## 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 viii

Whole numbers are

explained in their proper place . To arithmetic belong six rules : -notation ,

numeration , addition , substraction , multiplica . tion , and division ; the four last of

...

Whole numbers are

**called**Integers ; and fractions are parts of integers , as will beexplained in their proper place . To arithmetic belong six rules : -notation ,

numeration , addition , substraction , multiplica . tion , and division ; the four last of

...

Side 123

The number to be multipled is

, MULTIPLIER ; and the lowermost number Product . The Multiplicand and

Multiplier are also

Nore .

The number to be multipled is

**called**MULTIPLICAND ; the number we multiply by, MULTIPLIER ; and the lowermost number Product . The Multiplicand and

Multiplier are also

**called**Factors ; and may be termed upper and lower Factor .Nore .

Side 159

18 These are

business , decimals have been invented for a substitute . Therefore our first

business will be to form fractions into decimals . In order to understand ourselves

, let ...

18 These are

**called**vulgar fractions ; and for ease , plainness , and despatch ofbusiness , decimals have been invented for a substitute . Therefore our first

business will be to form fractions into decimals . In order to understand ourselves

, let ...

Side 194

PROPORTION , is commonly

problem in this rule , has three numbers given to find a fourth ; and in ancient

times it was

by ...

PROPORTION , is commonly

**called**the Rule of Three ; because a question orproblem in this rule , has three numbers given to find a fourth ; and in ancient

times it was

**called**“ the golden Rule of Tkree , ” by reason of its usefulness : For ,by ...

Side 205

... and agrees to pay B , 7 dollars for the use of every hundred dollars . This is

dollars is

the ...

... and agrees to pay B , 7 dollars for the use of every hundred dollars . This is

**called**7 per cent .; 7 dollars being the rate per cent . * In this case the sum 400dollars is

**called**the principal , 28 dollars the interest , and the interest added tothe ...

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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.