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... then multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first term, and the quotient will be the answer ; — in the same denomination with the third term.
The Theory and Practice of Surveying: Containing All the Instructions ... - Page 2
by Robert Gibson - 1811 - 508 pages

## Daboll's Schoolmaster's Assistant: Improved and Enlarged : Being a Plain and ...

Nathan Daboll - Arithmetic - 1813 - 240 pages
...the lowest name mentioned in it. 3. Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide their product by the first term; and the quotient will be the answer to the question, in the same denomination you left the second term in, which may be brought into any...

## The Theory and Practice of Surveying: Containing All the Instructions ...

Robert Gibson - Electronic books - 1814 - 508 pages
...third, as the-secdnd term is greater, or less than the first, then multiply the second and third ternis together, and divide the product by the first term/...cts. how much will 15 acres 1 rood cost at that rate ? 3acs. 3rds. = 3. 75 acres. 15 acs. 1 rd. = 15.25 acres* \$93 , 60cts. =893.60 Then 3.75 : 15.25 :...

## The Scholar's Arithmetic; Or Federal Accountant

Daniel Adams - Arithmetic - 1816 - 216 pages
...three direct ; then multiply the first and second terms together, divide the product by the third, and the quotient will be the answer in the same denomination with the second term." EXAMPLES. 1. If 48 men build a wall in 4 days, how many men can do the same in 192 days...

## A Treatise on Practical Gauging

...compound, to the decimal parts of their integer ; multiply the second and third terms of the proportion together, and divide the product by the first term, and the quotient- will be the answer required, which must, if necessary, be reduced to its integral value. Note 1. In solving questions...

## The Arithmetical Catechism, Compiled from Various Authors, for the Use of ...

Henry Jackson - Arithmetic - 1824 - 165 pages
...of Three Inverse, A. Multiply the first and second terms together, divide the product by the third, and the Quotient, will be the answer in the same denomination with the second term. EXAMPLES. 1 . If 35 men can finish a house in 1 43 days, how many men could finish it...

## The Scholar's Arithmetic: Or, Federal Accountant ... The Whole in a Form and ...

Daniel Adams - Arithmetic - 1824 - 224 pages
...three direct ; then multiply the first and second terms together, divide the product by the third, and the quotient will be the answer in the same denomination with th« second term." EXAMPLES. 1. If 48 men build a wall in 24 days, how many men can do the same m 192...

## The Complete Mathematical and General Navigation Tables: Including ..., Volume 1

Thomas Kerigan - Nautical astronomy - 1828 - 664 pages
...second into the highest denomination mentioned. — Then, Multiply the second and third terms together ; divide the product by the first term, and the quotient will be the answer in the same denomination as the second number; — observing, however, to point off the decimal places ; the value of which...

## The Federal Calculator: Or, A Concise System of Practical Arithmetic

William Slocomb - 1828 - 137 pages
...Three Direct; then multiply the first and second terms together, and divide their product by the third, and the quotient will be the answer, in the same denomination with the second term. EXAMPLES. 1. If 6 men can perform a piece of work in 12 days, in what time could 2t men...