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

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It is required to divide it among the owners according to their respective

Ans . A ' s

14 . A privateer having taken a prize worth $ 6850 , it is divided into one hundred

...

It is required to divide it among the owners according to their respective

**shares**Ans . A ' s

**share**£ 143 Os . 5d . B ' s**share**457 4s . 2d . C ' s**share**628 . 12s . id ,14 . A privateer having taken a prize worth $ 6850 , it is divided into one hundred

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Three fields contain , the first 7 acres , the second 10 acres , the thid 12 acres , 1

rood ; how many

? tors . 61

Three fields contain , the first 7 acres , the second 10 acres , the thid 12 acres , 1

rood ; how many

**shares**can they be divided into , each**share**to contain 76 rods? tors . 61

**shares**, and 44 rods over . 10 . SOLID MEASURE . 1 . In 14 tons ... Page 144

SINGLE FELLOWSHIP , - hen the several

equal term of time . . RULE . he whole stock is to the whole gain or loss : so is an '

s particular stock , to his particular

SINGLE FELLOWSHIP , - hen the several

**shares**of stock are continued in Enequal term of time . . RULE . he whole stock is to the whole gain or loss : so is an '

s particular stock , to his particular

**share**of the loss . , ' PROOF . Add all the ... Page 145

Add all the particular

will be equal the whole gain or loss . . 1 EXÅMPLES . 1 . Two partners , A and B

... What is each per son ' s

Add all the particular

**shares**of the gain loss together , and if it be right , the sumwill be equal the whole gain or loss . . 1 EXÅMPLES . 1 . Two partners , A and B

... What is each per son ' s

**share**of the gain ? A put in 550 · B 470 As 820 : 250 ... Page 146

A captain , mate and 20 scamen . took a prize worth 3501 dols , of which the

captain takes 11

times ...

A captain , mate and 20 scamen . took a prize worth 3501 dols , of which the

captain takes 11

**shares**, and the mate 5 ... A ' s**share**. . 9 . Three persons are to**share**6001 . A is to have a cer : Pain sum , B as much again as A , and C threetimes ...

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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.