## The Youth's Assistant in Theoretic and Practical Arithmetic, : Designed for the Use of Schools in the United States |

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Having

down one of the counters , which he has provided , and wbich we shall here

suppose to be beans , and say . ing , there is one , require the children ' to repeat

...

Having

**called**the little class around him , the in . structer should begin by layingdown one of the counters , which he has provided , and wbich we shall here

suppose to be beans , and say . ing , there is one , require the children ' to repeat

...

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21 , If any number , or particular thing , be divided into two equal parts , ibose

parts are

parts they are

21 , If any number , or particular thing , be divided into two equal parts , ibose

parts are

**called**halves , if into 3 equal parts they are**called**Thirds , if into 4 equalparts they are

**called**fourlhs , or quarters , ( 11 ) ; and , generally , the parts are ... Page 39

leaves , it is

, it is 20 quires make I ream .

folded into 8 leaves , it is 10 things • 1 desm .

leaves , it is

**called**Folio . 24 sheets of paper , 1 quire . When folded into 4 leaves, it is 20 quires make I ream .

**called**Quarto . 112 pounds " 1 quintal . { Whenfolded into 8 leaves , it is 10 things • 1 desm .

**called**Octavo . 10 desms " 1 gross . Page 53

What is soning , of the properties of their use ? lines and figures , and when

usWhat is a straight ed for that purpose are

Make a straight line Lines are either straight orc - a curve line ? curved . A

Straight ( or ...

What is soning , of the properties of their use ? lines and figures , and when

usWhat is a straight ed for that purpose are

**called**line ? a curve line ! lines .Make a straight line Lines are either straight orc - a curve line ? curved . A

Straight ( or ...

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An individual thing taken as a standard of comparison , is

one . 71 . Number is a collection of units , or ones . 72 . Numbers are formed in

the following manner ; one and one more are

An individual thing taken as a standard of comparison , is

**called**unity , a unit , orone . 71 . Number is a collection of units , or ones . 72 . Numbers are formed in

the following manner ; one and one more are

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