Books Books Then multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first term: the quotient will be the fourth term, or answer. The Theory and Practice of Surveying: Containing All the Instructions ... - Page 2
by Robert Gibson - 1811 - 508 pages ## Taplin's improved edition of Walkingame's Tutor's assistant. To which is ...

Francis Walkingame - 1835
...proportion, if necessary, to the same name, and the third to the lowest denomination mentioned in it, then multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first; the quotient will be the answer to the question in the same denomination the third term was reduced... ## Evolution: or The power, and operation of numbers, in the statement, the ...

Thomas Smith (of Liverpool.) - Arithmetic - 1835 - 160 pages
...made it fifteen times too large, divide it by this 15; that is to say, we have the same result if we multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first. AND THIS is THE RULE ; this, when the terms are properly placed, this MULTIPLYING THE SECOND AND THE... A. Turnbull - Arithmetic - 1836 - 335 pages
...larger of the proportionate terms first. 584. Having stated the question agreeably to these directions, then multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first ; and the quotient will be the fourth term, which will of course he of the same denomination as the... ## A Practical and Theoretical System of Arithmetic: Containing Several New ...

George Willson - Arithmetic - 1836 - 192 pages
...mentioned in it.* * It is often better to reduce the lower denominations to the decimal of the highest. 3. Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first, and the quotient will be the answer, in that denomination which the third term was left in. In arranging... ## The Common School Arithmetic ...: To which is Added a Dictionary of ...

Peirpont Edward Bates Botham - Arithmetic - 1837 - 238 pages
...sought, possesses the middle place, and when stated for solution stands thus : yds. \$ yds. 18 : 5 : : 90 Then multiply the second and third terms together ; and divide the product by the first term ; the quotient will be the answer. Recapitulating the remarks alreadj made, we have the following RULE... ## A System of Geometry and Trigonometry, with a Treatise on Surveying: In ...

Abel Flint - Geometry - 1837 - 272 pages
...is calculated accordingly. GENERAL ROLE. 1. State the question in every case, as already taught : 2. Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first. The manner of taking natural sines and tangents from the tables, is the same as for logarithmic sines... ## A complete treatise on Practical Land-Surveying, etc

Thomas Holliday - Surveying - 1838 - 80 pages
...3.—By arithmetical computation. Having stated the question according to the proper rule or case, multiply the second and third terms together and divide the product by the first, and the quotient will be the fourth term required for the natural number. But in working by logarithms,... ## The parent's guide to a liberal ... education; containing a selection of ...

...When the terms are stated and reduced, how do you proceed in order to find a fourth proportional? I multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first, the quotient is the answer. In what name are the product of the second and third terms, the quotient,... ## A Practical and Theoretical System of Arithmetic: Containing a New System of ...

George Willson - Arithmetic - 1838 - 192 pages
...mentioned in it.* * It is often better to reduce the lower denominations to tha daeimil «f the highest 3. Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first, and the quotient will be the answer, in that denomination which the third term was bft in. In arranging... 