## The Scholar's Arithmetic; Or, Federal Accountant ...: The Whole in a Form and Method Altogether New, for the Ease of the Master, and the Greater Progress of the ScholarJohn Prentiss, (proprietor of the copy-right) and sold at his book-store, wholesale and retail.--Sold also by the principal booksellers in New-England, and at the Rensselaer book-store, Troy, N.Y., 1807 - Arithmetic - 216 pages |

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times and 2 remain , then , how often 7 in 24 ? 3 times , and 3 remain ; how often

7 in 32 ? 4 times and 4 remain , lastly how often 7 in 46 ? 6 times and 4 remain .

**DIVIDE**37426 by 7 . OPERATION 7 ) 3 7 4 2 6 HERE I say ; how often 7 in 37 ? 5times and 2 remain , then , how often 7 in 24 ? 3 times , and 3 remain ; how often

7 in 32 ? 4 times and 4 remain , lastly how often 7 in 46 ? 6 times and 4 remain .

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322432 / 58 325 544 540 2432 Memainker 3.

Quot . 33307. Rem . 22721 . 83 / 000 / 3764503172 / ( 33307 ) 955 249 603 551

22 721 ...

**Divide**379432 by 6500. Quot . 58. Rem , 2432 . 25 Een W in , nd $ 5700 /322432 / 58 325 544 540 2432 Memainker 3.

**Divide**2764503721 by 83000.Quot . 33307. Rem . 22721 . 83 / 000 / 3764503172 / ( 33307 ) 955 249 603 551

22 721 ...

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A fraction is said to be reduced to its lowest terms when there is no number which

will

to the fraction its proper denominator , 6806 , then

A fraction is said to be reduced to its lowest terms when there is no number which

will

**divide**both the merator and the denominator without a remainder . Thus , setto the fraction its proper denominator , 6806 , then

**divide**the numerator and the ... Page 90

Dolls , 288,923 3 ,

If pounds only are given to be. cere RÉDUCTION of FEDERAL MONE Y. Case 1

...

**DIVIDE**Dolls . 3756 equally among 13 men ; what will cach man receive ? Ans .Dolls , 288,923 3 ,

**Divide**Dolls . 16,75 by 27 . Product , 62 cents . + pro out 3 27 .If pounds only are given to be. cere RÉDUCTION of FEDERAL MONE Y. Case 1

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5 COMPOUND Division is the

divisor , that is , the quantity does not exceed 12 , begin at the

the quantity , highest denomination , and in the man- and point off so many

places ...

5 COMPOUND Division is the

**dividing**of different denominations . ... Whèy thedivisor , that is , the quantity does not exceed 12 , begin at the

**Divide**the price bythe quantity , highest denomination , and in the man- and point off so many

places ...

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