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

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The Appendix

together with a number of the most easy and useful problems , for measuring

superficies and solids , examples of forms commonly used in transacting

business , useful ...

The Appendix

**contains**a variety of rules for casting Interest , Rebate , & c .together with a number of the most easy and useful problems , for measuring

superficies and solids , examples of forms commonly used in transacting

business , useful ...

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... make 1 hand . In measuring depths , six feet make 1 fathom or French toise .

Distances are measured by a chain , four rods iong ,

links 144 square 9. Land , or Square Measure . inches 12 ARITHMETICAL

TABLES .

... make 1 hand . In measuring depths , six feet make 1 fathom or French toise .

Distances are measured by a chain , four rods iong ,

**containing**one hundredlinks 144 square 9. Land , or Square Measure . inches 12 ARITHMETICAL

TABLES .

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4 wide , and 4 high , All solids , or things that have length , breadth and depth .

are measured by this measure . N. B. The wine gallon

inches , and the beer gallon , 282. A bushel

4 wide , and 4 high , All solids , or things that have length , breadth and depth .

are measured by this measure . N. B. The wine gallon

**contains**231 solid or cubicinches , and the beer gallon , 282. A bushel

**contains**2150,42 solid inches . 11. Page 21

What number of dollars are in six bags ,

225252 . 2. If one quarter of a ship's cargo be worth eleven thousand and ninety -

nine dollars , how many dollars is the whole cargo worth ? Ans . 44396 dols . 3.

What number of dollars are in 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 is the whole cargo worth ? Ans . 44396 dols . 3.

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How often docs 761858465

38473 can you have in 119184693 ? Ans . 309734313 16. Divide

280208122081 by 912314 . Quotient 307140 MORE EXAMPLES FOR

EXERCISE . Divisor ...

How often docs 761858465

**contain**90001 ? Ans . 8465 . 15. How inany times38473 can you have in 119184693 ? Ans . 309734313 16. Divide

280208122081 by 912314 . Quotient 307140 MORE EXAMPLES FOR

EXERCISE . Divisor ...

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