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

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In 38720

Ascending and Descending . 1 . MONEY . 1 . In 1211 . Os . 9fd . how many balf -

pence ? Ans . 58099 2 . In 58099 half - pence , how many pounds i . Ins . 1211 .

In 38720

**farthings**, how many French crowns , at 68 . 8d . Ans . 121 . ReductionAscending and Descending . 1 . MONEY . 1 . In 1211 . Os . 9fd . how many balf -

pence ? Ans . 58099 2 . In 58099 half - pence , how many pounds i . Ins . 1211 .

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2 . Bring 1020300 seconds into signs . Ans . 9 signs , 19° 259 : : QUESTIONS TO

EXERCISE REDUCTION . 1 . In 1259 gruato , how many

shillings ad guineas at 98 . ains . 20144grs . 30365 410 , 9d . and 14 gwman , Ss

. ki .

2 . Bring 1020300 seconds into signs . Ans . 9 signs , 19° 259 : : QUESTIONS TO

EXERCISE REDUCTION . 1 . In 1259 gruato , how many

**farthings**, pence ,shillings ad guineas at 98 . ains . 20144grs . 30365 410 , 9d . and 14 gwman , Ss

. ki .

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Reduce 3

New England Currency , to the decimal of a dollar . Ans . , 555555 + of 6 .

Reduce 12s . to the decimal of a pound . Ans . , 6 Note . When the shillings are

even ...

Reduce 3

**farthings**to the decimal of a shilling . Ans . , 0625 5 . Reduce 38 . 4d .New England Currency , to the decimal of a dollar . Ans . , 555555 + of 6 .

Reduce 12s . to the decimal of a pound . Ans . , 6 Note . When the shillings are

even ...

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PROBLEM I . A CONCISE and easy method to find the decimal of any number of

shillings , pence and

Write half the greatest even number of shillings for the first decimal figure . 2 .

PROBLEM I . A CONCISE and easy method to find the decimal of any number of

shillings , pence and

**farthings**, ( to three places ) by INSPEOTION . RULE . 1 .Write half the greatest even number of shillings for the first decimal figure . 2 .

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Double the first figure , or place of tenths for shillings , and if the second figure be

5 , or more than 5 , reckon another shilling ; then , after this 5 is deducted , call the

figures in the second and third places so many

Double the first figure , or place of tenths for shillings , and if the second figure be

5 , or more than 5 , reckon another shilling ; then , after this 5 is deducted , call the

figures in the second and third places so many

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