# Practical and Mental Arithmetic on a New Plan: In which Mental Arithmetic is Combined with the Use of the Slate : Containing a Complete System for All Practical Purposes Being in Dollars and Cents

William Marshall & Company, 1837 - 284 σελίδες

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### Περιεχόμενα

 FRACTIONS 105 To change a Mixed Number to an Improper Fraction 111 To multiply a Fraction by a Whole Number 113 To find the Least Common Multiple of two or more Numbers 119 Subtruction of Fractions 126 To reduce a Fraction to Whole Numbers of less Denominations 132 Addition of Decimals 142
 Practice in Compound Numbers 211 º º Measure 217 DuodccimalsMultiplication of Duodecimals 225227 227 To calculate Difference in Time Tare and Trett ex 16 17 206 240 To find the Area of a Triangle 272 egor 278 Mercantile Forms 284

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Σελίδα 211 - Compute the interest to the time of the first payment ; if that be one year or more from the time the interest commenced, add it to the principal, and deduct the payment from the sum total If there be after payments made, compute the interest on the balance due to the next payment, and then deduct the payment as above ; and, in like manner, from one payment to another, till all the payments are absorbed; provided the time between one payment and another be one year or more.
Σελίδα 259 - 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 211 - But if any payments 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...
Σελίδα 263 - Divide the difference of the extremes by the common difference, and the quotient, increased by 1 , will be the answer.
Σελίδα 224 - A pile of wood 8 feet long, 4 feet wide, and 4 feet high, contains 1 cord; and a cord foot is 1 foot in length of such a pile.
Σελίδα 46 - The number to be divided is called the dividend. The number by which we divide is called the divisor. The number which shows how many times the divisor is contained in the dividend is called the quotient.
Σελίδα 123 - Divide by any number that will divide two or more of the given numbers without a remainder, and set the quotients, together with the undivided numbers, in a line beneath.
Σελίδα 195 - Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide their product by the first term , the quotient will be the answer...
Σελίδα 3 - If you shut your thumb and one finger and leave the rest open, how many will be open? 7. If you have two cents in one hand, and two in the other, how many have you in both?
Σελίδα 269 - Hence, to find the present worth of any annuity, at 5 or 6 per cent...