A New System of Mercantile Arithmetic: Adapted to the Commerce of the United States, in Its Domestic and Foreign Relations; with Forms of Accounts, and Other Writings Usually Occurring in Trade
S. & E. Butler, proprietors of the copy right.--Sold also by Hudson & Goodwin, Oliver D. Cooke, and Lincoln & Gleason, Hartford; Beers & Howe, and Increase Cooke & Company New-Haven. T. M. Pomroy, printer, 1807 - 274 σελίδες
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Accounts added allowing amount annum answer Arithmetic bank barrel boards Boston bought breadth bushels calculated cent Change coffee commission common compound containing cost cube root decimal deducted denominator discount ditto divide divisor dollars dols duty English equal EXAMPLES exchange farthings Federal money feet figures fraction gain gallons gilders give given given sum greater gross grotes half hand hhds hundred inches interest length less livres loss marks Massachusetts MEASURE merchant mills months Multiply neat paid payment pence piastres pieces pound principal proceed proportion quantity quarter quintals quotient reals reals plate received Reduce remainder RULE rupees shillings ship sold square root sterling stivers subtract sugar TABLE Take tare third thousand United vellon vessel weighing whole wine worth yards
Σελίδα 116 - Compute the interest on the principal sum, from the time when the interest commenced, to the first time when a payment was made, which exceeds, either alone, or in conjunction with the preceding payments, if any, the interest at that time due ; add that interest to the principal, and from...
Σελίδα 231 - Arithmetical, viz. 1. The first term. 2. The last term. 3. The number of terms.
Σελίδα 76 - FRACTIONS, or broken numbers, are expressions for any assignable parts of an unit ; and are represented by two numbers, placed one above the other, with a line drawn between them. The number above the line is called the numerator, and that below the line the denominator.
Σελίδα 143 - EXAMPLES. ."1. A schoolmaster being asked how many scholars he had, said, If I had as many more as I now have...
Σελίδα 229 - A man is to travel from Boston to a certain place in 12 days, and to go but 3 miles the first day, increasing every day by an equal excess, so that the last day's journey may be 58 miles : what is the daily increase, and how many miles distant is that place from Boston ? Ans.
Σελίδα 59 - 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 denomination, and draw a line between them.
Σελίδα 144 - If the errors are alike, divide the difference of tire products by the difference of the errors, and the quotient will be the answer. 5. If the errors are unlike, divide the sum of the products by the sum of the errors, and the quotient will be the answer.