## 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 quotient of a certain number is 457 , and the divisor 8 ; what is the

Ans . 3656 . 11. what cost 9 yds . of cloth , at 3s . per yard ? Ans . 27 s . 12. What

cost 45 oxen , atsl . per head ? Ans . £ 360 13. What cost 144 lb. of Indigo , at 2 ...

The quotient of a certain number is 457 , and the divisor 8 ; what is the

**dividend**?Ans . 3656 . 11. what cost 9 yds . of cloth , at 3s . per yard ? Ans . 27 s . 12. What

cost 45 oxen , atsl . per head ? Ans . £ 360 13. What cost 144 lb. of Indigo , at 2 ...

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The remainder is always of the same name as the

farthings into pounds : Ans . £ : 31 11s . 10d . Igr . 3. In 44447 farthings , how

many pounds ? Ans . £ .46 5s . 1.1d . Sqrs . 4. In 59136 farthings , how many

pence ...

The remainder is always of the same name as the

**dividend**. 2. Bring 30529farthings into pounds : Ans . £ : 31 11s . 10d . Igr . 3. In 44447 farthings , how

many pounds ? Ans . £ .46 5s . 1.1d . Sqrs . 4. In 59136 farthings , how many

pence ...

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... of silver , how many table s poons , weighing 23 pwt . each , and tea - spoons ,

4 pwt . 6 grs . each , can be made , and an equal number of each sort ! 23pwt . +

4prot . Ogrs .: 654grs . the divsor ; and 416 laz . Iprot , = 23544grs , the

... of silver , how many table s poons , weighing 23 pwt . each , and tea - spoons ,

4 pwt . 6 grs . each , can be made , and an equal number of each sort ! 23pwt . +

4prot . Ogrs .: 654grs . the divsor ; and 416 laz . Iprot , = 23544grs , the

**dividend**. Page 68

1 pwt . of silver , how many table spoons , weighing 25 pwt . each , and tea -

spoons , 4 pwt . 6 grs . cach , can be made , and an equal number of each sirty

25pwt . + 4prot . 6grs.z654grs . the divsor ; and 4lb laz . Iprot.23544ğrs . the

1 pwt . of silver , how many table spoons , weighing 25 pwt . each , and tea -

spoons , 4 pwt . 6 grs . cach , can be made , and an equal number of each sirty

25pwt . + 4prot . 6grs.z654grs . the divsor ; and 4lb laz . Iprot.23544ğrs . the

**dividend**. Page 81

... 10 is 4,250 , $ .c . DIVISION OF DECIMALS . RULE . 1. The places of the

decimal parts of the divisor and Lotwnt counted together , must always be equal

to those in the

TRACTIONS .

... 10 is 4,250 , $ .c . DIVISION OF DECIMALS . RULE . 1. The places of the

decimal parts of the divisor and Lotwnt counted together , must always be equal

to those in the

**dividend**, therefore divide as in whole numbers DLOINALTRACTIONS .

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