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  • 3.3 (iii.) Multiples, Submultiples and Quotients
  • Submultiples.-The relation of a unit to its successive multiples as shown in a multiple-table is expressed by saying that it is a submultiple of the multiples, the successive submultiples being one-half, one-third, one-fourth,..
  • Submultiples.-The relation of a unit to its successive multiples as shown in a multiple-table is expressed by saying that it is a submultiple of the multiples, the successive submultiples being one-half, one-third, one-fourth,..
  • - Instead of regarding the 153 in 27.153 as meaning o h, we may regard the different figures in the expression as denoting numbers in the successive orders of submultiples of i on a denary scale.
  • The following tables are given as illustrations of the arrangement adopted elsewhere in this article; the entries in any column denote multiples or submultiples of the unit stated at the head of the column, and the entries in any row give the expression of one unit in terms of the other units.
 

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