| Daniel Adams - 1807 - 216 sider
...12 term, and 6*. of the same name with the sd term sought, the second term. 9)150)16 8 answer. 9 I **MULTIPLY the second and third terms together and divide by the first. The** remainder (6) I reduce to pence, and divide as before. The quotients make the answer, 16/8. 00 BY inverting... | |
| John Preston - 1817 - 520 sider
...: : 9 to a fourth number. That is to say, as 5 Ib. are to 80rf. ; so are 9 Ib to a fourth num ber. **Multiply the second and third terms together and divide...in pence. Divide those pence by 12 to reduce them** into shillings. 80 the second term. 9 the third term. First term, 5)720 144 pence or fourth term. 12... | |
| George G. Carey - 1818 - 574 sider
...terms, if necessary, to simple fractions, and the first and second to the same denomination ; then **multiply the second and third terms together and divide by the first,** as directed in the rules of Multiplication and Division* * After any question in proportion is stated,... | |
| 1818 - 251 sider
...PROPORTION BY DECIMALS. RULE. Reduce fractions to decimals, and state the question as in whole numbers ; **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide by the first,** and the quotient will be the answer. EXAMPLES. 1 . If f of a yard cost -£ of a pound, what will 9|.... | |
| James Maginness - 1821 - 372 sider
...terms are homologous to one another, and also the consequents to one another. 4. Method of operation: **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide by the first.*** * If it should be asked why we multiply the second and third terms of all statements in the Rule of... | |
| Jacob Willetts - 1822 - 191 sider
...either. 4. If the third consist of several denominations, reduce it to the lowest one mentioned. 5. Then **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide by the first** ; and the quotient will bfe the fourth term or answer, which will be in the same denomination as the... | |
| 1827
...long time over " more requiring more, and less requiring less" — " will you tell me why I sometimes **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide by the first** — and at other times multiply the first and second, and divide by the third?" " Why because ' more... | |
| Lyman Cobb - 1832 - 216 sider
...sum than $9 for the answer, or fourth term. Hence, this $18 Ans. example belongs to this rule. You **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide by the first,** and the quotient is the ansver. This example m»y be proved by stating it differently, or by Ib. $... | |
| Richard Frederick Clarke (the elder.) - 1833
...acres Now, combining the statings, 16 men : 7 men 126 acres : 72 acres By Rule 4th, Simple Proportion, **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide by the first.** By actual Operation. 12 days 12 days. 72) 2d terms. 804 12 6048 3d term. 1st term 16 j 4)6048 \ 4)1512... | |
| John Rose - 1835 - 180 sider
...likewise the two quantities in the first term together. It is then reduced to the Single Rule of Three. **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide by the first, the quotient** will be the answer. PROOF — The same as in the Single Rule. EXAMPLES. 1. If a principal of $100 gain... | |
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