## Mathematics: Compiled from the Best Authors, and Intended to be the Text-book of the Course of Private Lectures on These Sciences in the University at Cambridge, Volume 1W. Hilliard, 1808 - Mathematics |

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**2**. Divide 13lb . 1oz . 2dr . 10gr . by 12 . 3. Divide 1061cwt .**2qrs**. by 28 . " Ans . 1lb . 1oz . 2sc . 10gr . Ans . 37cwt . 3qrs . 18lb . 4. Divide 375mls .**2**fur . 7pls . 2yds . 1ft . 2in . by 39 . Ans . 9mls . 4fur . 39pls . 2ft ... Page 64

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**2**dr . Ans . 3qrs . 3lb . loz . 12|dr . 6. What is the value of of a mile ? Ans . lfur . 16pls . 2yds . 1ft . 9 - in . 7. What is the value of of an ell English ? Ans .**2qrs**. 33nls . 8. What is the value of ^ of a tun of wine ? Ans ... Page 80

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**2**. Reduce 9s . to the decimal of a pound . 3. Reduce 19s . 5^d . to the decimal of a pound . Ans . 45 Ans . ' 972916 . 4. Reduce 10oz . 18dwt . 16gr . to the decimal of a lb. Troy . Ans . ' 911111 , & c . 5. Reduce**2qrs**. 14lb . to ... Page 82

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**2**. Multiply the remainder by the parts in the next inferior denomination , and cut off for a remainder as before ...**2qrs**. 19lb . 5oz . 5. What is the value of r67 of a league ? Ans . 2mls . 3pls . 1yd . 3in . lb . c . 6. What is ... Page 102

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**2qrs**.: 7yds .**2qrs**. :: 3qrs . : 4 4 30 6 3 ) 180 4 ) 60 15 yards , the answer . The reason of this rule may be explained from the princi- ples of compound multiplication and division , in the same man- ner as the direct rule . For ...### Contents

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2qrs amount of 11 angle annuity annum answer required arithmetical called carats cent centre circle circumference coefficient common denominator completing the square compound interest cube root debt decimal denoted diameter discount Divide dividend division divisor equal equation EXAMPLES exponent figures Find the present fourth gallon geometrical progression geometrical series give given number greater greatest common measure improper fraction least common multiple less number logarithm manner Multiply natural number negative NOTE nth root number of combinations number of terms number of things payment perpendicular pound present worth PROBLEM proportion quotient radius ratio Reduce remainder repetend required to find rule of three sides simple interest sought square root subtract Suppose supposition surd taken tare triangle unknown quantity vulgar fraction Whence whole number yards