Practical Arithmetic, for Senior Classes

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Edinburgh, 1882 - Arithmetic

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Page 9 - Each rule is followed by an example wrought out at length, and is illustrated by a great variety of practical questions applicable to business. Melrose's Concise System of Practical Arithmetic; containing the Fundamental Rules and their Application to Mercantile Calculations ; Vulgar and Decimal Fractions ; Exchanges ; Involution and. Evolution ; Progressions ; Annuities, Certain and Contingent, etc.
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Page 9 - Principles of Arithmetic, and their Application to Business explained in a Popular Manner, and clearly Illustrated by Simple Rules and Numerous Examples.

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