# The principles and practice of arithmetic

### Contents

 DEFINITIONS 1 Subtraction 12 Division 22 Measures and Multiples 28 CHAPTER II 34 Compound Subtraction 41 CHAPTER III 49 Reduction of Fractions 61
 The Rule of Alligation 151 Miscellaneous Questions 157 CHAPTER VII 165 Extraction of the Cube Root 172 CHAPTER VIII 180 CHAPTER IX 194 The Theory of Solid or Cubic Measure 201 The Practice of Solid Measure 208

 Addition of Fractions 73 Division of Fractions 79 Multiplication of Decimals 106 Recurring Decimals 112 CHAPTER VI 119 The Rule of Proportion 126 Discount or Rebate 144
 The Computations of Gagers 216 The Calendar 224 Problems 230 Addition and Subtraction 236 Involution and Evolution 245 Different Scales of Notation 251 APPENDIX II 257

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