## The scholar's arithmetic, or, Federal accountant ... (Google eBook) |

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3grs acres added addition annex answer bushels carats cents and mills cloth cost column Compound compound interest contained cube root currency cyphers Decimal Fractions demand diameter divide dividend Division divisor dollars Dolls DRY MEASURE equal EXAMPLES Federal Money feet gain gallons given number given quantity given sum guineas hundred inches integer interest Jlns last quotient figure left hand length MEASURE miles mills per yard minuend moidores months multiplicand multiply New-England New-York OPERATION ounce payment pence and farthings pounds proceed PROOF proportion question reckoned reduced remainder right hand figure Rule of Three scholar Scholar's Arithmetic separatrix share shew shillings side signifies Single Rule sought square number square root subtract subtrahend superficial contents SUPPLEMENT Suppose third term triple quotient triple square TROY WEIGHT Vulgar Fractions weight whole numbers yards cost yards of cloth

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Page 200 - If the errors are unlike. divide the sum of the products by the sum of the errors, and the quotient will be the answer.

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