# The Youth's Assistant in Theoretic[!] and Practical Arithmetic ...

E. Smith, 1832 - Arithmetic - 168 pages

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Page 80 - 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 87 - 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 109 - 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 162 - EF or his certain attorney, his executors, administrators or assigns, to which payment, well and truly to be made, I bind myself, my heirs, executors and administrators, firmly by these presents ; Sealed with my seal.
Page 101 - Multiply all the numerators together for a new numerator, and all the denominators together for a new denominator.
Page 165 - That they are free of all incumbrances : That I have good right to sell and convey the same to the said Elvin Fairface : And that I will warrant and defend the same premises to the said Elvin, his heirs and assigns for ever, against the lawful claims and demands of all persons.
Page 78 - Is when the several shares of stock are continued in trade an equal term of time. RULE. As the whole stock is to the whole gain or loss : so is each man's particular stock, to his particular share of the gain or loss.
Page 109 - 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 68 - B. \$380, to be paid as follows: \$100 in 6 months, \$120 in 7 months, and \$160 in 10 months. What is the equated time for the payment of the whole ? Ans.