The scholar's arithmetic: or, Federal accountant ... (Google eBook)
Printed by and for John Prentiss.Proprietor of the copyrightAnd sold at his bookstore, wholesale and retail. Sold also by the principal booksellers in New-England, and at the Rensselaer bookstore, Troy, N.Y., 1808 - Arithmetic - 216 pages
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Page 219 - 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.
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Page 167 - 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 219 - Multiply each numerator into all the denominators except its own, for a new numerator : and all the denominators into each other continually for a common denominator; this written under the several new numerators will give the fractions required.
Page 199 - 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 208 - There is an island 20 miles in circumference, and three men start together to travel the same way about it...