| 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... | |
| 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... | |
| 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... | |
| 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... | |
| 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... | |
| 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,... | |
| Robert Simson (master of Colebrooke house acad, Islington.) - 1838
...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,... | |
| 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... | |
| Nathan Daboll - 1839
...as before ; then as the first and third terms mast be of the same name, we reduce them both to Ibs. **Then multiply the second and third terms together,...divide the product by the first term, and the quotient** or an-1 swer, is 141 dollars, 40 cents. Note. — In multiplying and dividing dollars, cts. &c. observe... | |
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