## 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 |

### What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

### 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

acres added allowing amount answer base bushels called cask cents circle circumference common cone contain cords corn cruitzers cube cyphers decimal demand denomination diam diameter difference divide dividend divisor dollars dolls dols ducat equal Examples Exeter feet feet long figure find the solidity fraction frustum gallons girt give given half hand hewn hundred inches interest last product length livres mean measure method middle months multiply NOTE pence pounds presents principal proportion quantity question quotient received Reduce remainder represents rods round RULE SEAL share shillings side sold square square root square timber stick subtract superficial tables term thick third triangle units weight whole wide width wine wood

### 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...