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  • (vi) Distributive Law, that multiplications and divisions may be distributed over additions and subtractions, e.g.
  • Additions and subtractions are simple.
  • 8d., on the grouping system, we split up each quantity into its denominations, perform the subtractions independently, and then regroup the results as the " remainder " £6, 2s.
  • Starting from the dividend, we in theory keep on subtracting the unit, and count the number of subtractions that have to be performed until nothing is left.
  • (i.) The logical result of the commutative law, applied to a succession of additions and subtractions, is to produce a negative quantity-3s.
 

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