| 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... | |
| New Hampshire dept. of publ. instruction - 1878
...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... | |
| John Homer French - 1878 - 234 pages
...— -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 ~=~... | |
| William Frothingham Bradbury - 1879 - 392 pages
...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... | |
| William Frothingham Bradbury - 1882 - 416 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... | |
| Joseph Ray - Arithmetic - 1879 - 200 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... | |
| 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... | |
| 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... | |
| 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.... | |
| Charles Scott Venable - Arithmetic - 1888 - 376 pages
...most readily 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,** and then dividing; or, by inverting the divisor, and multiplying. 4. How many pounds of coffee at $£... | |
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