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

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Page 3

The author has well explained

and elegant manner in the solution of various questions , and especially to those

relative to the Federal Computation of money . I think it will be a very useful book

...

The author has well explained

**Decimal**Arithmetic , and has applied it in a plainand elegant manner in the solution of various questions , and especially to those

relative to the Federal Computation of money . I think it will be a very useful book

...

Page 5

Although the Federal Coin is purely

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 shown

how to ...

Although the Federal Coin is purely

**decimal**, it is se nearly allied to wholenumbers , and so absolutely neces . sary to be understood by every one , that I

have introduced it immediately after addition of whole numbers , and also shown

how to ...

Page 6

As

simple , useful , and necessary ; and soonest wanted in more useful branches of

Arithmetic , they ought to be learned first , and Vulgar Fractions omitted , until

further ...

As

**decimal**fractions may be learneu much easier than vulgar , and are moresimple , useful , and necessary ; and soonest wanted in more useful branches of

Arithmetic , they ought to be learned first , and Vulgar Fractions omitted , until

further ...

Page 7

... Compound Fractions , Vulgar and

Multiplication , Simple application and use of Supplement to Compound

Numeration ...

... Compound Fractions , Vulgar and

**Decimals**Insurance Interest , Simple - by**Decimals**Compound by**Decimals**Inverse Proportion Involution Loss and GainMultiplication , Simple application and use of Supplement to Compound

Numeration ...

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FRACTIONS . FRACTIONS , or broken numbers , are expressions for any

assignable part of an unit or whole number , and ( ir general ) art of two kinds , viz

. VULGAR AND

pla ced ...

FRACTIONS . FRACTIONS , or broken numbers , are expressions for any

assignable part of an unit or whole number , and ( ir general ) art of two kinds , viz

. VULGAR AND

**DECIMAL**. A Vulgar Fraction , is represented by two numberspla ced ...

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