## The Werner Arithmetic: Oral and Written, Book 3 |

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acres Algebra amount angle annual answer base boards bonds Book bought bushel called cent Change circle common contained corn cost cube cubic decimal denominator diameter difference discount Divide dividend divisor dollars Draw equal Estimate exact EXAMPLE Explanation Express feet feet long figure Find the sum five foot four fourth fraction gain give given Hence hundred hundredths inches integral interest length less magnitude means measurement meters miles MISCELLANEOUS months Multiply NOTE Observe Operation piece piece of land pound prime factors principal PROBLEMS pupil quotient ratio receive Reduce regarded remaining represented right angles rods rule selling side sold solid square square root subtract surface tens tenths third triangle units usually wall weight wide yards

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Page 256 - TIME 60 seconds (sec.) = 1 minute (min.) 60 minutes =1 hour (hr.) 24...

Page 110 - Multiplying or dividing both terms of a fraction by the same number does not change the value of the fraction.

Page 233 - Square Measure 144 square inches (sq. in.) = 1 square foot (sq. ft.) 9 square feet = 1 square yard (sq.

Page 101 - Reduce the fractions to a common denominator and divide the numerator of the dividend by the numerator of the divisor.

Page 96 - Multiply the numerators together for a new numerator, and the denominators together for a new denominator.

Page 252 - LIQUID MEASURE 4 gills (gi.) = 1 pint (pt.) 2 pints = 1 quart (qt.) 4 quarts = 1 gallon (gal...

Page 205 - The cube root of a number is one of its three equal factors. Thus, 4 is the cube root of 64.

Page 196 - ... 291. MAGNITUDES WHICH ARE INVERSELY PROPORTIONAL TO OTHER MAGNITUDES OR TO THE SQUARES OF OTHER MAGNITUDES. EXAMPLE. If 5 men do a piece of work in 16 days, how long will it take 8 men to do a similar piece of work ? OPERATION AND EXPLANATION. It is evident that the time required will be inversely proportional to the number of men employed ; that is, if twice as many men are employed, not twice as much, but $ as much time will be required.

Page 19 - Lines drawn upon paper or upon the blackboard are not geometrical lines, since they have breadth and thickness. They represent geometrical lines. 25. A straight line is the shortest distance from one point to another point. 26. A curved line changes its direction at every point. 27. A broken line is not straight, but is made up of straight lines. 1. The line AB is a . 2. The line CD is a . 3. The line £Fis a . 4.

Page 224 - OF WEIGHT 10 milligrams (mg.) = 1 centigram (eg.) 10 centigrams = 1 decigram (dg.) 10 decigrams = 1 gram (g.) 10 grams = 1 dekagram (Dg...