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

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The point prefisel is

towards the right hand , and each figure takes its value by its distince fiorn the

unit ' s place ; if it be in the first place after units , ( or separating point ) it signifies

terths ...

The point prefisel is

**called**the separatrix . Decimals are counted from the lefttowards the right hand , and each figure takes its value by its distince fiorn the

unit ' s place ; if it be in the first place after units , ( or separating point ) it signifies

terths ...

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COMPOUND INTEREST , IS when the interest is added to the principal , at the

end ul the year , and on that amount the interest cast for anoth or year , and allied

again , and so on : this is

COMPOUND INTEREST , IS when the interest is added to the principal , at the

end ul the year , and on that amount the interest cast for anoth or year , and allied

again , and so on : this is

**called**Inter est upou Interest . RULE . Find the interest ... Page 136

The sum of all the annuities for the time they have been forborne , together with

the interest due on each , is

all at once at the beginning of the first year , the price which is paid for it is

...

The sum of all the annuities for the time they have been forborne , together with

the interest due on each , is

**called**the amount . If an annuity is bought off , or paidall at once at the beginning of the first year , the price which is paid for it is

**called**...

Page 155

A number , which can be measured by two or more numbers , is

cominon multiple : and if it be the least number that can be so measured , it is

; but ...

A number , which can be measured by two or more numbers , is

**called**theircominon multiple : and if it be the least number that can be so measured , it is

**called**the least common multiple : thus , 24 is the coinmon multiple of my 3 aud 4; but ...

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6fm . INVOLUTION . Is the multiplying any number with itself , and that product by

the former multiplier ; and so on ; and the several products which arise are

powers . The number denoting the height of the power , is

6fm . INVOLUTION . Is the multiplying any number with itself , and that product by

the former multiplier ; and so on ; and the several products which arise are

**called**powers . The number denoting the height of the power , is

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