| Mathematics - 1801 - 444 pages
...2. Bring the first and third numbers into the same denomination, and the second into the lowest name **mentioned. 3. Multiply the second and third numbers...by the first, and the quotient will be the answer** to the question, in the same denomination you left the second number in ; which may be brought into... | |
| John Bonnycastle - Trigonometry - 1806 - 464 pages
...method, having stated the proportion, according to the proper rule, 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 numbers. Or, in working by logarithms, add the logarithms of... | |
| Daniel Adams - Arithmetic - 1807 - 248 pages
...first, and the remaining one for the second term. 2. Multiply the second and third terms together, **divide the product by the first, and the quotient will be the answer.** EXAMPLES. 1. If 30 horses plough 12 acres, how many will 40 plough in the same time? OPERATION^ HH... | |
| Michael Walsh - Arithmetic - 1807 - 290 pages
...the first and third numbers into the same, and the second into the lowest denomination mentioned. 2. **Multiply the' second and third numbers together, and divide the product by** Ae first, and the quotient (if there be no remainder) i;s the answer, or fourth number required. If,... | |
| Nicolas Pike - Algebra - 1808 - 470 pages
...then proceed as in the common method, by multiplying the second and third terms together, and dividing **the product by the first, and the quotient will be the answer, in the same** name as the third term was reduced into. 54. If 15 yards of cloth cost 55. If 12 men can do ajobb ,... | |
| James Noyes - Arithmetic - 1808 - 168 pages
...same name with the answer required, the second term. 2. Multiply the second and third terms together, **divide the product by the first, and the quotient will be the answer.** Note \ , Whefi the second term consists of more than one denomination, reduce it to the lowest mentioned... | |
| Arithmetic - 1811 - 210 pages
...product by the middle term ; divide the last product by the product of the terms in the first place, **and the quotient will be the answer, in the same denomination as** the middle term. • . • PROOF. By two statings in the Single Rule of Three, Note. — If either... | |
| Samuel Webber - Arithmetic - 1812 - 260 pages
...2. Bring the first and third numbers into the same denomination, and the second into the lowest name **mentioned. 3. Multiply the second and third numbers...by the first, and the quotient will be the answer** to the question, in the same denomination you left the second number in ; which may be brought into... | |
| Daniel Staniford - Arithmetic - 1818 - 332 pages
...same name with the answer required, in the second or middle place. GENERAL RULE TO WORK THE QUESTION. **Multiply the second and third numbers together, and divide the product by the first,** the quotient will be the answer in the same denomination with the second or middle term. PROOF. Invert... | |
| George G. Carey - Arithmetic - 1818 - 602 pages
...antecedents into each other ; then divide the product of the consequents by the product of the antecedents, **and the quotient will be the answer, in the same denomination as** the last consequent. It may be of use to remark, that, if the antecedents and consequents are properly... | |
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