# The Arithmetical Manual

Flagg, Gould and Newman, 1832 - Arithmetic - 288 pages

### Contents

 INTRODUCTION 13 Notation 20 Subtraction 26 Compound Subtraction 36 Vulgar Fractions 43 Conjoined Proportion 50 Fellowship or Company Business 56 Arithmetical Progression 62
 Simple Division 195 Compound Addition 205 Federal Money 211 Compound Division 218 Fractions 224 Vulgar Fractions 230 Changing Vulgar to Decimal Fractions 250 Conjoined Proportion 257

 Double Position 64 PART III 171 Notation Numeration 179 Simple Subtraction 185
 Practice 263 Loss and Gain 267 Roots in general 277 Alligation Medial 283

### Popular passages

Page 271 - 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 271 - Subtract the square number from the left hand period, and to the remainder bring down the next period for a dividend. III. Double the root already found for a divisor ; seek how many times the divisor is contained in the dividend...
Page 20 - Los números cardinales 0: zero 1: one 2: two 3: three 4: four 5: five 6: six 7: seven 8: eight 9: nine 10: ten 11: eleven 12: twelve 13: thirteen 14: fourteen 15: fifteen 16: sixteen 17: seventeen 18: eighteen 19: nineteen 20: twenty...
Page 128 - A wall to be built to the height of 27 feet, was raised to the height of 9 feet by 12 men in 6 days : how many men must be employed to finish the wall in 4 days at the same ruts.- of working 1 31.
Page 237 - Multiply all the numerators together for a new numerator, and all the denominators together for a new denominator.
Page 236 - To reduce an improper fraction to a whole or mixed number, Divide the numerator by the denominator.
Page 160 - There is a certain number which being divided by 7, the quotient resulting multiplied by 3, that product divided by 5, from the quotient 20 being subtracted, and 30 added to the remainder, the half sum shall make 65 ; can yon teli jnethe number?
Page 261 - COMMISSION, IS an allowance of so much per cent., to a factor or correspondent abroad, for buying and selling goods for his employer.
Page 140 - Two men depart from the same place, and travel in opposite directions, one at the rate of...
Page 50 - If 3(J men perform a piece of work in 20 days ; how many men will accomplish another piece of work 4 times as large in a fifth part of the time ? S0 : 20 : : 1 4 : : 4 Ms.