Excerpt from The New Federal Calculator, or Scholar's Assistant: Containing the Most Concise and Accurate Rules for Performing the Operations in Common Arithmetic The Interrogations which follow the Rules, are intended as an exercise to direct the attention of the learner in a particular manner to the Rules, and to fix them more permanently in the memo ry. It will be observed, that the Examples are principally given in Federal money, or dollars and cents, as being more conformable to the cur reney of our country, and the general mode of keeping accounts throughout the United States. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.