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

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SIMPLE SUBTRACTION Subtraction of whole Numbers , TEACHETH to take a

less number from a greater , of the same denomination , and thereby shows the

...

SIMPLE SUBTRACTION Subtraction of whole Numbers , TEACHETH to take a

less number from a greater , of the same denomination , and thereby shows the

**difference**, or remainder : as 4 dollars subtracted from 6 dollars , the remainder is...

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What is the

Ans . 81 . 3. How much is 1200 greater than 365 and 721 added wgether ? Ans . .

114 . 4. From New - London to Pluiladelphia is 240 miles . Now if a man ...

What is the

**difference**between twice twenty - seven , and three times forty - five ?Ans . 81 . 3. How much is 1200 greater than 365 and 721 added wgether ? Ans . .

114 . 4. From New - London to Pluiladelphia is 240 miles . Now if a man ...

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S. 17 14 11 29 59 59 10 17 0 00 40 10 17 11 9 4 10 49 4 11 6 10 18 10 /

COMPOUND SUBTRACTION , TEACHES to find the

excess , between any two sums of diverse denominations . RULE . Place those

numbers ...

S. 17 14 11 29 59 59 10 17 0 00 40 10 17 11 9 4 10 49 4 11 6 10 18 10 /

COMPOUND SUBTRACTION , TEACHES to find the

**difference**, inequality orexcess , between any two sums of diverse denominations . RULE . Place those

numbers ...

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PREPARE the fractions as in Addition , and the

written above the common denot o nominator , will give the

fraction required thes 1. From t take of of Z = 14 = Then f and hard ta Therefore 9 -

= the ...

PREPARE the fractions as in Addition , and the

**difference**of the numeratorswritten above the common denot o nominator , will give the

**difference**of thefraction required thes 1. From t take of of Z = 14 = Then f and hard ta Therefore 9 -

= the ...

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200,990

February 1 , 1800 , was given for 500 dollars , interest at 6 per cent . and there

were payments endorsed upon it as follows , viz . Scts , 1st payment May 1 , 1800

...

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**Difference**, 0,411 Another Example in Rule II . A bond or note , datedFebruary 1 , 1800 , was given for 500 dollars , interest at 6 per cent . and there

were payments endorsed upon it as follows , viz . Scts , 1st payment May 1 , 1800

...

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