| Joseph Stockton - 1839 - 203 sider
...RULE. . REDUCE the compound fractions to simple ones, and mixed numbers to improper fractions, then **multiply the numerators together for a new numerator, and the denominators for a new denominator.** EXAMl'LES. 1. Multiply f by i 2X1=2 I 3X4=12 0 2. Multiply 4£ by J 4£ 2 9X1= 9 - - — Ant. 2X8=16... | |
| Jason M. Mahan - 1839 - 304 sider
...writing 1 for the denominator. Compound fractions, in the operation, may retain their original form. **Multiply the numerators together for a new numerator, and the denominators for a new denominator** — which reduce to their proper terms for the answer required . Where several fractions are to be... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - 1839 - 305 sider
...following RULE. Reduce the mixed numbers, if there be any, to improper fractions ; then multiply all **the numerators together for a new numerator, and the denominators for a new denominator;** the fraction should then be reduced to its lowest terms. 6. What is | of | of J of }J ? Ans. $?> =... | |
| Calvin Tracy - 1840 - 311 sider
...the OPERATION PERFORMED ON ITS DENOMINATOR. 6. A fraction is multiplied by a fraction, by multiplying **the numerators together for a new numerator, and the denominators for a new denominator.** For example, let it be required to multiply £ by ^. Agreeably to the principles already explained,... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - 1841 - 314 sider
...following HULE. Reduce the mixed numbers, if there be any, to improper fractions ; then multiply all **the numerators together for a new numerator, and the denominators for a new denominator;** the fraction should then be reduced to its lowest terms. 6. What is | of i of I of }J ? Ans. ft°5... | |
| John M'Nevin - 1841 - 280 sider
...CASE XI. To add compound fractions together, connected by the preposition op (see Def. 9.) GENERAL **RULE, Multiply the numerators together for a new numerator, and the denominators** together for a new denominator. Reduce the fractions, and then add them together agreeably to Case... | |
| John M'Nevin - 1841 - 280 sider
...CASE XI. To add compound fractions together, connected by the preposition OF (see Def. 9.) GENERAL **RULE. Multiply the numerators together for a new numerator, and the denominators** together for a new denominator. Reduce the fractions, and then add them together agreeably to Case... | |
| Joseph Gwilt - 1842 - 1089 sider
...divisor, that is, place the denominator for the numerator and the numerator for the denominator ; then **multiply the numerators together for a new numerator,...and the denominators for a new denominator, and the** product will be the quotient sought. Thus, ', divided by ] is the same as \ multiplied by £, which... | |
| 1842 - 192 sider
...375875. Ans. 15. Divide ffHH. by 892756. 16. Divide mmtmmut ^ IX. TO MULTIPLY ONE FRACTION BY ANOTHER. **Multiply the numerators together for a new numerator, and the denominators for a new denominator.** 1. Multiply £ by £. OPERATION. f XJ=|, Ans. This process may be explained by referring to the definition... | |
| Wales Christopher Hotson - 1842
...required, 4 t \ & the operation would be performed thus : Hence, the following GENERAL RULE. Multiply all **the numerators together for a new numerator, and the denominators for a new denominator.** OBs. In cancelling factors which are common to both the numerator and denominator, it is usual to make... | |
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