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SECOND EDITION, CORRECTED.
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THE COMPILER'S CAUTION TO
FREQUENT examination by question and answer, on all the subjects of your study, is an excellent practice; and Summaries of this sort are highly useful in drawing out your knowledge and supplying you with a kind of Memoria Technica, on many points, of which, in the upper parts of a great school, it would shame you to be ignorant.
But do not expect to be made historians or critics by ever so fluent a repetition of these short catechisms, which are designed to assist and not to supersede your private studies. ,
It is true, that a stock of learning, like a stock of wealth, is of little service, if you have not some by you for ready use; but let no boy think himself sufficiently rich, who has only a little of this small change in his pocket.
Q. What are the divisions of the Books of the Old
2d. The Books of History,
4th. The Books of the Prophets. Q. What other name is given to the Books of the
Law? A. The Pentateuch." Q. Repeat the Names of these Books in their order A. Genesis
Numbers * Exodus
s Deuteronomy Leviticus