| 1867
...•= AVoVs x 100 = Vu'jV = 34-567. Similarly, to divide a decimal by any power of 10, wo must move **the decimal point as many places to the left as there are ciphers in the divisor.** If there are more ciphers in the divissr than there are places in the decimal, we must prefix a sufficient... | |
| Augustus De Morgan - 1830 - 136 páginas
...division of a decimal by a decimal number, such as 10, 100, 1000, &c. is performed by merely moving **the decimal point as many places to the left as there are ciphers in the** decimal number. If there are not enough places in the dividend to allow of this, annex ciphers to the... | |
| Charles Davies - 1833 - 270 páginas
...170. When any decimal number is to be divided by 10, 100, 1000, &c. the division is made by removing **the decimal point as many places to the left as there are** O's in the divisor ; and if there be not so many figures on the left of the decimal point, the deficiency... | |
| Silas Totten - 1836 - 304 páginas
...Divide 0,8297592 by 0,153. Quo. 5,423«. 6. Divide 27 by 0,2639. Quo. 102,3114. NOTE.— To divide **by 10, 100, 1000, &c., remove the decimal point as many places to the left as there are** O's in the divisor. Thus, 167,354 -H 10 = 16,7354, 9217,3719 -*• 100 =92,173719. CHAPTER III. INVOLUTION... | |
| Charles Davies - 1838 - 288 páginas
...1. When any decimal number is to be divided by 10, 100, 1000, &c. the division is made by removing **the decimal point as many places to the left as there are** 0,s in the divisor ; and if there be not so many figurtes on the left of the decimal point, the deficiency... | |
| Augustus De Morgan - 1840 - 166 páginas
...certain number of decimal places. The rule is : Take half the sum of the multiplier and multiplicand, **remove the decimal point as many places to the left as there are** correct places of decimals in either the multiplier or multiplicand ; the result is the quantity within... | |
| Wales Christopher Hotson - 1842
...(Art. S4. OBs.) for 3.6494 H- 142 = * 142 = = .0257. If the divisor be an integer of the form 1000..., **remove the decimal point as many places to the left as there are ciphers in the divisor.** Ex. 4. 78.5 -r 10 — 7.85, 57.46 -:- 1000 = .05746. When the dividend has not so many decimal places... | |
| Charles Davies - 1843 - 12 páginas
...1. When any decimal number is to be divided by 10, 100, 1000, &c. the division is made by removing **the decimal point as many places to the left as there are** 0's in the divisor ; and if there be not so many figures on the left of the decimal point, the deficiency... | |
| James Morrison (accountant.) - 1845 - 80 páginas
...repeater, and proceed as before. (8.) Q. How do you divide by 10, 100, 1000, or the like ? A. I only **remove the decimal point as many places to the left as there are ciphers in the divisor** ; prefixing ciphers, if necessary, to make up the number of places. (9.) Q. How do you divide any number... | |
| Almon Ticknor - 1846 - 264 páginas
...6)10.00(1.66 + When a decimal number is to be divided by 10, 100, 1000, &c., the division is made by removing* **the decimal point as many places to the left as there are ciphers in the divisor ; and if there be not** so many figures on the left ipf the decimal point, the deficiency must be supplied by prefixing ciphers.... | |
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