| Roswell Chamberlain Smith - Arithmetic - 1842 - 306 pages
...the means is 21,600, which, being divided by one of the extremes, gives a quotient of 720. That is, **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first** ; the quotient will be the fourth term or answer. A. $720. 14. If 20 pounds of butter cost 85twhat... | |
| Nathan Daboll - Arithmetic - 1843 - 240 pages
...name or kind with the answer. tion, and reduce the middle term to the lowest name mentioned in it. 3. **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first term** ; the quotient will be the answer in the same denomination you left the middle term in ; which may... | |
| Roswell Chamberlain Smith - Arithmetic - 1843 - 312 pages
...the means is 21,600, which, being divided by one of the extremes, gives a quotient of 720. That is, **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first;** the quotient will be the fourth term or answer. A. $720. 14. If 20 pounds of butter cost 65, what will... | |
| W. H. CRANK - Arithmetic - 1843 - 316 pages
...the third to the lowest term named in it ; then having cancelled (if the question will admit of it) **multiply the second and third terms together and divide the product by the first** ; the quotient will be of the same denomination as that in which the third term was left. Ex.— If... | |
| Charles WATERHOUSE - Arithmetic - 1844 - 12 pages
...term, write the less of the two remaining numbers for the second term, and the other for the first **Multiply the second and third terms together, and...the first term, and the quotient will be the answer.** If the first and second terras be compound numbers, reduce those terms to the lowest denomination contained... | |
| Frederick Emerson - Arithmetic - 1844 - 216 pages
...than the third, make the less of the two remaining terms the second term, and the greater the first. **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first term:** the quotient will be the fourth term, or answer. If there are different denominations in the first... | |
| William Lane (of Worthing.) - 1845
...proportion, if necessary, to the same name, and reduce the third term to the lowest denomination it contains. **Then multiply the second and third terms together,...the first term, and the quotient will be the answer** to the question, in the same denomination that the third term was reduced to ; which must be brought... | |
| Arithmetic - 1845 - 198 pages
...are; and ii the third term consist of several denominations, reduce it to its lowest denomination; **then, Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first term** : the quotient will be the answer. Note. — The product of the second and third terms is of the same... | |
| Arithmetic - 1845 - 198 pages
...VULGAR FRACTIONS. RULE. Prepare the given terms, if necessary, and state (hem as in whole numbers ; **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first** Or, Invert the dividing term, and multiply the three terms together, as in Multiplication. EXAMPLES.... | |
| William WATSON (of Beverley.) - Arithmetic - 1845 - 12 pages
...Bring the first and third into one name, and the second into the lowest name mentioned in it. 3. — **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 name the second term was brought into.... | |
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