| Oscar F. Williams - Arithmetic - 1894 - 366 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... | |
| William Frothingham Bradbury - Arithmetic - 1895 - 398 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... | |
| William Frothingham Bradbury - Arithmetic - 1895 - 202 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... | |
| William Estabrook Chancellor - Arithmetic - 1901 - 152 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... | |
| William Estabrook Chancellor - Arithmetic - 1902 - 264 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... | |
| 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... | |
| 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... | |
| 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... | |
| Joseph Ray - Arithmetic - 1866 - 212 pages
...CONCLUSION. — Therefore, the quotient of | -j- § is -| = 1¿. This quotient 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... | |
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