## Business Mathematics: A Textbook |

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added amount angle annually average balance bank base beginning bill bonds building called cent charged chart circle column compound interest compounded computed cost curves death decimal deposited depreciation diameter difference divide dollars draft earned equal exchange expenses figures Find Find the amount gain given gives graph Illustrative Example income increase interest investment July kinds less logarithm loss mantissa mark method money order month Multiply obtain paid payment percentage person piece premium present profit receive rectangle Reduce represent result root rule savings scale selling price semiannually share shown side SOLUTION square term triangle United usually wages weight worth WRITTEN EXERCISES York

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Page 215 - To Divide One Number by Another, Subtract the logarithm of the divisor from the logarithm of the dividend, and obtain the antilogarithm of the difference.

Page 86 - The obligation of the acceptor hereof arises out of the purchase of goods from the drawer.

Page 269 - Which proves that the square of a number composed of tens and units contains, the square of the tens plus twice the product of the tens by the units, plus the square of the units.

Page 271 - The formula states that the square of the hypotenuse of a right triangle is equal to the sum of the squares of the base and altitude.

Page 173 - To multiply a decimal by 10, 100, 1000, &c., remove the decimal point as many places to the right as there are ciphers in the multiplier ; and if there be not places enough in the number, annex ciphers.

Page 281 - The lateral area of a frustum of a right circular cone is one half the product of the slant height and the sum of the circumferences of the bases.

Page 263 - A circle is a plane figure bounded by a curved line called the circumference, every point of which is equally distant from a point within called the center, Fig.

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Page 260 - An acute angle is an angle less than a right angle. An obtuse angle is an angle greater than a right angle, but less than a straight angle.

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