## The scholar's arithmetic; or, Federal accountant...: The whole in a form and method altogether new, for the ease of the master and the greater progress of the scholar |

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acres added addition annexed answer bushels cents and mills cloth cost column compound interest contained cube root currency cyphers Decimal Fractions demand diameter divide dividend Division divisor Dolls DRY MEASURE equal EXAMPLES Federal Money feet gain gallons give given number given quantity given sum guineas hundred improper fraction inches integer Inverse Jlns last quotient figure left hand length lowest terms measure miles mills per yard minuend mixed number months multiplicand multiply N. E. cur New-England New-York OPERATION ounce payment pence and farthings penny pounds proceed PROOF proportion question reckoned Reduce remainder right hand figure Rule of Three scholar separatrix share shew side signifies Single Rule square root subtract subtrahend SUPPLEMENT Suppose third term triple quotient triple square TROY WEIGHT Vulgar Fractions weight whole numbers yards cost yards of cloth

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