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

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Iftwenty - eight cents be di - hills of corn planted in severi

four boys , how ma - rows , how many hills are there in ny will each have ? 26 . If

a quire of paper cost twen 32 . Divide thirty - nine cbesnuts ty - four cents , how ...

Iftwenty - eight cents be di - hills of corn planted in severi

**equal**vided betweenfour boys , how ma - rows , how many hills are there in ny will each have ? 26 . If

a quire of paper cost twen 32 . Divide thirty - nine cbesnuts ty - four cents , how ...

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

parts are called halves , if into 3

parts they are called fourlhs , or quarters , ( 11 ) ; and , generally , the parts are ...

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

**equal**parts , iboseparts are called halves , if into 3

**equal**parts they are called Thirds , if into 4**equal**parts they are called fourlhs , or quarters , ( 11 ) ; and , generally , the parts are ...

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Ans . Because 1 is

and 7 are an apple . | 6 . How many 6ths of an apple is 2 . Why ? Ans . Because

these of an apple ? of an apple ? greater the number of parts a thing Ans . 2 -

6tbs ...

Ans . Because 1 is

**equal**apple or of an apple ? Ans . of to 2 - 4ibs and 2 - 4thsand 7 are an apple . | 6 . How many 6ths of an apple is 2 . Why ? Ans . Because

these of an apple ? of an apple ? greater the number of parts a thing Ans . 2 -

6tbs ...

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When are bave all the sides and all the angles of the liwo figures said to be e .

one , respectively

angles of the other , each to each ; suneaning of equilateral ? that if the one

figure were ...

When are bave all the sides and all the angles of the liwo figures said to be e .

one , respectively

**equal**to all the sides an : Jquelaieral ? What is the all theangles of the other , each to each ; suneaning of equilateral ? that if the one

figure were ...

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Thus we see that the ratio of one number to another is expressed by the quotient ,

which arises from the division of one by the other , and that , in the preceding

examples , the ratio of 4 to 6 is just

...

Thus we see that the ratio of one number to another is expressed by the quotient ,

which arises from the division of one by the other , and that , in the preceding

examples , the ratio of 4 to 6 is just

**equal**to the ratio of 12 to 18 , and the ratio of 2...

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