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

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In the arrangement of

In the arrangement of

**fractions**, I have taken an entire new method , the advantages and facility of which will sufficiently apologize for its not being cor cling to other systems . As decimal**fractions**may be learneu much easier ... Page 6

As decimal

As decimal

**fractions**may be learneu much easier than vulgar , and are more simple , useful , and necessary ; and soonest wanted in more useful branches of Arithmetic , they ought to be learned first , and Vulgar**Fractions**omitted ... Page 7

Equation of Payments Esolution , or Extraction of Roots Exchange Federal Money Subtraction of Fellowship Compound

Equation of Payments Esolution , or Extraction of Roots Exchange Federal Money Subtraction of Fellowship Compound

**Fractions**, Vulgar and Decimals Insurance Interest , Simple - by Decimals Compound by Decimals Inverse Proportion ... Page 38

To multiply by a mixt number ; that is a whole num berjoined with a

To multiply by a mixt number ; that is a whole num berjoined with a

**fraction**; as 84 , 5 , 61 , & c . RULE . Multiply by the whole number , and take ,, & c . of *** li iplicand , and add it to the predact . EXAMPLES Multiply 37 by 231 . Page 74

**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 numbers pla ced ...### What people are saying - Write a review

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