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14 CHARACT-R-.
Explanation of Characters used in this Book.
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= Equal to, as 12d. = 1s, signifies that 12 pence are equal to 1 shilling.

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To write numbers. Rao – degin on the right hand, write units in the units place, ons on he tens place, hundreds in the hundreds place, and so on, towards the left hand, writing each figure according to its proper value in numeration; taking care to supply those places of the natural urder with ciphers which are omitted in the question Ex-PLEs. Write down in proper figures the following numbers: Thirty-six. - Two hundred and seventy-nine. Thirty-seven thousand, five hundred and fourteen. Nine millions, seventy-two thousand and two hundred. Eight hundred millious, forty-fourthousand and fifty-five. -SIMPLE ADDITION. Is putting together several smaller numbers, of the same lenomination, into one larger, equal to the whole or sum outal; as 4 dollars and to dolars in one sum is 10 dollars. Ruu-Having placed units under units, tens under tens, &c. draw - line underneath, and begin with the units; after adding up every figure in that column, consider how many tens are contained in their muni set down to remainder under the units, and carry so many as rou have tons, to the next column of tons; proceed in the same manher through every column or row, and set down the whole amount of the last row.

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