## Arithmetick Theoretically and Practically Illustrated |

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acres added annexing answer barrel bushels ciphers column common difference compound numbers cost cube root decimal fraction decimal places denominator denotes divi divided dividend Explanation express gain gallons gentleman give given numbers greatest common divisor hundred hundredths Illustration improper fraction interest last question last term least common multiple left hand length less measure merator miles mills minuend mixed number months multi multiplicand multiply Note number of square number of terms obtain Operation pence perfect divisor pile places of figures proper fraction proportion quantity quotient ratio remainder represent right hand figure rods RULE sell share shillings side simple numbers sold solid feet square root subtract subtrahend suppose tain taken tens tenths thousand thousandths tient tion upper number vulgar fraction weight whole number

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Page 145 - Multiply all the numerators together for a new numerator, and all the denominators together for a new denominator.

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Page 143 - Divide the numerator by the denominator. The quotient will be the whole number, and the remainder, if...

Page 270 - Divide the difference of the extremes by the common difference, and the quotient increased by 1 is the number of terms.

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Page 269 - Multiply £ the sum of the extremes by the number of terms, and the product will be the answer 10.

Page 247 - Multiply the divisor with the figure last annexed by the figure last placed in the root, and subtract the product from the dividend. To the remainder join the next period for a new dividend.

Page 192 - Now .} of f- is a compound fraction, whose value is found by multiplying the numerators together for a new numerator, and the denominators for a new denominator.