## Every Man His Own Teacher: Being an Introduction to Arithmetic, Whereby Persons who are Ignorant of that Science, May of Themselves, Without a Teacher, Obtain a Sufficient Degree of Knowledge in Figures, for Common Business, and for Operating in Nearly All the Books Extant on that Subject |

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Side 29

In forming new lessons , observe , any two lines which make a couplet , being

lines of lesson 11th , begin at the left hand , there you will see that 5 and 4 make

9 ...

In forming new lessons , observe , any two lines which make a couplet , being

**added**together , their sums must be 9 , 9 , 9 , 9. For instance - take the two upperlines of lesson 11th , begin at the left hand , there you will see that 5 and 4 make

9 ...

Side 57

Because 4 farthings make 1 penny ; and whatever number of pennies or pence

there are , müst be

Because 12 pence make one shilling ; and whatever number of shillings there ...

Because 4 farthings make 1 penny ; and whatever number of pennies or pence

there are , müst be

**added**in the pence column . Why do we divide pence by 12 ?Because 12 pence make one shilling ; and whatever number of shillings there ...

Side 123

Or , 3

What do we understand by the word SUBTRACTION ? Subtraction is the

lessening of any quantity , as the number 15 taken from 20 , leaves 5 for a

REMAINDER .

Or , 3

**added**to 5 ,**added**to 6 ,**added**to 7 , cqual 21 for a Result or Sum Total .What do we understand by the word SUBTRACTION ? Subtraction is the

lessening of any quantity , as the number 15 taken from 20 , leaves 5 for a

REMAINDER .

Side 166

The remainder of a surd must be

slates , having reference at the same time , to the Table on this page : 1 One ,

tenth . .12 Twelve , hundredths . 123 One hundred and twenty - three ,

Thousandths ...

The remainder of a surd must be

**added**in proof . Copy the following on yourslates , having reference at the same time , to the Table on this page : 1 One ,

tenth . .12 Twelve , hundredths . 123 One hundred and twenty - three ,

Thousandths ...

Side 209

... of the principal , which quotient will be the interest for one year at 5 per cent . ;

then one fifth of that interest

per cent ; and two - fifths

... of the principal , which quotient will be the interest for one year at 5 per cent . ;

then one fifth of that interest

**added**, will make a sum equal to one arising from 6per cent ; and two - fifths

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added Addition amount Answer Answer in words ARITHMETIC begin borrow bring bushels calculation called carry cents ciphers column COMPOUND contained cost count decimal difference Directions divide dividend Division divisor dollars eight Eleven equal EXAMPLE farthings feet figures five four fourth fractions gallons give given greater half hundred hundredths inches interest January KEY TO CARD left side less LESSON 12 million Multiplicand Multiply nine Note once Operation ounces Page paid pair pence pieces pounds principal Proof of Lesson proportion quantity question quotient rate per cent Received Reduce remain remain-carry right hand right side root Rule Seven shillings simple slate square subtract Suppose Table teacher tens tenths term third thousand Twelve twice units whole numbers yards

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Side 196 - ... when the third term is less than the first, and requires the fourth to be greater than the second...

Side iv - Some village Hampden, that with dauntless breast The little tyrant of his fields withstood, Some mute inglorious Milton here may rest, Some Cromwell, guiltless of his country's blood. Th...

Side 288 - If the payment be less than the interest, the surplus of interest must not be taken to augment the principal ; but interest continues on the former principal until the period when the payments, taken together, exceed the interest due...

Side 176 - Measure. 4 nails (no.) make 1 quarter of a yard, qr. 4 quarters, 1 yard, yd. 3 quarters, 1 Ell Flemish, E. FL 5 quarters, 1 Ell English, EE 6 quarters, 1 Ell French, E. Fr.

Side 195 - Multiply the first and second terms together, and divide the product by the third ; the quotient will be the answer in the same denomination as the middle term was reduced into.

Side 177 - LIQUID MEASURE 4 gills (gi.) = 1 pint (pt.) 2 pints = 1 quart (qt...

Side 185 - M. 60 minutes, 1 hour, h. 24 hours, 1 day, d. 7 days, . 1 week, w. 4 weeks, 1 month, mo. 13 months, 1 day and 6 hours, 1 Julian year, yr. Thirty days hath September, April, June and November ; February twenty-eight alone, all the rest have thirtyone.

Side 192 - Sir," said I, after puzzling a long time over "more requiring more and less requiring less" — "will you tell me why I sometimes multiply the second and third terms together and divide by the first — and at other times multiply the first and second and divide by the third?" "Why, because more requires more sometimes, and sometimes it requires less — to be sure. Haven't you read the rule, my boy?" " Yes, sir, I can repeat the rule, but I don't understand it.

Side ii - ANSLEY, of the said district, hath deposited in this office the title of a book, the title of which is in the words following, to wit : " Elements of Literature ; or, an Introduction to the Study of Rhetoric and Belles Lettres.