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

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Minus , or

Minus , or

**less**, the sign of subtraction , as 6--2 = 4 , signifies that 2 subtracted from 6 , leaves 4 . X Multiply , or with , the sign of Multiplication ... Page 22

... or 375 dimes and 4 cents , or 37 dollars 5 dimes and 4 cents , or 3 eagles , 7 dollars 5 dimes and 4 cents If the cents are

... or 375 dimes and 4 cents , or 37 dollars 5 dimes and 4 cents , or 3 eagles , 7 dollars 5 dimes and 4 cents If the cents are

**less**than ten , place a. Page 23

If the cents are

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 . Page 25

SIMPLE SUBTRACTION Subtraction of whole Numbers , TEACHETH to take a

SIMPLE SUBTRACTION Subtraction of whole Numbers , TEACHETH to take a

**less**number from a greater , of the same denomination , and thereby shows the ... Page 28

... as often as there are units in the

... as often as there are units in the

**less**, or multiplying number ; hence it performs the work of many additions in the most compendious manner .### What people are saying - Write a review

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