| 1845 - 198 Seiten
...per millrea. VULGAR FRACTIONS. A vulgar fraction is a part, or parts of a unit or integer expressed **by two numbers, placed one above the other, with a line drawn between them** ; as 4 one fourth, |^ two thirds. The number above the line is called the numerator, and that below... | |
| Isaac A. Clark - 1846 - 191 Seiten
...and DECIMAL. A vulgir fraction is a part or parts of some other number or numbers, and is expresse-1 **by two numbers placed one above the other, with a line drawn between them;** as^, j, }. &c. The. number placed, below the line 's the denominator, and thai above the line is the... | |
| William Vogdes - 1847 - 256 Seiten
...complex. Q. What are fractions ? A. Fractions are parts of a unit. Q. How are they represented ? A. **By two numbers placed one above the other, with a line drawn between them.** Q. What is the number above the line called ? A. The numerator. Q. What is the number below the line... | |
| Nathan Daboll, David Austin Daboll - 1849 - 249 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 11 eleven rilUSj -jj — [,alf. 4 — fourths. ^"sixths. ~S~ eighths.... | |
| Joseph Jones - 1849
...Vulgar and Decimal Fractions. Of what does a Vulgar Fraction consist, when it is written down ? Of **two numbers placed one above the other, with a line drawn between them** : as -£%. What are these numbers called? The upper number is called the Numerator : The lower number... | |
| John Bonnycastle - 1851
...£9 . 16 . 6 A FRACTION is any part or parts of a unit or of something considered as a whole ; and it **represented by two numbers, placed one above the other, with a line drawn between them** ; as ¿, f, f, &c. The number below the line is called the denominator, and shows how many equal parts... | |
| Barnard Smith - 1854
...therefore define a frai; t ion thus: 59. DBF. A FRACTION denotes a part or parts of a unit; it is expressed **by two numbers placed one above the other with a line drawn between them ; the** lower number is called the DENOMINATOR, and shews into how many equal parts the unit is divided ; the... | |
| Barnard Smith - 1857
...therefore define a fraction thus : 59. DBF. A FRACTION denotes a part or parts of a unit ; it is expressed **by two numbers placed one above the other with a line drawn between them ; the** lower number is called the DENOMINATOR, and shews into how many equal parts the unit is divided ; the... | |
| George Elliot Voyle, G. de Saint-Clair-Stevenson - 1876 - 581 Seiten
...as either vufyur or decimal. Vulgar fractions denote : part or parts of a unit. They are expressed **by two numbers placed one above the other, with a line drawn between them. The** lower number is called the '' denominator," and shows into how many equal parts the unit is divided... | |
| William Dodds - 1884
...— bcde. (5) 2a6e— bcd + 5cde— def, Sabcd— 4acde+3abce — 2abcde. 15. When two quantities are **placed one above the other with a line drawn between them, the** upper quantity is to be divided by the lower. Thus, * denotes that the number represented by a is to... | |
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