| Joseph Victor Collins - 1908 - 420 páginas
...Multiplication. The definition of multiplication often given is that multiplication is the process of **taking the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier.** We may picture this process by thinking of a person picking out from a basket containing eggs six at... | |
| Thomas Jefferson McEvoy - 1908 - 446 páginas
...division. The problems are similar to those in 1A. Problems in multiplication are solved by writing **the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier** and by adding. Problems in division are solved as in 1A by counting. 2B and 3A.—Simple problems solved... | |
| Webster Wells - 1908 - 232 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 - 1908 - 405 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)... | |
| George Soulé - 1910 - 1002 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,** and, therefore, when the multiplier is less than a unit, the multiplicand will be repeated only a part... | |
| William James Milne - 1911
...multiplication, the number multiplied. Multiplication. When the multiplier is a positive integer, the process of **taking the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier.** In general, the process of finding a number that is obtained from the multiplicand just as the multiplier... | |
| Joseph Victor Collins - 1911 - 303 páginas
...Multiplication. The definition of multiplication often given is that multiplication is the process of **taking the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier.** We may picture this process by thinking of a person picking out from a basket containing eggs six at... | |
| Nicomachus (of Gerasa.) - 1926 - 318 páginas
...the only variation from the Nicomachean material appears to be the definition of multiplication as **"taking the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier."** In the eleventh century appeared also treatises on an ancient arithmetical game, rithmomachia. 2 The... | |
| Joseph Ray - 1857 - 320 páginas
...-4ns. 50. 25. 10gX9 = Ans. CASE II. ART. 152. To multiply a whole number by a fraction. Multiplying by **a whole number, is taking the multiplicand as many...there are units in the multiplier. Multiplying by** a fraction, or part of a unit, is taking a part of the multiplicand. Therefore, Multiplying by J, is... | |
| 1885
...basis of definition is not apparent. It is a laborious way of saying that the product is formed by **taking the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier.** Neither statement tells'anything important about the process, either psychologically or objectively.... | |
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