# The American Arithmetic: Adapted to the Currency of the United States; to which is Added a Concise Treatise on the Mensuration of Planes and Solids, Compiled for the Use of Schools

C. Norris, 1857 - Arithmetic - 228 pages

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### Contents

 Simple Addition 10 Compound Addition 17 Compound Subtraction 28 Addition of do 37 Compound Multiplication 45 Reduction Descending 54 Average Judgment 60 Single Rule of Three Direct 66
 Inverse Proportion s 73 To find the solidity of a globe or sphere 165 To find the solididity of round timber includ 174 To find the solidity of a parallelopipedon 181 Guaging second method 187 Tables of the different monies of the known world 193 Bills of exchang 208

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