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

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Besides the simple value of figures , each has a local value , which depends upon the place it

Besides the simple value of figures , each has a local value , which depends upon the place it

**stands**in , viz . any figure in the place of units , represents only its simple value , or so many ones , but in the second place , 0 . Page 25

Place the least number under the greatest , so that units may

Place the least number under the greatest , so that units may

**stand**under units , tens under tens , & c . and draw a line under them . 2. Begin at the right hand , and take each figure in ihe lower line from the ngure above it , and set ... Page 27

Ans . 178 pipes unsold , and they

Ans . 178 pipes unsold , and they

**stand**him in 1797 dols . SUBTRACTION OF FEDERAL MONEY . RULE . Place the numbers according to their value ; that is , dollars under dollars , dimes under dimes , cents under cents , & c . and subtract ... Page 30

then add the several products together in the same'order as they

then add the several products together in the same'order as they

**stand**, and their sum will be the total product . EXAMPLES . What number is equal to 47 times 365 ? Multiplicand 3 6 5 Multiplier 47 2 5 5 5 1 4 60 Ans . 171 5 5 product ... Page 35

-ņer , according to the order in which they

-ņer , according to the order in which they

**stand**in the 6k ; and this sum , when the work is right will be equal to dividend . A third method of proof by excess of nines is as follows , viz . 1. Cast the nines out of the divisor and ...### What people are saying - Write a review

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