| Mathematics - 1801 - 444 pages
...nature of notation, 10, i0o, or 1000, &c, times the •2. Find how many times the divisor may be had **in as many figures of the dividend, as are just necessary, and** write the number in the quotient. 3. Multiply the divisor by the quotient figure, and set the product... | |
| William Jillard Hort - 1822 - 308 pages
...not exceed twelve, place it on the left of the dividend, and separate them by a line. Find how often **the divisor is contained in as many figures of the dividend as** may be necessary for that purpose, and set down the quotient under ; if there be a remainder, consider... | |
| Martin Ruter - Arithmetic - 1828 - 180 pages
...that may remain after the sum is done, and is always less than the divisor. CASE I. RULE. — First, **find how many times, the divisor is contained in as many figures** on the left hand of the dividend as are necessary for the operation, and place the number in the quotient.... | |
| James L. Connolly (mathematician.) - Arithmetic - 1829 - 266 pages
...with the dividend. RULE. First place your divisor to the left hand of the dividend, and then seek how **many times the divisor is contained in as many figures of the dividend as are** necessary. Find the greatest figure that the divisor can be multiplied by, so as to produce a product... | |
| Charles Hutton - Mathematics - 1831 - 662 pages
...divisor — before the dividend, as above directed, 4 find how often the divisor is contained 4 subtr. **in as many figures of the dividend as — are just necessary, and place the** num- 0 ber on the right in the quotient. Mul- — * A battalion is a body of foot, consisting of 500,... | |
| Samuel Read Hall - Arithmetic - 1832 - 294 pages
...its true value, will be taught when we corne to the consideration of Fractions. RULE. , " I. Draw a **line on the right and left of the dividend, and write...times the divisor is contained in as many figures** as are just necessary, and place the number on the right. " 3. Multiply the divisor by this number,... | |
| James L. Connolly (mathematician.) - Arithmetic - 1835 - 264 pages
...with the dividend. RULR. First place your divisor to the left hand of the dividend, and then seek how **many times the divisor is contained in as many figures of the dividend as are** necessary. Find the greatest figure that the divisor can be multiplied by, so as to produce a product... | |
| Charles Guilford Burnham - Arithmetic - 1837 - 266 pages
...the divisor at the left hand of the dividend. Draw a line at the right and left of the dividend, and **find how many times the divisor is contained in as many figures** as will contain it once or more. Place the number of times at the right hand of the dividend, for the... | |
| Michael Walsh - Arithmetic - 1838 - 346 pages
...a curved line, and write the divisor on the left hand, and the quotient as it arises on the right. **Find how many times the divisor is contained in as many figures of the dividend, as are** necessary, and write the number in the quotient. Multiply the divisor by the quotient figure, and set... | |
| James H. Porter - Arithmetic - 1841 - 210 pages
...curved line, and write the divisor on the left hand, and the quotient, as it arises, on the right. **Find how many times the divisor is contained in as many figures** as are necessary in the dividend, and write the number in the quotient. Multiply the divisor by the... | |
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