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

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make 1 ounce , Om 16 ounces , 1 pound , Ib . 28 pounds , 1 quarter of a

weight , qr . 4 quarters , 1

this weight are weighed all coarse and drossy goods , grocery wares , and all ...

make 1 ounce , Om 16 ounces , 1 pound , Ib . 28 pounds , 1 quarter of a

**hundred**weight , qr . 4 quarters , 1

**hundred**weight , cut . 20**hundred**weight , 1 ton , T. Bythis weight are weighed all coarse and drossy goods , grocery wares , and all ...

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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 , containing one

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

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

TABLES .

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... yet when it is placed on the right hand of fiyares , it increases their value in a

tenfold proportion , by throwing them into higher places . Thus 2 with a cipher

annexed to it , becomes 20 , twenty , and with two ciphers , thus , 200 ) , two

... yet when it is placed on the right hand of fiyares , it increases their value in a

tenfold proportion , by throwing them into higher places . Thus 2 with a cipher

annexed to it , becomes 20 , twenty , and with two ciphers , thus , 200 ) , two

**hundred**. Page 16

place of tens , it becomes so many tens , or ten times its simple value , and in the

third place , or place of hundreds , it becomes a

and so on , as in the following TABLE . Millions , Tens , C. of Millions , X. of ...

place of tens , it becomes so many tens , or ten times its simple value , and in the

third place , or place of hundreds , it becomes a

**hundred**times its simple value ,and so on , as in the following TABLE . Millions , Tens , C. of Millions , X. of ...

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its $ ܕܐ 123461 , One

sixty - one . 4666240 , Four millions , six

be ...

its $ ܕܐ 123461 , One

**hundred**and twenty - three thousand four**hundred**andsixty - one . 4666240 , Four millions , six

**hundred**and sixty - six thousand two**hundred**and forty . Nore . - For convenience in reading large numbers , they maybe ...

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