# The Youth's Assistant in Theorhetic [sic] and Practical Arithmetic: Designed for the Use of Schools in the United States

E. Smith, 1832 - Arithmetic - 168 pages
0 Reviews
Reviews aren't verified, but Google checks for and removes fake content when it's identified

### What people are saying -Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

### Contents

 WRITTEN ARITHMETIC 5 DECIMALS 24 Reduction of Decimals 46 Multiplication and Division 52 Loss and Gain 69 FRACTIONS 87 COMPOUND NUM 107
 MISCELLANEOUS 118 92 129 SECT III PHILOSOPHICAL 138 SECT IV MISCELLANEOUS 144 SECT V PRACTICAL RULES 150 132 161

### Popular passages

Page 78 - Multiply each payment by its term of credit, and divide the sum of the products by the sum of the payments ; the quotient will be the average term of credit.
Page 160 - 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 ; Sealed with my seal.
Page 6 - 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 140 - A hare is 50 leaps before a greyhound, and takes 4 leaps to the greyhound's 3 ; but 2 of the greyhound's leaps are as much as 3 of the hare's ; how many leaps must the hound take to catch the hare ? If 3 : 1 : : 1 : £ the hare's gain.
Page 121 - If the errors are alike, divide the difference of the products by the difference of the errors, and the quotient will be the answer. If the errors are unlike. divide the sum of the products by the sum of the errors, and the quotient will be the answer.
Page 99 - Multiply all the numerators together for a new numerator, and all the denominators together for a new denominator.
Page 107 - 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 162 - Graffam his Heirs and Assigns forever, against the lawful Claims and Demands of all Persons.
Page 69 - In any proportion, the product of the means is equal to the product of the extremes.
Page 76 - Is when the several shares of stock are continued in trade an equal term of time. RULE. As the whole stock is to the whole gain or loss : so is each man's particular stock, to his particular share of the gain or loss.