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

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Although the Federal Coin is purely

numbers , and so absolutely necessary to be understood by every one , that I

have introduced it immediately after addition of whole numbers , and also shown

how to ...

Although the Federal Coin is purely

**decimal**, it is so nearly allied to wholenumbers , and so absolutely necessary to be understood by every one , that I

have introduced it immediately after addition of whole numbers , and also shown

how to ...

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As

simple , useful , and necessary , and soonest wanted in more useful branches of

Arith metic , they ought to be learned first , and Vulgar Fractions omitted , until

further ...

As

**decimal**fractions may be learned much easier than vulgar , and are moresimple , useful , and necessary , and soonest wanted in more useful branches of

Arith metic , they ought to be learned first , and Vulgar Fractions omitted , until

further ...

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... Extraction of Roots Exchange Federal Money Subtraction of Fellowship

Compound Fractions , Vulgar and

Multiplication ...

... Extraction of Roots Exchange Federal Money Subtraction of Fellowship

Compound Fractions , Vulgar and

**Decimal**Ensurance Interest , Simple by**Decimals**Compound by**Decimals**Inverse Proportion Involution Loss and GainMultiplication ...

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VULGAR AND

placed one above another , with a line drawn between them , thus , 1 , 1 , & c .

signifies three - fourths , five - eight hs , & c . The figure above the line , is called

the ...

VULGAR AND

**DECIMAL**, A Vulgar Fraction , is represented by two numbersplaced one above another , with a line drawn between them , thus , 1 , 1 , & c .

signifies three - fourths , five - eight hs , & c . The figure above the line , is called

the ...

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A

annexed to it , Thus , to 16 , illo , & c . & c . The integer is always divided either

into 10 , 100 , 1000 , & c . equal parts ; consequently the denominator of the ...

A

**Decimal**Fraction is that whose denominator is a unit , with a cipher , or ciphersannexed to it , Thus , to 16 , illo , & c . & c . The integer is always divided either

into 10 , 100 , 1000 , & c . equal parts ; consequently the denominator of the ...

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