# The National Arithmetic on the Inductive System: Combining the Analytic and Synthetic Methods Forming a Complete Course of Higher Arithmetic

Robert S. Davis & Company, 1858 - 444 σελίδες

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### Περιεχόμενα

 nTRod LCTION 7 DeFixitions 13 NUMERATION 20 SUBTrAction 30 DIVISION 44 GENERAL PRINCIPLES 53 PROBLEMS 66 Addition of United States 73
 CONTINUE FRACTIONS 227 PROPORTION 237 PERCENTAGE 251 PARTNERSHIP OR COMPA 308 EQUATION OF PAYMENTS 320 INSURANCE 335 COINS AND CURRENCIES 345 111 387

 COMPOUND NUMBERS 88 Subtraction of Compound 116 DECIMAL FRACTIONS 197 CIRCULATING DECIMALS 217
 APPLICATIONS OF POWERS 388 116 406 139 426 142 441

### Δημοφιλή αποσπάσματα

Σελίδα 44 - The Dividend is the number to be divided. The Divisor is the number by which we divide.
Σελίδα 274 - But if any payment be made before one year's interest hath accrued, then compute the interest on the principal sum due on the obligation, for one year, add it to the principal, and compute the interest on the sum paid, from the time it was paid, up to the end of the year; add it to the sum paid, and deduct that sum from the principal and interest added as above.
Σελίδα 13 - ARITHMETIC is the science of numbers and the art of computing by them.
Σελίδα 202 - To multiply a decimal by 10, 100, 1000, &c., remove the decimal point as many places to the right as there are ciphers in the multiplier ; and if there be not places enough in the number, annex ciphers.
Σελίδα 380 - ... and to the remainder bring down the next period for a dividend. 3. Place the double of the root already found, on the left hand of the dividend for a divisor. 4. Seek how often the divisor is contained...
Σελίδα 339 - ... ad valorem. A Specific Duty is 'a certain sum paid on a ton, hundred weight, yard, gallon, &c.
Σελίδα 44 - ... divided into four equal parts, one of the parts is called one fourth, two of the parts two fourths, three of the parts three fourths ; etc.
Σελίδα 102 - DRY MEASURE 2 pints (pt.) = 1 quart (qt.) 8 quarts =1 peck (pk.) 4 pecks = 1 bushel (bu...
Σελίδα 44 - When the dividend does not contain the divisor an exact number of times, the excess is called a remainder, and may be regarded as a fourth term in the division. When the dividend consists of a single denomination, the process is termed Division of Simple Numbers. 67.
Σελίδα 206 - When a decimal number is to be divided by 10, 100, 1000, &c., remove the decimal point as many places to the left as there are ciphers in the divisor, and if there be not figures enough in the number, prefix ciphers.