Abraham Gochenour, Arithmetic manuscript, subtraction
From Kaminski Handwriting Collection
Abraham Gochenour, Arithmetic manuscript, subtraction
What is the use of subtraction?
By taking a less number from a Greater it Shews
the difference between both,
How many subtractions are there?
Two. Simple and Compound.
of Simple Subtraction
What is simple subtraction?
Simple or Single Subtraction is the finding a difference
between any two numbers whose signification is the same as
the difference between 6 Yards and 4 Yards is 2 Yards.
Writer
 Abraham Gochenour

 Date written
 17980228
 Paper
 21 cm x 32 cm; 8 in x 15 in, ivory unlined
 Pen

 Book

 Penmanship Style

 Collection
 Courtesy Dartmouth College Library
 File name
 Gochenour Abraham 17xx001001001

