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

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It teaches to express the value of any proposed number by the follow : ing characters , or

It teaches to express the value of any proposed number by the follow : ing characters , or

**figures**: 1 , 2 , 3 , 4 ... which depends upon the place it stands in , viz . any**figure**in the place of units , represents only its simple value ... Page 16

9 8 6 5 4 3 2 1 - 987 million 654 thousand 321 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 - 123 million 456 thousand 789 . 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 4 8 . 987 million 654 thousand 348 . . To know the value of any number of

9 8 6 5 4 3 2 1 - 987 million 654 thousand 321 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 - 123 million 456 thousand 789 . 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 4 8 . 987 million 654 thousand 348 . . To know the value of any number of

**figures**. Page 17

For convenience in reading large numbers , they may he divided into periods of three

For convenience in reading large numbers , they may he divided into periods of three

**figures**eacn , as follows ... and so on , towards the left hand , writing each**figure**aceording to its proper value in numeration ; taking care to ... Page 18

Having placed units under units , tens under tens , & c . draw a line underneath , and begin with the units ; after adding up every

Having placed units under units , tens under tens , & c . draw a line underneath , and begin with the units ; after adding up every

**figure**in that column , consider how many tens are contained in their sum ; set down the remainder under ... Page 19

... at the top of the sum , and reckon the

... at the top of the sum , and reckon the

**figures**downwards in the same manner as they were added upwards , and if it be right , this suma total will be equal to the first : Or cut off the upper line of**figures**, and find the amount ot ...### What people are saying - Write a review

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