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

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make 1 penny - weight , marked 20 penny - weights , 1 ounce , 12 ounces , 1

16 ounces , 1

quarters ...

make 1 penny - weight , marked 20 penny - weights , 1 ounce , 12 ounces , 1

**pound**, 3. Avoirdupois Weight . pot . OZ . Ib . oz . 16 drams ( dr . ) make 1 ounce ,16 ounces , 1

**pound**, lb. 28**pounds**, 1 quarter of a hundred weight , gr . 4quarters ...

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6. Multiply 8496427 by 874559. Ans . 742892741520S . 98765542 x 98763542 =

8754237228385764 . Application and Use of Multiplication . In making out bills of

parcels , and in finding the value of goods ; when the price of one yard ,

6. Multiply 8496427 by 874559. Ans . 742892741520S . 98765542 x 98763542 =

8754237228385764 . Application and Use of Multiplication . In making out bills of

parcels , and in finding the value of goods ; when the price of one yard ,

**pound**... Page 34

Improved and Enlarged, Being a Plain Practical System of Arithmetic, Adapted to

the United States Nathan Daboll. A SHORT RULE . NOTE . The value of 100 lbs .

of any article will be just as many dollars as the article is cents a

Improved and Enlarged, Being a Plain Practical System of Arithmetic, Adapted to

the United States Nathan Daboll. A SHORT RULE . NOTE . The value of 100 lbs .

of any article will be just as many dollars as the article is cents a

**pound**. Page 40

COMPOUND ADDITION , Is the adding of several numbers together , having

airferent denominations , but of the same generic kind , as

pence , & c . Tons , hundreds , quarters , & c . RULE . * 1. Place the numbers so

that ...

COMPOUND ADDITION , Is the adding of several numbers together , having

airferent denominations , but of the same generic kind , as

**pounds**, shillings andpence , & c . Tons , hundreds , quarters , & c . RULE . * 1. Place the numbers so

that ...

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8. - 19s . 6d . and Os . 6d . Ans ! £ 60 ) Os : 5d . 14. Find the amount of the

following sums , viz .. Forty

nine pence , Ninety - five

d . S. 2.

8. - 19s . 6d . and Os . 6d . Ans ! £ 60 ) Os : 5d . 14. Find the amount of the

following sums , viz .. Forty

**pounds**, nine shillings , £ d . Sixty - four**pounds**andnine pence , Ninety - five

**pounds**, nineteen shillings , Seventeen shillings and 4d . S. 2.

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