## 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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The author has well explained Decimal Arithmetic , and has applied it in a plain

and elegant manner in the solution of various

relative to the Federal Computation of money . I think it will be a very useful book

...

The author has well explained Decimal Arithmetic , and has applied it in a plain

and elegant manner in the solution of various

**questions**, and especially to thoserelative to the Federal Computation of money . I think it will be a very useful book

...

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In teaching the first rules , I have found it best to encourage the attention of

scholars by a variety of familiar

minds as their studies grew more arduous . The rules are arranged in such order

as to ...

In teaching the first rules , I have found it best to encourage the attention of

scholars by a variety of familiar

**questions**, which might serve to strengthen theirminds as their studies grew more arduous . The rules are arranged in such order

as to ...

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191 55 82 , 30 90 , 91 134 88 89 203 208 206

, of Currencies , do . of Coin , Rule of Three Direct , do . Inverse , Double , Rules

for reducing the different currencies of the several United States , also Canada ...

191 55 82 , 30 90 , 91 134 88 89 203 208 206

**Questions**for Exercise , Reduction, of Currencies , do . of Coin , Rule of Three Direct , do . Inverse , Double , Rules

for reducing the different currencies of the several United States , also Canada ...

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... 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

... 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**EXAMPLES . Page 19

Answer , 9999999

six bags , containing each 37542 dollars ? Ans . 225252 . 2. If one quarter of a

ship's cargo be worth eleven thousand and ninety - nine dollars , how many

dollars ...

Answer , 9999999

**QUESTIONS**. cargo worth ? 1. What number of dollars are insix bags , containing each 37542 dollars ? Ans . 225252 . 2. If one quarter of a

ship's cargo be worth eleven thousand and ninety - nine dollars , how many

dollars ...

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