## A New System of Arithmetic and Mathematics |

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12 days 30 days 80 feet long acres answer balls contained barrels barter bbls bought breadth broadcloth build a wall bushels bushels of oats circumference cistern cloth cost decimal denomination distance divided dividend divisor dollars DRY MEASURE equal EXAMPLES federal money feet high feet wide find those numbers fraction frustrum gain gallons given number globe hhds hogsheads horses consume hundred hypotenuse lars left hand side Leghorn length lever MEASURE merchant miles months Multiply number of balls pence piasters piece pounds proportion quotient Reduce remainder Required the area Required the cost Required the interest Required the number right hand side rods Rule sell shillings slant height sold Spanish dollars square of sum square root subtract sugar Suppose tare Tare and Tret thick tons TROY WEIGHT weight whole numbers width wine worth yards cost yards of cloth

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Page 29 - DRY MEASURE 2 pints (pt.) = 1 quart (qt.) 8 quarts =1 peck (pk.) 4 pecks = 1 bushel (bu...

Page 112 - CASE I. When it is required to find how many of the first sort of coin, weight or measure, mentioned in the question, are equal to a given quantity of the last.

Page 28 - TABLE. 10 Mills (m.) = 1 Cent . . ct. 10 Cents = 1 Dime . . d. 10 Dimes = 1 Dollar . $. 10 Dollars = 1 Eagle . E.

Page 35 - RULE.* 1. Place the numbers so that those of the same denomination may stand directly under each other.

Page 235 - B then kicked down C's hat, and to work they all went anew for what it contained ; of which A got...

Page 99 - If 8 men can build a wall 20 feet long, 6 feet high and 4 feet thick, in 12 days ; in what time...

Page 30 - Minute, . 60 Minutes. ..." 1 Degree, ... " °. 30 Degrees . . . . " 1 Sign, ... " s. 12 Signs, or 360 Degrees, the whole great Circle of the Zodiac.

Page 24 - The number to be divided is called the dividend. The number by which we divide is called the divisor.

Page 117 - ... what is the equated time for the payment of the whole...

Page 62 - To reduce a mixed number to an improper fraction, Multiply the whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator; under this sum write the denominator.