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 ## An Elemtary Arithmetic ...: Serving as an Introduction to the Higher ...

George Roberts Perkins - Arithmetic - 1849 - 347 pages
...Having written the three terms of the proportion, or, as usually expressed, having stated the question, then multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product L,j the first term. NOTE. — Since there is a ratio between the first and second terms, they must... ## An Elementary Arithmetic Serving as an Introduction to the Higher Arithmetic

George Roberts Perkins - Arithmetic - 1850 - 347 pages
...Having written the three terms of the proportion, or, as usually expressed, having stated the question, then multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first term. NOTE. — Since there is a ratio between the firsthand second terms, they must be reduced to the same... ## ARITHMETIC ON THE PRODUCTIVE SYSTEM

ROSWELL C. SMITH - 1850
...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 85, what... ## THE UNIVERSITY ARITHMETIC, EMBRACING THE SCIENCE OF NUMBERS, AND THEIR ...

CHARLES DAVIES, LL.D - 1850
...least of the remaining numbers in the first place, but when it is less place the greater there. IV. Then multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the ßrst term : the quotient will be the fourth term or answer sought, and will be of the same denomination... ## A New System of Arithmetic on an Improved Plan

Charles Guilford Burnham - 1850
...expresses the demand, for the first, and the remaining term of the condition for the second term. II. Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first. III. If the first or second terms consist of different denominations, reduce both to the lowest mentioned.... ## Encyclopaedia Americana

Francis Lieber - 1851
...less, place the greater of these two terms on the left, and the less in the middle; and in both cases, multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first term for the answer, which will always be of the same denomination as the third term.—Note I. If the first... ## An Epitome of Navigation and Nautical Astronomy, with Improved Lunar Tables ...

Janet Taylor - Nautical astronomy - 1851 - 621 pages
...the first and third terms may be of the same kind, and the second the same am the number required. Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first term, then the quotient will be the answer in the same denomination as the second term, observing to point... ## THE WESTERN PRATICAL ARITHMETIC

JOHN L. TALBOTT - 1851
...of them till they are; and, if the third consist of several denominations, reduce it to the lowest, then Multiply the second and third terms together and divide the product by the FIRST, and the quotient will be the fourth term or answer. NOTE.— The answer will be of the same denomination... ## The scholar's guide to arithmetic; or, A complete exercise-book

John Bonnycastle - 1851
...when necessary, to the same denomination, 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, and the quotient will be the answer, in the same denomination that the third term was reduced to ;... 