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

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... of the same denomination as make one of the next greater ; setting down the

remainder under the column added , and carry the quotient to the next superior

denomination ,

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... of the same denomination as make one of the next greater ; setting down the

remainder under the column added , and carry the quotient to the next superior

denomination ,

**continuing**the same to the last , which add , as in simple addition.

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The war between England and America cominen . cel April 19 , 1775 , and a

general peace took place Jan . uary 20th , 1783 ; how long did the war

Anse 7 yrs . Omo . ld . COMPOUND MULTIPLICATION . COMPOUND

Multiplication ...

The war between England and America cominen . cel April 19 , 1775 , and a

general peace took place Jan . uary 20th , 1783 ; how long did the war

**continue**?Anse 7 yrs . Omo . ld . COMPOUND MULTIPLICATION . COMPOUND

Multiplication ...

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Multiply the highest denomination given , by so many of the next less as make

one of that greater , and thus

question requires . ' Proor . Change the oruer of the question , and divide your ...

Multiply the highest denomination given , by so many of the next less as make

one of that greater , and thus

**continue**till you have brouglit it down as low as yourquestion requires . ' Proor . Change the oruer of the question , and divide your ...

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Cyphers placed at the right hand of a decimal fraction do not alter its value , since

every significant figure

are all tie sarne value , and equal to or . But cyphers placed at the left hand of ...

Cyphers placed at the right hand of a decimal fraction do not alter its value , since

every significant figure

**continues**to possess the same place : so , 5 , 50 and , 500are all tie sarne value , and equal to or . But cyphers placed at the left hand of ...

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Find the present worth of each year by itself , discount . ing from the time it falls

due , and the sum of all these present worths will be the present worth required .

EXAMPLES 1 . What is the present worth of 400 dots . per annum , to

Find the present worth of each year by itself , discount . ing from the time it falls

due , and the sum of all these present worths will be the present worth required .

EXAMPLES 1 . What is the present worth of 400 dots . per annum , to

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Page 36 - RULE.* 1. Place the numbers so that those of the same denomination may stand directly under each other. 2. Add the first column or denomination together, as in whole numbers; then divide the sum by as many of the same denomination as make one of the next greater...

Page 21 - Subtract the subtrahend from the dividend, and to the remainder bring down the next period for a new dividend, with which proceed as before ; and so on, till the whole is finished.

Page 94 - Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide their product by the first term ; the quotient will be the answer to the question, in the same denomination you left the second term in, which may be brought into any other denomination required.

Page 179 - Involve the root to the next inferior power to that which is given, and multiply it by the number denoting the given power for a divisor.

Page 212 - To measure a parallelogram or long square. RULE.— Multiply the length by the breadth, and the product will be the area, or superficial content, in the same name as that in which the dimension was taken, whether inches, feet, or rods, etc.

Page 158 - Multiply all the numerators together for a new numerator, and all the denominators together for a new denominator.

Page 21 - Place the least number under the greatest, so that units may stand under units, tens under tens, &c. and draw a line under them. 2. Begin at the right hand, and take each figure in the lower line from the figure above it, and set down the remainder. 3.

Page 187 - RULE.* — Multiply the sum of the extremes by the number of terms, and half the product will be the answer.

Page 226 - July next, foreign gold and silver coins shall pass current as money within the United States, and be a legal tender for the payment of all debts and demands...

Page 149 - A single, simple, or proper fraction, is when the numerator is less than the denominator, as 4 3 | -|f , &c.