The Columbian Arithmetician: Or New System of Theoretical and Practical Arithmetic, in Three Parts : Performed in Simple and Compound Numbers; Adapted to the Commerce of the United States; and Designed for the Instruction of Youth
William B. Allen, 1811 - Arithmetic - 216 pages
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
Common terms and phrases
added amount angle annuity anſwer arch arithmetical avor bears body breadth called cent circle circumference common compound containing contents cube cubic decimal denomination diameter difference dimenſions diſtance divide dividend diviſor dollar effect equal EXAMPLES fame feet fide figure fimilar firſt folidity fraction gain gallons given number gold half inches increaſing indices integers intereſt kind larger laſt length leſs logarithm lower mean Meaſure middle miles months move multiply muſt nearly pound preſent principal proceed proof proportion quantity quotient ratio Reduce remainder repetend rods root RULE ſame ſecond ſide ſimple ſolidity ſquare ſubtract ſuch ſum term third thoſe units weight whole whoſe wine worth yard
Page 216 - ... having agreed to the description and admeasurement above specified, and sufficient security having been given, according to the said act, • the said ship or vessel has been duly registered at the port of...
Page 216 - Shipped in good order and well conditioned by in and upon the good ship called the whereof is master for this present voyage and now riding at anchor in the and bound for os being marked and numbered as in the margin, and are to be delivered...
Page 216 - Dobe, or to his assigns, he or they paying freight for the said goods, per hhd., with primage and average accustomed.
Page 216 - In witness whereof the master or purser of the said ship hath affirmed to three bills of lading...
Page 139 - RULE. •f- 1 . Separate the given number into periods of three figures each, by putting a point over the unit figure, and every third figure beyond the place of units. 2. Find the greatest cube in the left hand period, and put its root in the quotient. 3.
Page 215 - ... is at present master, and is a citizen of the United States, and that the said ship or vessel was...
Page 2 - District, has deposited in this office the title of a book, the right whereof he claims as proprietor, in the words following, to wit : " THE CHILD'S BOTANY," In conformity to the act of the Congress of the United States, entitled, " An act for the encouragement of learning by securing the copies of maps, charts, and books to the authors and proprietors of such copies, during the times therein mentioned...
Page 2 - IN Conformity to the Act of the Congrefs of the United States, entitled, "An Act for the Encouragement of Learning, by fecuring the Copies of Maps, Charts, and Books, to the Authors and Proprietors of fuch Copies, during the Times therein mentioned...
Page 215 - States, to me in hand paid, at or before the ensealing and delivery of these presents by of the City of , party of the second part...
Page 216 - In witness whereof, I, the said AB, have hereunto set my hand and seal...