| Zadock Thompson - Arithmetic - 1832 - 168 pages
...a dollar then is the price of one bushel. Hence, 228. To divide a fraction by a fraction. RULE. — **Multiply the numerator of the dividend by the denominator...new denominator. NOTE. — In practice, it will be** most convenient to invert the divisor, and then proceed as in Art. 224. QUESTIONS FOR PRACTICE. 2.... | |
| Frederick Emerson - Arithmetic - 1833 - 198 pages
...Multiply numerator by numerator, and denominator by denominator. To divide a fraction by a fraction, — **Multiply the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor,** Jor a numerator; and multiply the denominator of the dividend by the numerator of the divisor, for... | |
| Frederick Emerson - Arithmetic - 1834 - 288 pages
...multiply the denominator of the dividend by the numerator of the divisor for a new denominator, and **the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor for a new numerator.** Compound fractions are to be reduced to simple ones, and mixed numbers to improper fractions, before... | |
| Frederick Emerson - Arithmetic - 1832 - 344 pages
...Multiply numerator by numerator, and denominator by denominator. To divide a fraction by a fraction, — **Multiply the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor, for a** numerator; and multiply the denominator of the div(end by the numerator of the divisor, for a denominator... | |
| Frederick Emerson - Arithmetic - 1834 - 202 pages
...Multiply the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor, for a numerator; and multiply **the denominator of the dividend by the numerator of the divisor, for a** denominator 19. Multiply the fraction, ^'5, by 38. 20. Divide the fraction, -fa, by 145. 21. Multiply... | |
| Ebenezer Bailey - Algebra - 1835 - 258 pages
...we then divide the numerator of the one by the numerator of the other, which gives us ^- . But if we **multiply the. numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor,** and the denominator ot the dividend by the numerator of the divisor, we shall obtain the same result... | |
| B[enjamin] Franklin Callender - Measurement - 1836 - 226 pages
...divide a fraction by a fraction ; that is, to find how many times one fraction is contained in another. **Multiply the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor, for** the numerator of the quotient. Then multiply the denominator of the dividend by the numerator of the... | |
| Mathematics - 1836
...fraction, and divide the product by its numerator. Thus, 9 ;J° ' 19 92. When the dividend is a fraction, **multiply the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor** fur 10 „ 500 ле 5 — .50,— ,or55T. quotient is -7— ; for, multiplying this by ttie aenommator... | |
| Euclid, James Thomson - Geometry - 1837 - 390 pages
...(according to No. 8.), and divided by 5 (according to No. 9.). 18. To divide one fraction by another, **multiply the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor,** to find the numerator of the quotient; and, to find its denominator, multiply the denominator of the... | |
| Peirpont Edward Bates Botham - Arithmetic - 1837 - 238 pages
...the method already mentioned for reducing them to a common denominator. Hence the following rule : **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 first product will be the... | |
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