## Elementary arithmetic: its meaning and practice |

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### Contents

A Definition Is Not Necessary 3 Different Kinds of Number 3 The Number | 11 |

CHAPTER THREE NUMBER CONCEPTS | 33 |

CHAPTER FOUR THE OPERATIONS OF ARITHMETIC | 48 |

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