A Manual for Teachers, Including Definitions, Principles, and Rules and Solutions of the More Difficult Problems Higher Arithmetic
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Page xxi - Multiply each debt by its term of credit, and divide the sum of the products by the sum of the debts. The quotient will be the average term of credit.
Page 188 - A partnership is the association of two or more persons for the purpose of carrying on business together, and dividing its profits between them.
Page x - Reduce the fractions to a common denominator and divide the numerator of the dividend by the numerator of the divisor.
Page iv - I. Write the divisor at the left of the dividend, with a line between them.
Page 175 - The stock is the money invested in the business of the corporation ; a share is one of the equal parts into which the stock is divided ; a...
Page xix - THE UNITED STATES RULE. Find the amount of the principal to the time when the payment, or sum of the payments, equals or exceeds the interest. From this amount deduct the payment or sum of the payments.