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 ## Commercial Arithmetic

Oscar F. Williams - Arithmetic - 1894 - 307 pages
...Fraction by a Fraction. EXAMPLE.—Divide \$ by 4. OPERATION. 4 times ^ or 4- of 4. X 7=^ = , 4 Rules.—1. 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... ## Bradbury's Practical Arithmetic: Combining Oral and Written Exercises

William Frothingham Bradbury - Arithmetic - 1895 - 377 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, Eule. Invert the divisor... ## Bradbury's New Elementary Arithmetic: Comprising Oral and Written Work

William Frothingham Bradbury - Arithmetic - 1895 - 182 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... ## Children's Arithmetic by Grades: Essential elements. Fourth book, fifth year

William Estabrook Chancellor - Arithmetic - 1901 - 144 pages
...2ÎH"8 = 2ÏXï=2l 5 3 5 x 8 40 1 ! B 7 ' 8 7x3 21 - ' When we divide a fraction by a fraction, we multiply 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... ## Arithmetic: Intermediate : Essential Principles

William Estabrook Chancellor - Arithmetic - 1902 - 256 pages
...21:8~21X1~21 5 35x8 40 = 1 1 9 7 : 8 ~ 7 x 3 ~ 21 ~ "' ' When we divide a fraction by a fraction, we multiply 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... ## School Education, Volume 10

Education - 1891
...by another why is the divisor inverted? Ans. — When we divide a fraction by a fraction we commonly multiply the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor and the denominator of the dividend by the numerator of the divisor. The inversion of the divisor before... ## Mathematics for Business, Science, and Technology

Steven T. Karris - Mathematics - 2001 - 458 pages
...Business, Science, and Technology, Second Edition 1-19 Solution: Solution: For each of (a) , (b) and (c) we multiply the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor to obtain the numerator of the quotient; then we multiply the denominator of the dividend by the numerator... ## Mathematics for Business, Science, and Technology: With MATLAB and ...

Steven T. Karris - Business & Economics - 2003 - 599 pages
...for Business, Science, and Technology, Second Edition 1-19 Solution: For each of (a), (b) and (c) we multiply the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor to obtain the numerator of the quotient; then we multiply the denominator of the dividend by the numerator... 