| Almon Ticknor - Arithmetic - 1846 - 274 pages
...NOTATION. Notation teaches to express words, or numbers, by ten Arabic characters, or digits, namely, **1, one ; 2, two ; 3, three ; 4, four ; 5, five ; 6, six ; 7, seven ; 8, eight ; 9, nine** ; 0, cipher ; by the use of which, all numbers are expressed, and increase in value from right to left,... | |
| Almon Ticknor - Arithmetic - 1846 - 274 pages
...teaches to express words, or numbers, by ten Arabic characters, or digits, namely, 1, one ; 2, two ; 9, **three ; 4, four ; 5, five ; 6, six ; 7, seven ; 8, eight ; 9, nine** ; 0, cipher ; by the use of which, all numbers are expressed, and increase in value from right to left,... | |
| Frederic A. Adams - Arithmetic - 1846 - 230 pages
...NUMBERS. IN common Arithmetic there are 9 figures used for the expression of numbers. 1, one ; 2, two ; S, **three ; 4, four ; 5, five ; 6, six ; 7, seven ; 8, eight ; 9, nine.** When one of these figures stands alone, it signifies so many units, or ones ; when two figures stand... | |
| James Bates Thomson - Arithmetic - 1846 - 362 pages
...The numbers from one to a thousand are expressed in the following manner : 1, one. 2, two. 3, throe. **4, four. 5, five. 6, six. 7, seven. 8, eight. 9, nine.** 10, ten. 11, eleven. 12, twelve. 13, thirteen. 14, fourteen. 15, lifteen. 16 sixteen. 17, seventeen.... | |
| Frederic A. Adams - Arithmetic - 1847 - 238 pages
...NUMERATION OF WHOLE NUMBERS. IN common Arithmetic there are 9 figures used for the expression of numbers. **1, one ; 2, two ; 3, three ; 4, four ; 5, five ; 6, six ; 7, seven ; 8, eight ; 9, nine.** When one of these figures stands alone, it signifies so many units, or ones ; when two figures stand... | |
| Charles Davies - Arithmetic - 1847 - 368 pages
...they are the alphabet of the arithmetical language. They are 0 which is called a cipher, or Naught, **1 . . . ... One, 2 ....... Two, 3 Three, 4 Four, 5 Five, 6 Six, 7 Seven, 8 . .Eight, 9 Nine.** We see from the language of figures, that 1 expresses a single thing, or a unit of a number. 2 - two... | |
| James Robinson (of Boston.) - 1847 - 302 pages
...the writing of numbers. Ten characters, or figures, are used in writing numbers. These figures are **1 one, 2 two, 3 three, 4 four, 5 five, 6 six, 7 seven, 8 eight, 9 nine,** 0 zero, or cipher. Each of these figures, except the cipher, always expresses the same simple number;... | |
| Peter Nicholson, Joseph Gwilt - Architectural drawing Technique - 1848 - 756 pages
...number. NOTATION. — The characters or figures, by which all numbers are expressed, are the following ; **1 one, 2 two, 3 three, 4 four, 5 five, 6 six, 7 seven, 8 eight, 9 nine,** 0 a cipher, sometimes called nought. 2 is 1 and 1 more. 3 is 2 and 1 more. 4 is 3 and 1 more. 5 is... | |
| Austin Baldwin - Arithmetic - 1848 - 72 pages
...many figures are there, and what are they called ? A. Ten; namely, 1, called one; 2, two; 3, throe; **4, four ; 5, five ; 6, six ; 7, seven ; 8, eight ; 9, nine** ; 0, nought, or cipher. Q. How is the number known for which a figure stands ? A. By the place it occupies.... | |
| William A. Shepard - Arithmetic - 1849 - 64 pages
...the.signs or figures used to express the first nine numbers is given in the following table. 1 expresses **One 2 " Two 3 " Three 4 " Four 5 " Five 6 " Six 7 " Seven 8 " Eight 9 " Nine The** pupil should he taught these signs until he can give any of them at a glance, and then he may be taught... | |
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