| James McDowell - 1860 - 113 páginas
...: : sin OAC : sin COA or 989.277 : 661 : : sin 48° : sin COA or 989.277 : 661 : : .74314 : sin COA **Multiplying the second and third terms together, and dividing by the first,** we obtain, sin COA = .49653 = sin 29° if/ which L being taken from 132° leaves 102° 14', the other... | |
| John Brocklesby - 1872 - 376 páginas
...(.0000048481ths miles) : S'A1 (1 mile) : : AB FIG 84. DISTANCE OF A FIXED STAR. 92,000,000 miles) : SA : **multiplying the second and third terms together and dividing by the first,** we obtain the value of SA,the distance of the eartlj, from the star,1 and find it to be more than 18,900,000,000,000... | |
| Joseph Ray - 1856 - 402 páginas
...term. The remaining given quantity is then put 'in the first term, and the fourth or required term, **is found by multiplying the second and third terms together, and dividing** their product by the first. 1. If 2 1 Ib. of sugar are worth 7i lb. of rice, how much sugar is 19.8Ib.... | |
| Robert T. Cross - 1877
...thus : — As 24 hours is to 6 hours, so is 59 minutes to his motion in 6 hours, which you will find **by multiplying the second and third terms together, and dividing by the first,** to be 14 minutes and a little over ; as the time was AM, you substract the 14' from the Q's longitude... | |
| Moffatt and Paige - 1879
...consequently be greater than the first ; 27 is therefore placed in the second term and 15 in the first. **Multiplying the second and third terms together and dividing by the first,** we find the answer or fourth term, ,£135. The complete proportion is — 1S : 27 :: 75 : 135 This... | |
| Alexander Ingram - 1881
...24, 5 X 24 = 15 X 8. Consequently, when the first three terms of a proportion are given, the fourth **is found by multiplying the second and third terms together, and dividing** the product by the first term. SIMPLE PROPORTION. IN Simple Proportion three numbers are given to find... | |
| Alexander Ingram - 1885
...24, 5 X 24 = 15 X 8. Consequently, when the first three terms of a proportion are given, the fourth **is found by multiplying the second and third terms together, and dividing** the product by the first term. SIMPLE PROPORTION. IN Simple Proportion three numbers are given to find... | |
| Raphael - 1886 - 200 páginas
...thus : — As 24 hours is to 6 hours, so is 59 minutes to his motion in 6 hours, which you will find **by multiplying the second and third terms together, and dividing by the first,** to be 14 minutes and a little over; as the time was AM, you substract the 14' from the Q's longitude... | |
| John Thornton (M.A.) - 1890 - 342 páginas
..... (Earth's . *-', distance period)2 " period)2 " distance)s " required (T)* : (x'r :: (D)> : (u')' **Multiplying the second and third terms together and dividing by the first,** we get the required fourth term of the proportion. 1. What would be the distance from the sun of a... | |
| John Henry Walsh - 1893
...arithmetic : Quantity, number, abstract number, multiplication, proportion. Explain the reason for **multiplying the second and third terms together and dividing by the first** term in solving an example in simple proportion. of is what part of * of 3. Columbus is 83° 3' west... | |
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