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

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What is the

as follows : C . gr . lb . 1b . No . 1 - 9 0 12 Tare 100 2 8 3 4 - 95 37 10 83 4 - 6 3 25

81 Whole gross 320 13 3 59 total tare . ; Tare 359 lb . = 3 0 23 2 CO DO III .

What is the

**neat**weight of 4 hogsheads of Tobacco marked with the gross weightas follows : C . gr . lb . 1b . No . 1 - 9 0 12 Tare 100 2 8 3 4 - 95 37 10 83 4 - 6 3 25

81 Whole gross 320 13 3 59 total tare . ; Tare 359 lb . = 3 0 23 2 CO DO III .

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38 3 12

cwt. 1 qr. 9 lb. gross, tare per tierce 34 lb. ? Jins. 28C. Ogr. 21b. 8. In 9 firkins of

butter, each weighing 2 qes. 12 lb. gross, tare 11 lb. per firkin, how much

38 3 12

**neat**. as ?...What is the**neat**weight of 7 tierces of rice, each weighing 4cwt. 1 qr. 9 lb. gross, tare per tierce 34 lb. ? Jins. 28C. Ogr. 21b. 8. In 9 firkins of

butter, each weighing 2 qes. 12 lb. gross, tare 11 lb. per firkin, how much

**neat**8 ... Page 117

What is the

14 lb., tare 16 lb. per cwt. : - Jhis. 680. 1gr. 24lb. 3. What is the

bbls. of potash, each weighing 291 lb. gross, tare 10 lb. per cwt. : Jims. 1281 lb.

What is the

**neat**weight of 9.hhds. of Tobacco, each weighing gross 8 cwt. 3 qrs.14 lb., tare 16 lb. per cwt. : - Jhis. 680. 1gr. 24lb. 3. What is the

**neat**weight of 7bbls. of potash, each weighing 291 lb. gross, tare 10 lb. per cwt. : Jims. 1281 lb.

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17 lb. gross, tare 41 lb. trett 4 lb. per 104 lb, how much

20lb. 3. In 15 chests of sugar, weighing 117 cwt. 21 lb. grass, tare 173 lb. trett 4 lb

. per 104, how many cwt.

...

17 lb. gross, tare 41 lb. trett 4 lb. per 104 lb, how much

**neat**? Ans. 8cwt. Sqrs,20lb. 3. In 15 chests of sugar, weighing 117 cwt. 21 lb. grass, tare 173 lb. trett 4 lb

. per 104, how many cwt.

**neat**; ..]ns. # 11 cwt. 22lb. 4. What is the**neat**weight of 3...

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the quo: tient will be the clost, which subtract from the suttle, and the remainder

will be the

weighing 13 cwt. 5 qus, 23 lb. gross, tare 107 lb. per hogshead, trett 4 lb. per 104

lb. and ...

the quo: tient will be the clost, which subtract from the suttle, and the remainder

will be the

**neat**weight. EXAMPLES, 1. In 3 hogsheads of Tobacco, eachweighing 13 cwt. 5 qus, 23 lb. gross, tare 107 lb. per hogshead, trett 4 lb. per 104

lb. and ...

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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.