| James Bates Thomson - Arithmetic - 1847 - 422 pages
...198.) Solution. — £Xs-=-?l, or -fa dollars, Ans. Hence, 219. To multiply a fraction by a fraction. **Multiply the numerators together for a new numerator,...and the denominators together for a new denominator.** OBS. 1. It will be seen that the process of multiplying one fraction by another, is precisely the same... | |
| James Bates Thomson - Arithmetic - 1847 - 422 pages
...198.) Solution. — £Xf-=i-§-, or -fa dollars, Ans. Hence, 219. To multiply a fraction by a fraction. **Multiply the numerators together for a new numerator,...and the denominators together for a new denominator.** Oss. 1. It will be seen that the process of multiplying one fraction by another, is precisely the same... | |
| Jacob Abbott - Arithmetic - 1847
...of •$, which is simply reducing a compound fraction to a simple one. This is done by multiplying **the numerators together for a new numerator, and the denominators together for a new denominator.** This is, therefore, the process in multiplication of fractions. In the following example, the result... | |
| Alexander Gordon Henderson - Bookkeeping - 1847 - 174 pages
...í=f¡ and §=й, and subtracting 9 from 10, we have A. Fractions are multiplied together by multiplying **the numerators together for a new numerator, and the denominators together for a new denominator.** Thus to multiply H by I, we have = — - = — • by resolving 8 X о 24 12 the 8 into 2X4, and cancelling... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Algebra - 1848 - 320 pages
...product of .- by -. 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 for a new denominator.** NB When equal numeral factors, or the same literal terms appear in numerators and" denominators, they... | |
| Jeremiah Day, James Bates Thomson - Algebra - 1848 - 264 pages
...0 , o Sa This taken 3 times is -+-+-= — . 4444 130. Hence, to multiply a fraction by a fraction. **Multiply the numerators together for a new numerator,...and the denominators together for a new denominator.** QOEST. — What is meant by multiplying by a fraction ? Rule to multiply a fraction by a fraction ?... | |
| James Bates Thomson - Arithmetic - 1848 - 422 pages
...198.) Solution. — lX^—i^, or -fo dollars, Ans. Hence, 219. To multiply a fraction by a fraction. **Multiply the numerators together for a new numerator,...and the denominators together for a new denominator.** OBS. 1. It will be seen that the process of multiplying one fraction by another, is precisely the same... | |
| Joseph Ray - Algebra - 1848 - 250 pages
...Reduce both dividend and divisor to the form of a fraction; then invert the terms of the divisor, and **multiply the numerators together for a new numerator,...and the denominators together for a new denominator.** NOTE. — After inverting the divisor, the work maybe abbreviated, by canceling all the factors common... | |
| George Nixon Comer - Accounting - 1873 - 168 pages
...and f = ^f, and subtracting 9 frim 10, we have ^. Fractions arc multiplicd together by multiplying **the numerators together for a new numerator, and the denominators together for a new denominator.** Thus, to multiply^ by J, we have £xf -M=TTTby resolving the 8 into 2X4, and cancelling the 2's. In... | |
| John Groesbeck - Business mathematics - 1873 - 348 pages
...8. 12672 " " 1. 237600—product by 18|. 24. To multiply a fraction by a fraction. RULE.—Multiply **the numerators together for a new numerator, and the denominators together for a new denominator.** 1. Multiply | by f 2X4 = Ans. 2. Multiply i by T <y. 3. " if" j. 25. To divide by a fraction. 4. «... | |
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