# Complete Arithmetic: Elements and Commercial. New Series

De La Salle Institute, 1888 - Arithmetic - 242 pages
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### Contents

 Introductory Definitions 1 Notation 3 Roman Notation 11 PROPERTIES OF NUMBERS 45 Reduction 55 Reduction 57 Addition 63 Subtraction 69
 Profit and Loss 13 Trade Discount 24 Stocks 32 Stock Investments 42 Insurance 51 Taxes 57 Arbitration of Exchange 119 154 122

 Mental Review 95 DECIMAL FRACTIONS 101 DENOMINATE NUMBERS 121 Measures of Length 133 Measures of Capacity 139 Circular Measure 147 Percentage 1
 Compound Proportion 131 Involution 157 Practical Measurements 173 186 186 Written Review 208 Copyright

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Page 128 - CUBIC MEASURE 1728 cubic inches (cu. in.) = 1 cubic foot (cu. ft.) 27 cubic feet = 1 cubic yard (cu. yd.) 128 cubic feet = 1 cord (cd...
Page 221 - A circle is a plane figure bounded by a curved line, called the circumference, every point of which is equally distant from a point within called the center.
Page 211 - Compute the interest to the time of the first payment ; if that be one year or more from the time the interest commenced, add it to the principal, and deduct the payment from the sum total. If there be after payments made, compute the interest on the balance due, to the next payment, and then deduct the payment as above ; and in like manner from one payment to another till ail the payments are absorbed; provided the time between one payment and another be one year or more.
Page 130 - LIQUID MEASURE 4 gills (gi.) = 1 pint (pt.) 2 pints — 1 quart (qt...
Page 212 - ... on the principal sum due on the obligation for ONE YEAR, add it to the principal, and compute the interest on the sum paid from the time it was paid up to the end of the year; add it to the sum paid, and deduct that sum from the principal and interest added as above.
Page 212 - But if any payments be made before one year's interest hath accrued, then compute the interest, or the principal sum due to the obligation, for one year, add it to the principal, and compute the interest on the sum paid, from the time it was paid up to the end of the year ; add it to the sum paid, and deduct that sum from the principal and interest added as above...
Page 227 - A sphere is a solid bounded by a curved surface, every point of which is equally distant from a point within called the center.
Page 123 - LENGTH 12 inches (in.) =1 foot (ft.) 3 feet = 1 yard (yd.) 5\ yards, or 16| feet = 1 rod (rd.) 320 rods, or 5280 feet = 1 mile (mi.) SQUARE MEASURE 144 square inches (sq.
Page 138 - Paper. 12 units = 1 dozen. 12 dozen = 1 gross. 12 gross = 1 great gross. 20 units = 1 score. 24 sheets = 1 quire. 20 quires = 1 ream. 2 reams = 1 bundle. 5 bundles — 1 bale.
Page 216 - RULE. From half the sum of the three sides, subtract each side separately; multiply the half sum and the three remainders together, and the square root of the product will be the area required.