## 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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showing the value of Federal Money in other currencies,

Useful Forms in transacting business, - - - - Weights of several pieces of English,

Portuguese, and French Gold Coins, in dollars, cents, and mills, - - - – of English

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showing the value of Federal Money in other currencies,

**Tare**and Tret, - - - - - - -Useful Forms in transacting business, - - - - Weights of several pieces of English,

Portuguese, and French Gold Coins, in dollars, cents, and mills, - - - – of English

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allowances which are made by merchants, in buying and selling goods, &c. by

weight; in which are noticed the following particulars: 1. Gross Weight, which is

the whole ...

**TARE**AND TRET.**TARE**and Tret are practical rules for deducting certainallowances which are made by merchants, in buying and selling goods, &c. by

weight; in which are noticed the following particulars: 1. Gross Weight, which is

the whole ...

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waste, dust, &c. 4. Cloff, which is an allowance made of 2 lb. upon every 3 cwt. 5.

Suttle, is what remains after one or two allowances have been deducted. CASE I.

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**TARE**ANL TRET. 3. Tret, which is an allowance of 4 lb. on every 104 m. forwaste, dust, &c. 4. Cloff, which is an allowance made of 2 lb. upon every 3 cwt. 5.

Suttle, is what remains after one or two allowances have been deducted. CASE I.

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15x4-2 2 20 whole

of rice, each *eghing 4 cwt. I q. 9 lb. gross,

21 lb. 3. In 9 firkins of butter, each weighing 2 qrs. 12 lo: gross,

15x4-2 2 20 whole

**tare**. Ans. 3s 3 to meat. 2. What is the meat weight of 7 tiercesof rice, each *eghing 4 cwt. I q. 9 lb. gross,

**tare**pertierce 34 lb. ? Ans. 28 C. 0 qr,21 lb. 3. In 9 firkins of butter, each weighing 2 qrs. 12 lo: gross,

**tare**11-lb. Page 106

14 lb gross,

allowed with the

remainder suttle. 2. Divide the suttle by 26, and the quotient will be the tret, which

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14 lb gross,

**tare**14 lb. per cwt. Ans. $592, 84 cts. 24 m. CASE IV. When Tret isallowed with the

**Tare**. 1. Find the**tare**, which subtract from the gross, and call theremainder suttle. 2. Divide the suttle by 26, and the quotient will be the tret, which

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