# The principles and practice of arithmetic

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 DlIFINITlbNS 1 Numeration 7 Multiplication 15 Division 22 Measures and Multiples 28 CHAPTER II 34 Compound Subtraction 41 CHAPTER III 49
 The Natures and Transfers of Stocks 139 Discount or Rebate 144 The Rule of Alligation 151 Miscellaneous Questions 157 CHAPTER VII 165 Extraction of the Cube Root 173 CHAPTER VIII 180 CHAPTER IX 194

 CHAPTER IV 61 Addition of Fractions 73 Division of Fractions 82 Rules of Practice 89 CHAPTER V 100 Multiplication of Decimals 106 Recurring Decimals 112 CHAPTER VI 119 The Rule of Proportion 126 Simple and Compound Interest 133
 The Theory of Solid or Cubic Measure 201 The Practice of Solid Measure 208 The Computations of Gagers 216 The Calendar 224 Problems 230 Addition and Subtraction 236 Involution and Evolution 245 Different Scales of Notation 251 APPENDIX II 257

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