## Daboll's Schoolmaster's Assistant: Improved and Enlarged : Being a Plain and Practical System of Arithmetick Adapted to the United States |

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... of the dividend used; then subtract it therefrom, and

of the dividend to the right hand of the remainder; after which, you must seek,

multiply and subtract, till you have brought down every figure of the dividend.

Paoor.

... of the dividend used; then subtract it therefrom, and

**bring**down the next figureof the dividend to the right hand of the remainder; after which, you must seek,

multiply and subtract, till you have brought down every figure of the dividend.

Paoor.

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Divide 21 dollars, 5 cents, by 14. 14)2105(150 cents= 1 dol. 50 cts. but to

cent, 14 into dollars, you need only point off two -- figures to the right hand for

cents, and 70 the rest will be dollars, &c. 70 5 . Divide 4 dols. 9 cts, or 409 cts. by

6.

Divide 21 dollars, 5 cents, by 14. 14)2105(150 cents= 1 dol. 50 cts. but to

**bring**cent, 14 into dollars, you need only point off two -- figures to the right hand for

cents, and 70 the rest will be dollars, &c. 70 5 . Divide 4 dols. 9 cts, or 409 cts. by

6.

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_ - - - REDUCTION, TEACHES to

another, without altering their value. Reduction is either Descending or

Ascending. Descending, is when great names are brought into small, as pounds

into ...

_ - - - REDUCTION, TEACHES to

**bring**or change numbers from one name toanother, without altering their value. Reduction is either Descending or

Ascending. Descending, is when great names are brought into small, as pounds

into ...

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Farthings in a penny-4)224765 Pence in a shilling =12)5619.1 1 qr. Shillings in a

pound =20)468.27a. £234 2s. 7d. I gr. Ans. 56191d. 4682s. 234. Note. The

remainder is always of the same name as the dividend. 2.

into ...

Farthings in a penny-4)224765 Pence in a shilling =12)5619.1 1 qr. Shillings in a

pound =20)468.27a. £234 2s. 7d. I gr. Ans. 56191d. 4682s. 234. Note. The

remainder is always of the same name as the dividend. 2.

**Bring**30329 farthingsinto ...

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many dollars at 6s. each? - Ans. $846. 9. Reduce 18776 pence to guineas, at 28s

. per guinea. Ans. 41. 10. In 62304 farthings, how many pistoles, at 22s. each?

**Bring**74981 half-pence intopounds. Ans. E1564s.2d. 8. In 243648 farthings, howmany dollars at 6s. each? - Ans. $846. 9. Reduce 18776 pence to guineas, at 28s

. per guinea. Ans. 41. 10. In 62304 farthings, how many pistoles, at 22s. each?

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