# The Scholars Arithmetic, Or, Federal Accountant: Containing I. Common Arithmetic ... II. Examples and Answers with Blank Spaces, Sufficient for Their Operations ... III. To Each Rule a Supplement Comprehending 1. Questions ... 2. Exercises. IV. Federal Money ... V. Interest Cast in Federal Money ... VI. Demonstrations by Engravings, of the Reason and Nature of the Various Steps in the Extraction of the Square and Cube Roots ... VII. Forms of Notes, Deeds, Bonds and Other Instruments of Writing ...

Wright & Sibley, 1812 - 216 σελίδες

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 NoTATION AND NUMERATION 13 Compound Addition 42 Reduction 58 Fractions 75 Federal Money 87 Table to reduce Shillings and Pence to Cents and Mills 94 Easy Method of Casting Interest 100 Compound Multiplication 107
 Extraction of the Square Root 160 Demonstration of the Reason and Nature of the various steps in the 166 Single Fellowship 179 Double Fellowship 181 Loss and Gain 187 Painters and Joiners Work 194 Position 200 The Axle 206

 Single Rule of Three 119 Double Rule of Three 138
 Bonds 212

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Σελίδα 195 - Alligation is the method of mixing two or more simples, of different qualities, so that the composition may be of a mean, or middle quality. When the quantities and prices of the simples are given, to find the mean price of the mixture, compounded of them, the process is called Alligation Medial.
Σελίδα 79 - ... from the right hand of the quotient, point off so many places for decimals, as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor.
Σελίδα 169 - Find the greatest cube in the left hand period, and put its root in the quotient. 3. Subtract the cube thus found, from the said period, and to the remainder bring down the next period, and call this the dividend.
Σελίδα 160 - Find the greatest square number in the first or left hand period, place the root of it at the right hand of the given number, (after the manner of a quotient in division) for the first figure of the root, and the square number under the period, and subtract it therefrom, and to the remainder bring down the next period for a dividend.
Σελίδα 160 - ... it therefrom, 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 169 - Multiply the divisor, thus augmented, by the last figure of the root, and subtract the product from the dividend, and to the remainder bring down the next period for a new dividend.
Σελίδα 160 - Distinguish the given number into periods of two figures each, by putting a point over the place of units, another over the place of hundreds, and so on, which points show the number of figures the root will consist of.
Σελίδα 196 - Then, if only one difference stand against any rate, it will be the quantity belonging to that rate ; but if there be several, their sum will be the quantity.* EXAMPLES.
Σελίδα 77 - ADDITION OF DECIMALS. RULE. 1. Place the numbers, whether mixed or pure decimals, under each other, according to the value of their places.
Σελίδα 212 - CD his heirs, executors or adminiftrators, do and ihall well and truly pay or caufe to be paid, unto the...