| Daniel Adams - 1830 - 224 Seiten
...testator, RS - WT TW APPENDIX. VULGAR FRACTIONS. ULGAR FRACTIONS are parts of an unit, or integer ; **and are represented by two numbers, placed one above...denominator. The denominator shews how many parts** an integer is divided into, and the numerator shews how many of those parts are meant by the fraction... | |
| Michael Walsh - 1831
...how many will 24 acres feed ? ' Ans. 36 oxen. VUL.GAR FRACTIONS. FRACTIONS, or broken numbers, are **expressions for any assignable parts of an unit ;...line drawn between them. The number above the line is** called the numerator, and that below the line the denominator. The denominator shows how many parts... | |
| Ira Wanzer - 1831 - 396 Seiten
...rules for vulgar fractions will be given in a subsequent part of the Treatise. A vulgar fraction is **represented by two numbers, placed one above the other, with a line** between them ; as $, which signifies one-half; and if, which denotes three-fourths. The upper number,... | |
| Richard Frederick Clarke (the elder.) - 1833
...£4 1.12s. (69 ) FRACTIONS ARE EITHER VULGAR OR DECIMAL. OF VULGAR FRACTIONS. A Vulgar Fraction is **represented by two numbers placed one above the other, with a line** between them, as •$-, 4, f , &c. The number above the line is called the Numerator, and that below,... | |
| Charles Potts - 1835 - 180 Seiten
...2. Ans. 360. VULGAR FRACTIONS. A FRACTION is a part or parts of a unit or integer, and is expressed **by two numbers placed one above the other, with a line drawn between them.** Thus, suppose we were required to divide 1 into four equal parts : as we have no single figure by which... | |
| 1836 - 472 Seiten
...assignable part of a unit or whole number, and are divided into vulgar and decimal. A vulgar fraction is **represented by two numbers placed one above the other, with a line drawn between them,** as J, f , &c. The figure or figures above the line is the numerator, those below the denominator. Every... | |
| Michael Walsh - 1838 - 327 Seiten
...remove the remainder in 3 days 1 Ans. 56 oxen. VULGAR FRACTIONS. FRACTIONS, or broken numbers, are **expressions for any assignable parts of an unit ;...line drawn between them. The number above the line is** called the numerator, and that below the line the denominator. The denominator shows how many parts... | |
| Nathan Daboll - 1839
...parts, they aretwentieths, &c. Fractions are of two kinds, Vulgar, and Decimal. II. A Vulgar Fraction is **represented by two numbers placed one above the other, with a line drawn between them.** 1 one 3 __ three 5 five 3 three 1l eleven Thus, 1,— half. 4 ^fourths. "6~skths. "8~"eighths. 12~~twelfths.... | |
| Nathan Daboll - 1843 - 240 Seiten
...they are twentieths, &c. Fractions are of two kinds, Vulgar, and Decimal. II. A Vulgar Fraction is **represented by two numbers placed one above the other, with a line drawn between them.** 1 one 3 three 5 five 3 three II _eleyen 1«Us, "jj — hnlf.l~~ fourths. ~6 ~~ sixths. 1~~ eighth?.... | |
| James H. Porter - 1845 - 240 Seiten
...or divide by. VULGAR FRACTIONS. Fractions or broken numbers, are expressions for any assignable part **of an unit, and are represented by two numbers, placed one above the other, with a** horizontal line drawn between them. The number above the horizontal line is called the numerator, and... | |
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