## Elementary Arithmetic

John Homer French - 1878
...— -y ~- ° — 3 OI -9 — 2? merator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor (5x4= 20), and the denominator of the dividend by the numerator of the divisor (9 x 3 = 27). If we change the places of the SECOND SOLUTION. terms of the divisor, and multi- i ~=~... ## Bradbury's Eaton's Practical Arithmetic ...

...the correct 7 ' 5 7 2 ~~ 14' result. By Art. 118 b, AX5 = tf, Ans. It wUl be seen that we multiply the denominator of the dividend by the numerator of the divisor for the denominator of the quotient, and the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor... ## Bradbury's Eaton's Practical Arithmetic: Combining Oral and Written Exercises

William Frothingham Bradbury - 1882 - 374 pages
...denominator of the dividend by the numerator of the divisor for the denominator of the quotient, and the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor for the numerator of the quotient. Hence, To divide a fraction by a fraction, Rule. Invert the divisor... ## Ray's Elementary Arithmetic: Embracing Mental and Written Exercises, for ...

Joseph Ray - Arithmetic - 1879 - 192 pages
...CONCLUSION. — Therefore, the quotient of J -s- \$ is f = 1 \. These quotients may be obtained by multiplying the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor for the numerator of the quotient, and the denominator of the dividend by the numerator of the divisor... ## The engineers' manual of the Local marine examinations

Thomas Liddell Ainsley - 1880
...divided by the numerator of the divisor. For, reducing the two fractions to a common denominator, we multiply the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor, and the numerator of the divisor by the denominator of the dividend ; and then dividing the former... ## Howard's Anglo-American Art of Reckoning: The Standard Teacher and Referee ...

C. Frusher Howard - Ready-reckoners - 1884 - 126 pages
...956)»+9956+f|X&=99,131,892#A. DIVISION OF FRACTIONS. Rule : Reduce whole and mixed numbers to improper fractions, then multiply the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor and divide the product by the other two terms ; or, Reduce to a common denominator and divide the numerator... ## The Science of Education Designed as a Text-book for Teachers

Francis Bolles Palmer - Child development - 1887 - 341 pages
...take the rule for dividing a fraction by a fraction. It may be stated in any one of three forms: i. Multiply the numerator of the dividend by the denominator...the numerator of the divisor for a new denominator. 2. Invert the divisor and multiply. 3. Multiply the reciprocal of the divisor by the numerical dividend.... 