| Davis Wasgatt Clark - 1844 - 346 páginas
...operations included unii.;r addition and subtraction. MULTIPLICATION. 88. MULTIPLICATION is repeating **the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier.** Thus : 1. If a is to be multiplied by b, it must be taken as many times as there are units in b, and... | |
| Francis Henney Smith - 1845 - 282 páginas
...3 is to be multiplied by 4. From what has been said, multiplication consists simply in writing down **the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier,** and then adding up all these numbers for the product. Products. Thus, IX 1 = 1. 1X2=1 + 1 = 2. 1X3=1... | |
| Ormsby MacKnight Mitchel - 1845 - 294 páginas
...multiplier. The product will be +ab. It will be +, because multiplication is but a short method of adding up **the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier.** But if +a be added together as many times as there are units in b, since the sum of any number of positive... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - 1845 - 288 páginas
...will consider the nature of multiplication, the real object sought for. It is, to obtain the amount of **the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier.** Now, suppose we wish to multiply any number by 37, which is not a composite number, we miiy consider... | |
| Francis Henney Smith - 1845 - 276 páginas
...NUMBERS. 159* MULTIPLICATION of Compound Numbers, like that of simple numbers, consists in repeating **the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier.** Multiply £14 2s. 3d. by 2. Placing the multiplier under the OPERATION. lowest unit of the multiplicand,... | |
| Charles Davies - 1845 - 368 páginas
...V MULTIPLICATION. 40. ALGEBRAIC multiplication has the same object as arithmetical, viz., to repeat **the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier.** The multiplicand and multiplier are called factors. It is proved in Arithmetic (see Davies' Arithmetic,... | |
| James Bates Thomson - 1846 - 336 páginas
...a tree, he lost 3 ninths of it : how many feet did he lose ? 131. We have seen that multiplying by **a whole number is taking the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier.** (Art. 45.) If, therefore, the multiplier is only a part of a unit, it is plain we must take only a... | |
| James Bates Thomson - 1846 - 348 páginas
...in a tree, he lost 3 ninths of it : how many feet did he lose? 131. We have seen that multiplying by **a whole number is taking the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier.** (Art. 45.) On the other hand, If the multiplier is only a part of a unit, it is plain we must lake... | |
| James Bates Thomson - 1846 - 336 páginas
...a tree, he lost 3 ninths of it : how many feet did he lose ? 131. We have seen that multiplying by **a whole number is taking the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier.** (Art. 45.) If, therefore, the multiplier is only apart of a unit, it is plain we must take only apart... | |
| James Bates Thomson - 1846 - 252 páginas
...is manifest that the product is a quantity of the same kind as the multiplicand. 70. Multiplying by **a whole number is taking the multiplicand as many times as there are** unUs in the multiplier, Multiplying hy 1, is taking the multiplicand once, as a. Mult, by 2, is taking... | |
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