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

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An individual thing taken as a standard of comparison , is called unity , a

one . 71 . Number is a collection of

the following manner ; one and one more are called two , two and one , three ...

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 inthe following manner ; one and one more are called two , two and one , three ...

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NUMÉRATION : : 63 pine inclusive , and are called simple

bers larger than pine , two or more of these characters must be used . Ten is

written , 10 , twenty , 20 , thirty , 30 , and so on to ninety , 90 ; and the intermediate

...

NUMÉRATION : : 63 pine inclusive , and are called simple

**units**. To denote num .bers larger than pine , two or more of these characters must be used . Ten is

written , 10 , twenty , 20 , thirty , 30 , and so on to ninety , 90 ; and the intermediate

...

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6

with the 6

the 3 legs of the other , their sum is 5 tens . These two results taken together , are

5 ...

6

**units**, and the second of 2 tens and 3**units**. Now if we add the 3**units**of onewith the 6

**units**of the other , their sum is 9**units**, and the 2 tens of one added tothe 3 legs of the other , their sum is 5 tens . These two results taken together , are

5 ...

Page 74

As 75 is made up of 7 tens and 5

75 proof . 3

remainder to be 2 , which we write below the line in the place of

take ...

As 75 is made up of 7 tens and 5

**units**, and 43 of 4 tens and 3**units**, we take the75 proof . 3

**units**of the lower from the 5**units**of the upper line , and find theremainder to be 2 , which we write below the line in the place of

**units**. We thentake ...

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SIMPLE SUBTRACTION . we must remember that I

order , has already been borrowed and ... 12 Here we cannot take 7

SIMPLE SUBTRACTION . we must remember that I

**unit**of the upper figure of thisorder , has already been borrowed and ... 12 Here we cannot take 7

**units**from 2**units**; we must there . fore take the 1 ten = 10**units**, with the 2 , making 12**units**...### What people are saying - Write a review

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