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

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**cost**him ? 216 dolls . 84 dolls . 63 dolls . Here we write down the numbers as before , and be- gin with the right hand column - 3 and 4 are 7 , and 6 are 13 ; but 13 are 1 ten and 3 units ; we therefore write the 3 under the column of ... Page 8

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**cost**? 4 Addition . Ans . 20 cts . Four books will. 14 The difference between two numbers is 1448 , and the least number is 2575 ; what is the greater ? Ans . 4023 . 15. There are three bags of money , one contains 6462 dollars , one ... Page 9

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**cost**four times as much as one book ; and to answer the Multiplication . question by Addition , we should write down ...**cost**9 cents , what will 7 pounds**cost**? 84. 3. There are 24 hours in a day ; how many hours are there in 3 ... Page 11

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**cost**6 cents , what will be the**cost**for a year ? Ans . 6570 cts . = $ 65.70 . 19. Says Tom to Dick , you have 7 times 11 chesnuts , but I have 7 times as many as you , how many have I ? Ans . 539 . 20. In a prize 47 men shared equally ... Page 12

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**cost**? If we multiply 17 by 5 , we find the**cost**at 5 dollars apiec Operation . and since 15 is 3 times 5 , the**cost**, at 15 dollars apiece , will 17 manifestly be 3 times as much as the**cost**at 5 dollars apiece . If then we multiply the ...### Other editions - View all

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### Popular passages

Page 80 - 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 162 - 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 2 - 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 142 - 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 123 - 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 101 - Multiply all the numerators together for a new numerator, and all the denominators together for a new denominator.

Page 109 - 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.

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Page 73 - In any proportion, the product of the means is equal to the product of the extremes.

Page 79 - 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.