| Francis Henney Smith - 1845 - 276 Seiten
...the first term, and the less in the second. Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide **by the first ; the quotient will be the fourth term or answer** sought. PROOF. Multiply the extremes together, and also the means ; if the answer be correct, the two... | |
| Rufus Putnam - 1849 - 264 Seiten
...for the second term, and the other for the first. Divide the product of the second and third terms **by the first; the quotient will be the fourth term or answer.** The first and second terms must be of the same denomination ; the fourth will be of the same denomination... | |
| James Robinson - 1850 - 324 Seiten
...third term by the numerator, or second term, and divide the product by the denominator, or first term; **the quotient will be the fourth term, or answer, in the same** denomination as the third term. When the first and second terms are compound numbers, or when they... | |
| ROSWELL C. SMITH - 1850
...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 will 80 pounds cost ? 20 pounds : 80 pounds : : 5... | |
| ROSWELL C. SMITH - 1852
...lowest denomination in it, then multiply the second and third terms together, and divide their product **by the first, the quotient will be the fourth term or answer, in the same** denomination with the third term. CONTRACTIONS OF THE RULE. 85. Reduce the fractional ratio of the... | |
| Andrew Ferguson - 1856
...as the second does to the first. Rule. — Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide **by the first : the quotient will be the fourth term or answer, in the same name** as the second term. Ry the gain or toss per cent. is meant, the sum that would be gained or lost at... | |
| John Greig - 1858
...name, if both are not so already, multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product **by the first, the quotient will be the fourth term or answer,** and of the same name as the third. Thus, if 3 oz. of silver cost 17s. 9d., what will 21b. 4oz. cost?... | |
| Emerson Elbridge White - 1861 - 332 Seiten
...the second term, and the greater for the first. Then divide the product of the second and third terms **by the first; the quotient will be the fourth term, or answer.** !•: xu in j. i .- -i . 2. If 5 peaches cost as much as 7 apples, how many apples can you buy for... | |
| Robert Johnston (F.R.G.S.) - 1863
...least of the other two in the second place. 3°. Then divide the product of the second and third terms **by the first; the quotient will be the fourth term or answer.** V/JUBJH -*-' 124. When the three given terms are each of one denoVarious Departments. Ex. 1. A coach... | |
| Robert Johnston (F.R.G.S.) - 1879
...least of the other two in the second place. 3°. Then divide the product of the second and third terms **by the first; the quotient will be the fourth term or answer.** CA8E L 124. When the three given terms are each of one denomination. Various Departments, Ex. 1. A... | |
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