## 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 Remainder , which is always

with the Dividend . RULE . First , seek how many times the divisor is contained in

of the left hand figures of the dividend as are just necessary , ( that is , find the ...

The Remainder , which is always

**less**than the divisor , and of the same namewith the Dividend . RULE . First , seek how many times the divisor is contained in

of the left hand figures of the dividend as are just necessary , ( that is , find the ...

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Place those numbers under each other , which are of the same denomination ,

the

exceed the figure over it , borrow as many units as make one of the next greater ...

Place those numbers under each other , which are of the same denomination ,

the

**less**being nelow the greater ; begin with the least denomination , and if itexceed the figure over it , borrow as many units as make one of the next greater ...

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If the cents in the given sựm are

their left , or in the ten's place of the cents , before you write them down .

EXAMPLES . 1. Divide 35 dollars 68 cents , by 41 . 41 ) 3568 ( 87 the quotient in

cents ...

If the cents in the given sựm are

**less**than 18 , you must always place a cypher ontheir left , or in the ten's place of the cents , before you write them down .

EXAMPLES . 1. Divide 35 dollars 68 cents , by 41 . 41 ) 3568 ( 87 the quotient in

cents ...

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Multiply the highest denomination given , by so many of the next

one of that greater , and thus continue till you have brought it down as low as

your question requires . Proor . Change the oruer of the question , and divide

yoưr last ...

Multiply the highest denomination given , by so many of the next

**less**as makeone of that greater , and thus continue till you have brought it down as low as

your question requires . Proor . Change the oruer of the question , and divide

yoưr last ...

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Multiply the highest denomination given , by so many of the next

one of that greater , and thus continue till you have brought it down as low as

your question requires : Proof . Change the oruer of the question , and divide

your last ...

Multiply the highest denomination given , by so many of the next

**less**as makeone of that greater , and thus continue till you have brought it down as low as

your question requires : Proof . Change the oruer of the question , and divide

your last ...

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