## The Youth's Assistant in Theoretic and Practical Arithmetic: Designed for the Use of Schools in the United States |

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Designed for the Use of Schools in the United States Zadock Thompson. 137 .

AKITHMETICAL TABLES . 39

make 1 penny

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Designed for the Use of Schools in the United States Zadock Thompson. 137 .

AKITHMETICAL TABLES . 39

**Weights**. * IV . TROY**WEIGHT**. 21 grains , grs .make 1 penny

**weight**, put . yrs . 24 pwts . ] oz . i 16 . 20 penny weighis “ ' 1 ounce...

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What is the

weighing lrd . lyd . ift . ; and thc walls 10cwt . 20lb . the 2d , 9cwł and chimney

cover 2rd . llin . ; ler . 1502 . ; and the 3d , 11cwt how much land does the whole

15lb .

What is the

**weight**of 3hhd . of land ; the remaining room of sugar , the firstweighing lrd . lyd . ift . ; and thc walls 10cwt . 20lb . the 2d , 9cwł and chimney

cover 2rd . llin . ; ler . 1502 . ; and the 3d , 11cwt how much land does the whole

15lb .

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What will be the

loz . 1pwt . 20 grains ? 1 bu . 2pk . - 6pk . As they alto 10 . What will 700 bushels 1

bu . = 4 gether carried 13 l of potatoes cast At le 30 . a 3pk . 3 pks . each time ...

What will be the

**weight**times did they go ? of 12 silver cups , each weighing llb .loz . 1pwt . 20 grains ? 1 bu . 2pk . - 6pk . As they alto 10 . What will 700 bushels 1

bu . = 4 gether carried 13 l of potatoes cast At le 30 . a 3pk . 3 pks . each time ...

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Of the most common gold and silver coins , containing their

intrinsic value in Federal Money . Country . | Names of coins . |

Valuc . Car . Grs . 21 U . Slates . Englana France . GOLD COINS . Eagle , Half ...

Of the most common gold and silver coins , containing their

**weight**fineness , andintrinsic value in Federal Money . Country . | Names of coins . |

**Weight**. Fireness .Valuc . Car . Grs . 21 U . Slates . Englana France . GOLD COINS . Eagle , Half ...

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It is a principle in mechanics that the power is to the

by a given proer . RULE . - - As the distance between the body to be raised or ...

It is a principle in mechanics that the power is to the

**weight**me the velocity of the**weight**is to the velocity of the power . 336 . To find what**weight**may be balancedby a given proer . RULE . - - As the distance between the body to be raised or ...

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Page 82 - Multiply each payment by its term of credit, and divide the sum of the products by the sum of the payments ; the quotient will be the average term of credit.

Page 89 - The greatest common divisor of two or more numbers, is the greatest number which will divide them without a remainder. Thus 6 is the greatest common divisor of 12, 18, 24, and 30.

Page 118 - PROBLEM II. The first term, the last term, and the number of terms given, to find the common difference. RULE. — Divide the difference of the extremes by the number of terms less 1 , and the quotient will be the common diffcrenct.

Page 111 - Subtract the square number from the left hand period, and to the remainder bring down the next period for a dividend. III. Double the root already found for a divisor ; seek how many times the divisor is contained in the dividend...

Page 94 - It will be seen that we multiply the denominator of the dividend by the numerator of the divisor for the denominator of the quotient, and the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor for the numerator of the quotient.

Page 120 - Add together the most convenient indices to make an index less by 1 than the number expressing the place of the term sought. 3. Multiply the terms of the geometrical series together belonging to those indices, and make the product a dividend. 4. Raise...

Page 115 - Multiply the divisor, thus augmented, by the last figure of the root, and subtract the product from the dividend, and to the remainder bring down the next period for a new dividend.

Page 31 - RULE. Divide as in whole numbers, and from the right hand of the quotient point off as many places for decimals as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor.

Page 2 - Los números cardinales 0: zero 1: one 2: two 3: three 4: four 5: five 6: six 7: seven 8: eight 9: nine 10: ten 11: eleven 12: twelve 13: thirteen 14: fourteen 15: fifteen 16: sixteen 17: seventeen 18: eighteen 19: nineteen 20: twenty...

Page 93 - Multiply the numerators together for a new numerator, and the denominators together for a new denominator.