| C. Frusher Howard - Ready-reckoners - 1880 - 118 pages
...take 3|. Ans. 5£. 4. From 18f take 3J. Ans. 15 T S 7 ., MULTIPLICATION OK FRACTIONS. RULE.—Multiply **the numerators together for a new numerator, and the denominators together for a new denominator.** EXAMPLE.—Multiply £ by f. £ * s — T0 — sirGeneral rule for multiplying fractions and all mixed... | |
| Henry Bartlett Maglathlin - Arithmetic - 1881 - 186 pages
...cancellation. 284. How much is ^T of ^ ? 285. Multiply ^5 by f. 114. To multiply a fraction by a fraction : **Rule. Multiply the numerators together for a new numerator...and the denominators together for a new denominator.** Multiply — 286. £ by \. 290. \ Of | by f 287. | by |. 291. T95 X | by f . 288. \\ by f, 292. u by... | |
| Daniel R. Shafer - Business - 1881 - 715 pages
...denominator. Example. — Substract \ from |. T^ — A=T72. — Answer. To Multiply Fractions. — **Multiply the numerators together for a new numerator,...and the denominators together for a new denominator.** Example. — Multiply | by J. |X2=TS2- — Answer. Multiply T«T by 8. T\X?=ff, or ajf — Answer.... | |
| William Frothingham Bradbury - 1881 - 404 pages
...result. By Art. 118 b; J^-j-4 = 7X 4= 28, Ana' Jf. Ans. Hence, To multiply a fraction by a fraction, **Rule. Multiply the numerators together for a new numerator, and the denominators** for a new denominator. NOTE 1. As a mixed number can be reduced to an improper fraction (Art. 131 ),... | |
| Education - 1883
...20' (a) Rule. 'Invert the divisor and proceed as in Multiplication (that is, invert the divisor, and **multiply the numerators together for a new numerator,...the denominators together for a new denominator).'** Kor if — and e- be the proposed fractions, and we suppose £= x and — = y, then a — bx, and с... | |
| William Hawley Smith - Bildungsromans - 1884 - 245 pages
..."Since you cannot reduce these fractions to a common denominator, I adopt the method of multiplying **the numerators together for a new numerator, and the denominators together for a new denominator** = -f£- ! This, reduced to the greatest common divisor, or, add numerators and denominators = -£-... | |
| William Hawley Smith - American fiction - 1884 - 245 pages
..."Since you cannot reduce these fractions to a common denominator, I adopt the method of multiplying **the numerators together for a new numerator, and the denominators together for a new denominator** = -|£-! This, reduced to the greatest common divisor, or, add numerators and denominators = -§-1"... | |
| Zalmon Richards - Arithmetic - 1886 - 70 pages
...one or more other fractions, reduce all fractions of the same nature to simple fractions, and then **multiply the numerators together for a new numerator...and the denominators together for a new denominator.** NOTE. — We liave heretofore learned that any common fraction can be multiplied by any number,—first,... | |
| Edward Sylvester Ellis - Arithmetic - 1886 - 192 pages
...for Multiplication of Fractions.—Change mixed numbers and integers to improper fractions, and then **multiply the numerators together for a new numerator,...and the denominators together for a new denominator.** WRITTEN EXERCISES. NOTE.—In the following problems the pupils must use their ingenuity to discover... | |
| Indiana. State Board of Education - 1886 - 352 pages
...for Multiplication of Fractions.—Change mixed numbers and integers to improper fractions, and then **multiply the numerators together for a new numerator,...and the denominators together for a new denominator,** WRITTEN EXERCISES. NOTE.—In the following problems the pupils must use their ingenuity to discover... | |
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