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

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HAVING briefly introduced Vulgar

HAVING briefly introduced Vulgar

**fractions**immeiately after reduction of whole numbers , and given some eneral definitions ... A single , simple , or proper**fraction**, is when the nu aerator is less than the denominator , as ¦ ¦ § .Page 158

To reduce a whole number to an equivalent

To reduce a whole number to an equivalent

**fraction**, having a given denominator . RULE . Multiply the whole number by the given denominator ; place the product over the said denominator , and it will form the**fraction**required . 1.Page 161

To Reduce the

To Reduce the

**fraction**of one denomination to the**fraction**of another , retaining the same value . RULE . Reduce the given**fraction**to such a compound one , as will express the value of the given**fraction**, by comparing it with all the ...### What people are saying - Write a review

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