## 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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... express the value of any proposed number by the following characters, or

figures: -1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 0–or

200,two hundred. o: when numbers consisting of many figures, are given to be

read, ...

... express the value of any proposed number by the following characters, or

figures: -1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 0–or

**cipher**. ... twenty, and with two**ciphers**, thus,200,two hundred. o: when numbers consisting of many figures, are given to be

read, ...

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... 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

PLEs.

... 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.

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If the cents are less than ten, place a

Erample, write down four dollars and 7 cents. Thus, s:4-07 ess. * It may be

observed, that all the figures at the left hand of the separatrix are dollars; or you

may call ...

If the cents are less than ten, place a

**cipher**in the ten's place, or pace of dimes-Erample, write down four dollars and 7 cents. Thus, s:4-07 ess. * It may be

observed, that all the figures at the left hand of the separatrix are dollars; or you

may call ...

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When there are

those

by them only, and to the right had of the product, place as m *phers as were ...

When there are

**ciphers**on the right hand of either or both of the factors, neglectthose

**ciphers**; then place the significant figures under one another, and multiplyby them only, and to the right had of the product, place as m *phers as were ...

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Ans. 37:21800. 7. Multiply 6152.43 by 144. Ans. SS59-1992 - CASE v. To multiply

by 10, 100, 1000, &c. *nex to the muli plicand all the

it will make the product required -xAMPLEs. 1. Multiply 365 by 10. Ans, 3650.

Ans. 37:21800. 7. Multiply 6152.43 by 144. Ans. SS59-1992 - CASE v. To multiply

by 10, 100, 1000, &c. *nex to the muli plicand all the

**ciphers**in the multiplier, andit will make the product required -xAMPLEs. 1. Multiply 365 by 10. Ans, 3650.

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