| 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... | |
| 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 :... | |
| 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... | |
| Anthony Nesbit, W. Little - Measurement - 1822
...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... | |
| 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... | |
| 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... | |
| 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... | |
| 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... | |
| Ira Wanzer - Arithmetic - 1831 - 396 pages
...third term to the lowest denomination of which it consists, and then multiply it by the second term, **and divide the product by the first term; and the quotient will be the answer in the** denomination which the third term was reduced to ; which may be brought into a higher denomination,... | |
| Roswell Chamberlain Smith - Arithmetic - 1831 - 268 pages
...Direct;then mul~ liply the frat and stcmd terms together, and dioidt their product by the third term ; **the quotient, will be the answer, in the same denomination with the** middlt term. Note. Although the distinction of direct and inverse is frequently made, atill it is totally... | |
| |