Abacus


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Abacus

An instrument allowing one to quickly add and subtract numbers. Generally, an abacus is composed of a rectangular frame in which horizontal rods are partially covered with beads. The beads may be moved one way or the other to make calculations. It was invented in China in the 2nd century CE and is considered the earliest calculator.
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Place the number 148 on your abacus by pushing one earthly bead toward the midway point of the leftmost skewer (first column), four earthly beads towards the midway point of the middle skewer (second column), and one heavenly bead and three earthly beads to the midway point of the rightmost skewer (third column).
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