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
John Prentiss, (proprietor of the copy-right) and sold at his book-store, wholesale and retail.--Sold also by the principal booksellers in New-England, and at the Rensselaer book-store, Troy, N.Y., 1807 - Arithmetic - 216 pages
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100 dollars acres added addition Answer Arithmetic bushels cents and mills cloth cost column Compound contained cube root cyphers Decimal Fractions demand diameter dividend Division divisor equal ExAMPLEs farthings Federal Money feet fier cent fier lb fier yard filace firice firoved gain gallons given number given quantity given sum guineas inches integer interest of Dolls last quotient left hand length less number mills per yard minuend months multiplicand multiply º º ofteration payment pence pounds PRoof proportion question quotient figure reckoned reduced remainder right hand figure Rule of Three Scholar shew shillings side ſº square number square root subtract subtrahend superficial contents SUPPLEMENT suppose third term tion TRoy WEIGHT units Vulgar Fractions weight Whar whole numbers yard 2 OPERATION yards cost yards of cloth
Page 208 - EF, or his certain attorney, his executors, administrators, or assigns, to which payment, well and truly to be made, I bind myself, my heirs, executors and administrators, firmly by these presents.
Page 165 - Subtract the cube thus found, from the said period, and to the remainder bring down the next period, and call this the dividend.
Page 211 - Lord eighteen hundred and with lawful interest for the same until paid, then this deed, as also a certain bond [or note as the case may...
Page 210 - And I the said AB for myself, my heirs, executors and administrators, do covenant with the said CD his heirs and assigns, that I am lawfully seized in fee of the premises...
Page 212 - Rule oflfcree, if the said apprentice be capable to learn, and shall well and faithfully find and provide for the said apprentice, good and sufficient meat, drink, clothing, lodging and other necessaries fit and convenient for such an apprentice, during the term aforesaid, and at the expiration thereof, shall give unto the said apprentice, two suits of wearing apparel, one suitable for the Lord's day, and the other for working; days.
Page 165 - ... Separate the given number into periods of three figures each, by putting a point over the unit figure, and every third figure from the place of units to the left, and if there be decimals, to the right.
Page 80 - Write the given numbers perpendicularly under each other for dividends, proceeding orderly from the least to the greatest : opposite to each dividend, on the left hand, place such a number for a divisor, as will bring it to the next superior name, and draw a line between them.
Page 199 - RULE. Multiply each payment by the time at which it is due, then divide the sum of the products by the sum of the payments, and the quotient will be the answer.