The Scholar's Arithmetic: Or, Federal Accountant ... the Whole in a Form and Method Altogether New, for the Ease of the Master and the Greater Progress of the Scholar
John Prentiss, 1828 - Arithmetic - 224 pages
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added addition amount answer Arithmetic Book bushels called carry cast cents cloth column common compound contained contents continued cube currency cyphers decimal demand denomination Direct divide dividend Division divisor dollars Dolls double equal EXAMPLES expressed farthings Federal Money feet figure four fourth fraction gain gallons give given given number greater half hundred inches interest kind left hand length less loss manner measure method miles mills months multiply nature OPERATION payment pence period persons pounds principal proceed PROOF proportion quantity question quotient received Reduce remainder right hand root RULE Rule of Three scholar share shew shillings side signifies simple sought square standing subtract SUPPLEMENT Suppose TABLE tens term thing third thousand units weight whole write yards cost
Page 214 - God for the same do make and publish this my last will and testament in manner and form following (that is to say...
Page 217 - RULE. Multiply all the numerators together for a new numerator, and all the denominators for a new denominator: then reduce the new fraction to its lowest terms.
Page 165 - Subtract the cube thus found, from the said period, and to the remainder bring down the next period, and call this the dividend.
Page 212 - ... together with all the privileges and appurtenances thereunto belonging.! To have and to hold the afore granted premises to the said Elvin Fairface, his heirs and assigns, to his and their use and behoof forever.
Page 213 - He shall not waste the goods of his said Master nor lend them unlawfully to any...
Page 214 - Almighty God for the same, Do make and publish this my last will and testament, in manner and form...
Page 165 - RULE. 1 . Separate the given number into periods of three figures each, by putting a point over the unit figure and every third figure bejond the place of units.
Page 214 - In witness whereof, the said- parties have hereunto interchangeably set their hands and seals, the day and year first above written.
Page 214 - P. on his part, doth hereby promise, covenant and agree to teach and instruct the said appremice, or cause him to be taught and instructed, in the art, trade or calling of a...
Page 210 - EF, or his certain attorney, his executors, administrators, or assigns, to which payment, well and truly to be made, I bind myself, my heirs, executors and administrators, firmly by these presents.