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

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Write down four

sum of 504

Write down four

**dollars**and 7 cents . Thus , $ 4 , 07 cts . EXAMPLES . 1. Find thesum of 504

**dollars**, 39 cents ; 291**dollars**, 9 cents ; 136**dollars**, 99 cents ; 12**dollars**and 10 cents . ( 304 , 39 291 , 09 136 , 99 12 , 10 Thus , ü Sum , 744 , 57 ... Page 25

SIMPLE SUBTRACTION Subtraction of whole Numbers , TEACHETH to take a

less number from a greater , of the same denomination , and thereby shows the

difference , or remainder : as 4

...

SIMPLE SUBTRACTION Subtraction of whole Numbers , TEACHETH to take a

less number from a greater , of the same denomination , and thereby shows the

difference , or remainder : as 4

**dollars**subtracted from 6**dollars**, the remainder is...

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A wine merchant bought 721 pipes of wine for 90846

thereof for 89049

what do they stand him in ? Ans . 178 pipes unsold , and they stand him in 1797 ...

A wine merchant bought 721 pipes of wine for 90846

**dollars**, and sold 543 pipesthereof for 89049

**dollars**; how many pipes has he remaining or unsold , andwhat do they stand him in ? Ans . 178 pipes unsold , and they stand him in 1797 ...

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1. What will 35 yards of broad - 28 . d.c. m . cloth come to , at $ 3 , 4 9 6 per yard ?

S 5 EXAMPLES . VE 4 80 104 8 8 1 Ans . $ 122 , 3 6 0 122 dol . [ lars 36 cents . 2.

What cost 55 lb. cheese at 8 cents per th , 08 Ans . 82 , 80 = 2

1. What will 35 yards of broad - 28 . d.c. m . cloth come to , at $ 3 , 4 9 6 per yard ?

S 5 EXAMPLES . VE 4 80 104 8 8 1 Ans . $ 122 , 3 6 0 122 dol . [ lars 36 cents . 2.

What cost 55 lb. cheese at 8 cents per th , 08 Ans . 82 , 80 = 2

**dollars**80 cents ... Page 33

What is the value of 29 pairs of men's shoes , at 1

$ 43 , 79 ... What cost 140 reams of paper , at 2

What cost 144 lb of hyson tea , at 3

What is the value of 29 pairs of men's shoes , at 1

**dollar**51 cents per pair ? Ans .$ 43 , 79 ... What cost 140 reams of paper , at 2

**dollars**Sõ cents Ans . $ 529 . 6.What cost 144 lb of hyson tea , at 3

**dollars**51 cents Ans . $ 505 , 44 cents . 7.### What people are saying - Write a review

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