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

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The author has well explained

The author has well explained

**Decimal**Arithmetic , and has applied it in a plain and elegant manner in the solution of various questions , and especially to those relative to the Federal Computation of money . Page 5

Although the Federal Coin is purely

Although the Federal Coin is purely

**decimal**, it is se nearly allied to whole numbers , and so absolutely neces . sary to be understood by every one , that I have introduced it immediately after addition of whole numbers , and also ... Page 6

As

As

**decimal**fractions may be learneu much easier than vulgar , and are more simple , useful , and necessary ; and soonest wanted in more useful branches of Arithmetic , they ought to be learned first , and Vulgar Fractions omitted ... Page 7

... Vulgar and

... Vulgar and

**Decimals**Insurance Interest , Simple - by**Decimals**Compound by**Decimals**Inverse Proportion Involution Loss and Gain Multiplication , Simple application and use of Supplement to Compound Numeration : Practice Position ... Page 74

VULGAR AND

VULGAR AND

**DECIMAL**. A Vulgar Fraction , is represented by two numbers pla ced one above another , with a line drawn between thein thus , i , j , & c . signifies three - fourths , five - eights , & c . The figure above the line ...### What people are saying - Write a review

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