# The Complete Arithmetic: Oral and Written

Leech, Shewell, and Sanborn, 1831 - Arithmetic - 368 pages
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### Contents

 Notation and Numeration 1 Addition 11 Subtraction 20 Multiplication 27 Division 38 Review 49 Common Fractions 63 Review 91
 Percentage 167 Interest 181 Exact Interest 189 Discount 203 Stock Investments 212 Foreign Exchange 219 Review 225 Mensuration 256

 United States Money 106 Weights and Measures 116 Compound Numbers 126 The Metric System 141 Measurements 151 Wood Measure 157
 APPENDIX 308 Longitude and Time 314 Average of Accounts 321 Answers to Examples 347 Copyright

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Page 119 - DRY MEASURE 2 pints (pt.) = 1 quart (qt.) 8 quarts =1 peck (pk.) 4 pecks = 1 bushel (bu...
Page 223 - RULE. — Multiply each debt by its term of credit, and divide the sum of the products by the sum of the debts. The quotient will be the average term of credit.
Page 164 - A brick is 8 in. long, 4 in. wide, and 2 in. thick.
Page 119 - 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 262 - Sphere is a body bounded by a uniformly curved surface, all the points of which are equally distant from a point within called the center.
Page 1 - A number is a unit or a collection of units; as one, three apples, five boys. 4. The unit of a number is one of the collection of units which constitutes the number. Thus, the unit of twelve is one, of twenty dollars is one dollar.
Page 117 - SQUARE MEASURE 144 square inches (sq. in.) = 1 square foot (sq. ft.) 9 square feet = 1 square yard (sq.
Page 331 - ... take the depth from the under side of the deck plank to the ceiling in the hold, then multiply and divide as aforesaid, and the quotient shall be deemed the tonnage.
Page 110 - At 8 cents a pound, how many pounds of sugar can be bought for 48 cents ? For 50 cents ? For 58 cents ? For 62 cents ? For 64 cents ? 29.
Page 119 - Table 1728 cubic inches = 1 cubic foot, cu. ft. 27 cubic feet = 1 cubic yard. cu. yd. 16 cubic feet = 1 cord foot, cd.