# Adams's New Arithmetic: Arithmetic, in which the Principles of Operating by Numbers are Analytically Explained and Synthetically Applied : for the Use of Schools and Academies in the United States

J. & J. W. Prentiss, 1840 - Arithmetic - 264 pages
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### Contents

 Section 1 3 Section 2 5 Section 3 7 Section 4 10 Section 5 11 Section 6 18 Section 7 35 Section 8 80
 Section 15 148 Section 16 152 Section 17 155 Section 18 161 Section 19 170 Section 20 171 Section 21 187 Section 22 188

 Section 9 87 Section 10 88 Section 11 107 Section 12 128 Section 13 137 Section 14 142
 Section 23 191 Section 24 222 Section 25 229 Section 26 Section 27 Section 28

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Page 242 - A and B have the same income ; A saves ^ of his ; but B, by spending \$ 30 per annum more than A, at the end • of 8 years finds himself \$ 40 in debt ; what is their income, and what does each spend per annum ? • Ans.
Page 77 - The first seven letters of the alphabet, A, B, C, D, E, F, G, are used to...
Page 108 - Multiply together the numerators for a new numerator, and the denominators for a new denominator.
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Page 23 - Multiplication, in which the number to be repeated is called the multiplicand, and the number which shows how many times the multiplicand is to be repeated is called the multiplier. The multiplicand and multiplier, when spoken of collectively, are called the factors, (producers,) and the answer is called the product.
Page 101 - Divide the greater number by the less, and that divisor by the remainder, and so on, always dividing the last divisor by the last remainder, till nothing remain.
Page 215 - Multiply the divisor, thus augmented, by the last figure of the root, and subtract the product from the dividend, and to the remainder bring down the next period for a new dividend.
Page 242 - A man was hired 50 days on these conditions. — that, for every day he worked, he should receive \$ '75, and, for every day he was idle, he should forfeit \$ '25 ; at the expiration of the time, he received \$ 27'50 ; how many days did he work...
Page 232 - ... years, and work as before, and so for any other part of a year. ** QUESTIONS. 1. What is a geometrical progression, or series ? 2. What is the ratio ? 3. When the first term, the ratio, and the number of terms, are given, how do you find the last term 1 4.
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