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

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A boy had 30 cents and paid for himself and divided the rest of 5 - 6ths of them for

5 oranges , bow it equally between 5 sons , how much were they apiece ? much

did each

A boy had 30 cents and paid for himself and divided the rest of 5 - 6ths of them for

5 oranges , bow it equally between 5 sons , how much were they apiece ? much

did each

**receive**? . 11 . A lad had 45 pears and sold 4 . 5 - 6ths of 12 are how ... Page 78

We 15 therefore write 2 for the highest figure of the quotient , which , since the 5

is 500 , is evidently 200 ; but we leave the place of teas and units blank to 12

...

We 15 therefore write 2 for the highest figure of the quotient , which , since the 5

is 500 , is evidently 200 ; but we leave the place of teas and units blank to 12

**receive**those parts of the quotient which shall be found by dividing the remaining...

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Divide 45 apples equally among 10 children , how many will . each child

? As it will take 10 apples to give each child 1 , each child will evidently ,

as many apples as there are 10 ' s in the whole number ; but all the figures of ...

Divide 45 apples equally among 10 children , how many will . each child

**receive**? As it will take 10 apples to give each child 1 , each child will evidently ,

**receive**as many apples as there are 10 ' s in the whole number ; but all the figures of ...

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129 , If we divide an apple equally between 2 boys , the part which each will

between 3 boys , each will

manner , if 3 ...

129 , If we divide an apple equally between 2 boys , the part which each will

**receive**will be an apple , or the quotient of 1 divided by 2 ; if re divide 1 applebetween 3 boys , each will

**receive**, or the quotient of i divided by 3 . In likemanner , if 3 ...

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I bought 6 yards of paid six 5 dollar bills , who cloth at 76 cts . a yard , and I must

...

I bought 6 yards of paid six 5 dollar bills , who cloth at 76 cts . a yard , and I must

**receive**change , and gave a 5 dollar bill , how how much ? much change must I**receive**? DIVISION OF FEDERAL MONEY . . 136 . Rule . — The same as for the...

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Page 128 - In any proportion, the product of the means is equal to the product of the extremes.

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Page 171 - Bring down the first figure of the next period to the remainder for a new dividend, to which find a new divisor as before, and in like manner proceed till the whole be finished.

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Page 166 - Subtract the square number from the left hand period, and to the remainder bring down the next period for a dividend. III. Double the root already found for a divisor ; seek how many times the divisor is contained in the dividend, excepting the right hand figure, and place the result...

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