# Book:John Hill/Arithmetick, Both in the Theory and Practice

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## John Hill:

## John Hill: *Arithmetick, Both in the Theory and Practice*

Published $\text {1716}$, **D. Midwinter**

### Subject Matter

### Contents

- Introduction
- Section $\text I$. Containing the General PrÃ¦cognita
- Section $\text {II}$. The Division of a Pound Sterling etc.

- Numeration

- Addition

- Subtraction

- Multiplication

- Division

- Reduction

- The Golden Rule; or Rule of Three

- The Rule of Practice

- The Doctrine of Vulgar Fractions

- Arithmetical Progression

- Geometrical Progression

- The Combination, Election, Permutation and Composition of Numbers or Quantities

- Decimal Arithmetick
- Numeration
- Decimal Tables of Coin, Weight and Measure
- Addition in Decimals
- Subtraction in Decimals
- Multiplication in Decimals
- Division in Decimals
- Golden Rule in Decimals
- Double Golden Rule in Decimals
- Rule of Practice in Decimals

- Extraction of the Square Root

- Extraction of the Cube Root

- The Use of the Square and Cube Roots

- Simple Interest

- Rules in Trett and Tare, &c.

- The Rule of Barter

- The Rule of Fellowship

- Factorship

- Double Fellowship

- Loss and Gain

- The Rule of Alligation

- The Rule of False

- Logarithmical Arithmetick

- Compound Interest

- Problems or Questions in Algebra

- A Table of Logarithms for Natural Numbers from $1$, to $10.000$