# The Analysis of Written Arithmetic: Book Second, Designed for Public and Private Schools, Containing Mental, Slate, and Blackboard Exercises

C. Scribner, 1864 - Arithmetic - 394 pages
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### Contents

 SECTION VIII 42 Composite Numbers 77 Abbreviated Arithmetical Expressions 83 Common Multiple 89 Reduction of Fractions 103 Subtraction of Fractions 112 Multiplication and Division of Fractions 120 Reduction of Denominate Fractions 155 Comparison of Numbers 163
 INTEREST 255 Partial Payments 267 Problems in Interest 273 Compound Interest 280 Exchange 289 Equation of Payments 299 Averaging Accounts by Interest 313 SECTION XV 350

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