| George Roberts Perkins - Arithmetic - 1855 - 388 pages
...Divide 0-9009 by 0-4051. Ans. 2-223+. 57. We may, obviously, divide any decimal by 10, 100, 1000, &c., **by removing the decimal point as many •places to the left as there are** ciphers in the divisor ; when there are not so many figures at the left of the decimal point, we may... | |
| Horace Mann - 1855 - 268 pages
...are in the dividend more than in the divisor. S3. To divide any number by 10, 100, 1000, &c., remove **the decimal point as many places to the left as there are** zeroes in the divisor. q* When there are zeroes at the right hand of the divisor, cut them off, and... | |
| Dana Pond Colburn - Arithmetic - 1855 - 394 pages
...writing the given multiplier. (c.) To express the quotient of a number divided by any power of 10, remove **the decimal point as many places to the left as there are** zeros used in writing the given divisor. (d.) When, by such change, any places between the number and... | |
| John Fair Stoddard - Arithmetic - 1856 - 312 pages
...25'49P52 by 24'6. 8. Divide 2448 by '012 ART. 152. A decimal may be divided by 10, 100, 1000, &c., **by removing the decimal point as many places to the left as there are** ciphers in the divisor. If necessary, prefix ciphers to the dividend. f4'36 1 Divide ;3o:42; \ by w.... | |
| Dana Pond Colburn - Arithmetic - 1856 - 392 pages
...writing the gicen multiplier. (c.) To express the quotient of a number divided by any power of 10, remoce **the decimal point as many places to the left as there are** zeros used in writing the gicen divisor. (d.) When, by such change, any places between the number and... | |
| Joseph Ray - Arithmetic - 1857 - 348 pages
...Ans. 2500. 27. 1.5-5-. 7 , Ans. 2.142857+ *ART. 184. To divide a Decimal by 10, 100, 1000, &c., remove **the decimal point as many places to the left as there are** ciphers in the divisor : And, if there are not so many figures on the left of the point, supply the... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1857 - 452 pages
....000032. CONTRACTIONS IN DIVISION OF DECIMALS. 275. To divide a decimal by 10, 100, 1000, &c. Remove **the decimal point as many places to the left as there are** ciphers in the divisor, and if there be not figures enough in the number, prefix ciphers. Thus, 2.15... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1857 - 336 pages
...(-(-) can be used. NOTE 3. — When a decimal number is to be divided by 10, 100, 1000, &c., remove **the decimal point as many places to the left as there are** ciphers in the divisor, and if there be not figures enough in the number, prefix ciphers. Thus 1.25... | |
| Charles Davies - Arithmetic - 1858 - 348 pages
...Divide .2 by .6. 3. Divide 37.4 by 4.5. 4 Divide 586.4 by 375. 5. Divide 94.0369 by 81.038. NOTE. — 3. **When any decimal number is to be divided by 10, 100....made by removing the decimal point as many places to** ihe left us there are Q's tn the divisor ; and if there be not to many figures on the left of the decimal... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1858 - 456 pages
...64753000000. CONTRACTIONS IN DIVISION OF DECIMALS. 275. To divide a decimal by 10, 100, 1000, &c. Remove **the decimal point as many places to the left, as there are** ciphers in the divisor, and if there be not figures enough in the number, prefix ciphers. Thus, 2.15... | |
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