| James Bates Thomson - 1875 - 384 páginas
...the multiplicand once ; Multiplying by 2 is taking the multiplicand twice ; and Multiplying by any **whole number is taking the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier.** NOTES. — i. The term multiplication, from the Latin mvltiplico, multus, many, and plico, to fold,... | |
| 1877
...subtrahend is the greater. Next consider Multiplient ion. And first, multiplying by a positive quantity **is taking the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier,** and does not change its sign. For example, 7ax3 means Ta taken three times, and equals 21a; so —... | |
| Popular educator - 1880
...of tho same kind as tho multiplicand. 68. / ' u plain, therefore, that multiplying by a whole nvmber **is taking the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier.** Thus multiplying a by 1, U taking the multiplicand once, as a. Multiplying a by 2, is taking the multiplicand... | |
| George Soulé - 1888 - 562 páginas
...result is decreasing. This is evident from the fact that multiplication is the process of repeating **the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier,** ami, therefore, when the multiplier is less than a unit, the multiplicand will be repeated only apart... | |
| Warren H. Sadler - 1888
...how many repetitions of the addend are required ; and the Product is the result obtained by repeating **the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier.** REM. 2. — The multiplicand and multiplier are called factors of the product. REM. 3. — The Sign... | |
| Caton's national business college, Buffalo, N.Y. - 1889
...how many repetitions of the addend are required ; and the Product is the result obtained by repeating **the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier.** REM. 2. — The multiplicand and multiplier are called Factors of the product. REM. 3. — The Sign... | |
| Warren H. Sadler, William Russell Will - 1890 - 303 páginas
...how many repetitions of the addend are required ; and the Product is the result obtained by repeating **the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier.** REM. 2.—The multiplicand and multiplier are called Factors of the product. REM. 3.—The Sign of... | |
| Samuel Wesley Baird - 1901
...the number which is to be taken a certain number of times. 73. The Product is the result obtained by **taking the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier.** 74. The sign of multiplication is an inclined cross, x, and is read times or multiplied by. Thus, 3... | |
| Webster Wells - 1906 - 513 páginas
...positive integer or a positive, fraction. That is, to multiply a number by a positive integer is to add **the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier.** For example, to multiply — 4 by 3, we add — 4 three times. Thus, (-4) x(+3) = (-4) + (-4) + (-4)... | |
| Webster Wells - 1906 - 462 páginas
...positive integer or a positive fraction. That is, to multiply a number by a positive integer is to add **the multiplicand as many times' as there are units in the multiplier.** For example, to multiply — 4 by 3, we add — 4 three times. Thus, (-4) x(+3) = (-4) + (-4) + (-4)=-12.... | |
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