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A chart of practical mathematics, for home and school instruction of youth, adapted to every capacity or class of mind.
A chart of practical mathematics, for home and school instruction of youth, adapted to every capacity or class of mind.


 
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Price: $275.00

Product Code: 20200968

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A 37" x 26" broadside chart. This chart commends itself to the actual want of every individual, being a Universal Guide in every department of Mechanical and Mercantile business, and likewise, to a definite extent, in Scientific and Philosophical pursuits, involving principles of practical calculation, It comprises -- and illustrates by familiar examples -- every principle of practical importance in Mathematics, and teaches, by easy and concise rules, and by a method peculiar to this work, the Art of Solving all questions of business arising in commercial transaction. Arranged and Prepared by Alonzo Phelps, A.M., and dedicated to those who think. It begins with a number of tables including Plumber's Table, Measure of Capacity, specific Gravities and Multipliers. This is followed by the Fundamental Principle, or General Rule including 82 articles including such categories as Mensuration of Surface, Civil Engineering, Hydrostatics and Hydraulics, Mechanical Powers, Commercial Examples, Specific Gravy and Optics. Reverse blank. OCLC - 2 (Aug 2020)