## The American Arithmetic: Adapted to the Currency of the United States; to which is Added a Concise Treatise on the Mensuration of Planes and Solids, Compiled for the Use of Schools |

### Other editions - View all

The American Arithmetic, Adapted to the Currency of the United States: To ... Oliver Welch No preview available - 2016 |

The American Arithmetic: Adapted to the Currency of the United States; To ... Oliver Welch No preview available - 2018 |

The American Arithmetic: Adapted to the Currency of the United States; To ... Oliver Welch No preview available - 2017 |

### Common terms and phrases

AARON WATKINS acres amount annex annum aspers batzen bayocs bung bushels candareens cask representing cents circumference cone copecs cords corn cruitzers 66 cube root currency cyphers D.cts.m decimal demand deniers denominator diam divide dividend divisor dolls dols ducat elliptic spindle equal Examples Exeter feet long fenings figure find the area find the solidity florin gallons girt grosh groshen guage hewn improper fractions inches interest last product length lires livres louis d'or maravedies mean diameter measure middle frustum months neat weight New-Hampshire NOTE pence petard piastre pistole pounds quantity quotient rateable estate remainder required to reduce rials rods round stick rule second RULE.-Multiply shillings side soldi soldos solid feet square root square timber stick of timber subtract tare testoon triangle Troy weight VULGAR FRACTIONS whole numbers width wine

### Popular passages

Page 63 - Then multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first term: the quotient will be the fourth term, or answer.

Page 219 - I hereby appoint sole executrix of this my last will and testament ; hereby revoking all former wills by me made.

Page 85 - Reduce compound fractions to simple ones, and mixt numbers to improper fractions ; then multiply the numerators together for a new numerator, and the denominators for. a new denominator.

Page 219 - Almighty God for the same, do make and publish this my last will and testament, in manner and form following (that is to say) First...

Page 82 - Place the numbers on the same line, and divide by the least number that will divide two or more of them without a remainder, and set down in a line below the quotients and the undivided numbers.

Page 130 - Extract the root of the numerator for a new numerator, and the root of the denominator, for a new denominator 2.

Page 220 - He shall not waste the goods of his said master, nor lend them unlawfully to any ; at cards, dice, or any other unlawful game, he shall not play...

Page 224 - Foss, and to have, use and take all lawful ways and means, in my name or otherwise, for the recovery thereof, by attachment, arrest, distress or otherwise, and to compound and agree for the same; and acquittances or other sufficient discharges for the same, for me and in my name, to make...

Page 214 - And I the said AB for myself, my heirs, executors and administrators, do covenant with the said CD his heirs and assigns, that I am lawfully seized in fee of the premises...

Page 217 - CD, his heirs, executors or administrators, do and shall well and truly pay, or cause to be paid unto the...