## Fish's Arithmetic Number Two: Oral and Written, Upon the Inductive Method, Book 2 |

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**remainder**is the number found by sub- traction . 42. The sign of subtraction is - . and signifies less . It is read minus , Thus , 9—6 = 3 s read , 9 minus 6 equals 3 , or 9 less 6 equals 3 . 2 DRILL EXERCISES . 43. Write upon the slate ... Page 26

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**remainder**is 2 . 7. Take 4 from 28 , till the**remainder**is 0 . 8. Take 4 from 39 , till the**remainder**is 3 . 9. Take 5 from 52 , till the**remainder**is 2 . 10. Begin with 2 , and count 29 by adding 3 successively ; then reverse and ... Page 29

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**remainder**pear trees . How many pear trees are there ? What is the difference between 20. 17 and 4 + 6 ? | 23. 20 and 6 + 6 ? 26 . 125 and 25 + 3 ? 21. 24 and 9 + 5 ? 24. 35 and 9 + 20 ? 27 . 27-8 and 14 + 8 ? 22. 18 and 7 + 7 ? 25. 28 ... Page 30

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**remainder**to the subtrahend ; if the sum is equal to the minuend , the work is correct . Instead of diminishing by 1 the next higher order of the minuend , practically we add 1 to the next higher order of the subtrahend . Copy , solve ... Page 32

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**remainder**to his wife . What was his wife's share ? A convenient method of subtracting the sum of two or more ...**remainder**, and carry 1 to the next col- umn . 948 325 106 82 435 1 , 9 , 11 , and 3 more make 14 ; write 3 in the ...### Other editions - View all

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acres altitude amount barrels of flour base bill bought bushels cents a pound ciphers circumference coal common containing cord cube root cubic foot denominate number diameter difference discount divided dividend divisor dollars draft dry measure equal exchange EXPLANATION.-Since expressed factors figures Find the area Find the cost Find the value FORMULA fraction frustum gain gallons given number Hence hundred hundredths improper fractions inches integers interest invested length marked price measure meters metric system miles minuend months Multiply number of terms paid payable payment percentage premium principal profit quotient ratio remainder rods selling price share side slant height sold square subtract sugar surface tens tenths thousandths toises tons Troy Weight units volume weight wheat wide worth WRITTEN EXERCISES yards of cloth

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Page 270 - If a letter is placed after one of greater value, its value is to be added to that of the greater. Thus, XI represents eleven, LX sixty, DC six hundred.

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Page 74 - The Greatest Common Divisor of two or more numbers is the greatest number that will exactly divide each of them. Thu4, 18 is the greatest, common divisor of 36 and 54, since it is the greatest number that will divide each of them without a remainder.

Page 209 - Subtract the given principal from the last amount, and the remainder will be the compound interest.