| Oliver A. Shaw - Arithmetic - 1832 - 112 pages
...to find what J of T ' 5 amounts to. For this purpose we are very properly directed by the books to **multiply the numerators together for a new numerator,...and the denominators together for a new denominator;** thus -fyXf e = B j\ =YV; that is, 3 times 1 equals 3, and 4 times 12 equals 48. And the product of... | |
| William Grier - Mechanical engineering - 1832 - 300 pages
...one-fourth part of one-half inch, which is one-eighth. The product £ is obtained by this simple process : **multiply the numerators together for a new numerator,...and the denominators together for a new denominator;** the new fraction will be the product. That this is true in general may be shown by taking other fractions,... | |
| William Smyth - Algebra - 1833 - 288 pages
...shall merely subjoin these rules, with some examples under each. MULTIPLICATION OF ALGEBRAIC FRACTIONS. **Rule. — Multiply the numerators together for a new numerator, and the denominators** for a new denominator. EXAMPLES. , .-,.. 5c, a262 . b2 1. Multiply— by ^. Ans.2. Multiply - by Ans.... | |
| John Rose - Arithmetic - 1835 - 180 pages
...integer be given, re luce it to an improper fraction, by putting a unit for it; denominator ; then **multiply the numerators together for a new numerator,...and the denominators together for a new denominator.** NOTE. — Where several fractions are to be multiplied, if the numerator of one fraction be equal to... | |
| James L. Connolly (mathematician.) - Arithmetic - 1835 - 250 pages
...question for inverse proportion; then invert the third term, which is your divisor, and multiply the three **numerators together For a new numerator, and the denominators together for a new denominator,** anil that will be the answer. 1. How much cloth, that is f of a yard wide, will line 5§ yards, that... | |
| Arithmetic - 1835 - 198 pages
...roer terms. Result 56 Result 16 13. Result sX. Result 2fi. h. CA.SS 5. To reduce a compound ftr.etion **to a single one. RULE. Multiply the numerators together for a new numerator, and** all the denominators for a new denominator. Note. — Like figures in the numerators and denominators... | |
| Mathematics - 1836 - 472 pages
...from positive to negative, or the contrary, and then proceed аз in addition. To multiply fractions, **multiply the numerators together for a new numerator,...and the denominators together for a new denominator.** A fraction is multiplied into a quantity equal to its denominator, by canceling the denominator. Reducing... | |
| William Grier - Mechanical engineering - 1836 - 344 pages
...one-fourth part of one-half inch, which is one-eighth. The product -J is obtained by this simple process : **multiply the numerators together for a new numerator,...and the denominators together for a new denominator** ; the new fraction will be the product. That this is true in general may be shown by taking other fractions,... | |
| Roswell Chamberlain Smith - Arithmetic - 1836 - 284 pages
...illustrations we derive the following RULE. Q. How do you proceed to multiply one fraction by another ? A. **Multiply the numerators together for a new numerator ; and the denominators together for a** Hew denominator. JVofe. — If the fraction be a mixed number, reduce it to an improper fraction ;... | |
| Arithmetic - 1838 - 204 pages
...2 3 €4 5 6 7 8 9 2 3 1 5 6 7 2 9 2 1 5 2 7 2 3 CASE 5. To reduce a compound fraction to a simple **one. RULE. Multiply the numerators together for a...and the denominators together for a new denominator.** EXAMPLES. 1 Reduce I of f of ~ to a single fraction. Res. T\. 3X5X9 135 9 4x6x10 240 16 2 Reduce |... | |
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