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

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10 cents , 1

money unit ; all other denominations be ing valued according to their place from

the dollar's place . A point or comma , called a separatrix , may be hlaced after

the ...

10 cents , 1

**dime**, d . 10**dimes**, 1 dollar , 10 dollars , 1 Eagle , E. Dollar is themoney unit ; all other denominations be ing valued according to their place from

the dollar's place . A point or comma , called a separatrix , may be hlaced after

the ...

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denominations : ther . the first figure at the right of this separatrix is

second figure cents , and the third mil.s. * ADDITION OF FEDERAL MONEY .

RULE . 1. Place the numbers according to their value ; that is , dollars under

dollars ...

denominations : ther . the first figure at the right of this separatrix is

**dimes**, thesecond figure cents , and the third mil.s. * ADDITION OF FEDERAL MONEY .

RULE . 1. Place the numbers according to their value ; that is , dollars under

dollars ...

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If the cents are less than ten , place a cypher in the ten's place , or place of

. - Example . Write down four dollars and 7 cents . Thus , $ 4 , 07 cts . EXAMPLES

. 1. Find the sum of 504 dollars , 39 cents ; 291 dollars , 9 cents ; 136 dollars ...

If the cents are less than ten , place a cypher in the ten's place , or place of

**dimes**. - Example . Write down four dollars and 7 cents . Thus , $ 4 , 07 cts . EXAMPLES

. 1. Find the sum of 504 dollars , 39 cents ; 291 dollars , 9 cents ; 136 dollars ...

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What is the sum of 9

A B and C a sum of money ; A paid me 95 dols . 43 cts . B paid me just three

times as much as A , and C paid me just as much as A and B both ; can you tell

me ...

What is the sum of 9

**dimes**, 8**dimes**, and 80 cents ? Ans . $ 24 . 12. I received ofA B and C a sum of money ; A paid me 95 dols . 43 cts . B paid me just three

times as much as A , and C paid me just as much as A and B both ; can you tell

me ...

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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 ,

as ...

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 subtractas ...

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