| Arithmetic - 1845 - 198 pages
...1H..OI.HI « 9 to its proper terms. Result 183j5y. to its proper terms. Result 56£f CASE 5. To reduce **a compound fraction to a single one. RULE, Multiply the numerators together for a new** numer» tor, ana all the denominators tor a new denominator. Note. — Like figures in the numerators... | |
| Admiralty - 1845
...xy=— , or x. У У . To multiply two fractions together. 45. Ri.!c.- -Multiply the numei-ators to^ **for a new numerator, and the denominators together for a new denominator.** Thus — x -T = -ryb by — =m, then (Art. 44) x=.my a -r=n, then (Art. 44) a=nb By multiplying the... | |
| Euclides - 1846
...5 = 35 2... Find the difference between -. and — 6 — co + c Ans ." MULTIPLICATION OF FRACTIONS. **RULE. Multiply the numerators together for a new numerator,...and the denominators together for a new denominator;** but if the numerator of one, and denominator of the other, can be divided by a quantity common to both,... | |
| Harvey Goodwin - Mathematics - 1846 - 468 pages
...addition, and is expressed by the formula ac ad — be b~ d = bd ' 36. To multiply two fractions together, **multiply the numerators together for a new numerator...and the denominators together for a new denominator.** OO , , ... , .,, ac ac -Let - , - be the two tractions, then will - x - — — . odbd bd This is a... | |
| Davis Wasgatt Clark - Algebra - 1846 - 374 pages
...foregoing theorem we infer the following general rule for the multiplication of fractions. RULE. 1. **Multiply the numerators together for a new numerator,...the denominators together for a. new denominator.** 2. Reduce the resulting fraction to its lowest terms. EXAMPLES. 1. MulUply _ by _. A.. _ x__= i TIT... | |
| James Bates Thomson - Arithmetic - 1846 - 336 pages
...denominator. (Art. 123.) Operation. fx]|=T65, or f. Ans. Hence, 1 35. To multiply a fraction by a fraction. **Multiply the numerators together for a new numerator,...and the denominators together for a new denominator.** OBs. It will be seen that the process of multiplying one fraction by another, is precisely the same... | |
| Arithmetic - 1846 - 258 pages
...to improper fractions; then invert the divisor, (that is, put the numerator for the denominator) and **multiply the numerators together for a new numerator,...and the denominators together for a new denominator;** and the fraction thus found is the quotient required. Question. — 1. What is the general rule for... | |
| James Bates Thomson - Arithmetic - 1846 - 362 pages
...(Art. 123.) Solution. — Ixl =-fsi or £• Ans. Hence, 135. To multiply a fraction by a fraction. **Multiply the numerators together for a new numerator...and the denominators together for a new denominator.** OBS. It will be seen that the process of multiplying one fraction by another, is precisely the same... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Algebra - 1846 - 276 pages
...product of yby-r. . From the preceding investigation we draw the following rule to multiply fractions: **RULE. Multiply the numerators together for a new numerator, and the denominators together** fora new denominator. NB When equal numeral factors, or the same literal terms appear in numerators... | |
| Jeremiah Day - Algebra - 1847 - 358 pages
...repeated, by multiplying the numerator. We have then the following rule : 155. To MULTIPLY FRACTIONS, **MULTIPLY THE NUMERATORS TOGETHER, FOR A NEW NUMERATOR,...THE DENOMINATORS TOGETHER, FOR A NEW DENOMINATOR.** Ex. 1. Multiply — mto- — Product - — c 2m 2cm r , , „ , . , 3o . d , 3bd 2. Multiply -?—... | |
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