# The Franklin Written Arithmetic: With Examples for Oral Practice

Taintor bros. & Company, 1878 - Arithmetic - 348 pages

### Contents

 READING AND WRITING NUMBERS 1 ADDITION 12 SUBTRACTION 20 MULTIPLICATION 28 FACTORS 75 METRIC SYSTEM 172 65 185
 Stocks Dividends and Brok 197 Least Common Multiple 209 To find what Fraction 241 Aliquot Parts 254 Reading and Writing 8124 300 265 DRILL EXERCISES 277 Copyright

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Page 303 - A number is divisible by 3 if the sum of its digits is divisible by 3• A number is divisible by 9 if the sum of its digits is divisible by 9.
Page 109 - Change the dividend and divisor to fractions having a common denominator, and then divide the numerator of the dividend by the numerator of the divisor. Or, Invert the expression of the divisor and proceed as in multiplication of fractions.
Page 286 - 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 176 - Measures of Length. 10 millimeters (mm.) 1 centimeter (cm.) 10 centimeters 1 decimeter (dm.) 10 decimeters 1 meter (m.) 10 meters 1 dekameter (Dm.) 10 dekameters 1 hectometer (Hm.) 10 hectometers 1 kilometer (Km.) 10 kilometers 1 myriameter (Mm.) 1181.
Page 143 - A Circle is a plane figure bounded by a curved line every point of which is equally distant from a point within called the center.
Page 307 - It will thus be seen that what we call a year is nearly 6 hours less than the true year, and 4 such years nearly one day less than 4 true years. To rectify this error, 366 days are allowed to one year in every 4 years.
Page 279 - To find the Area of a Triangle when the Three Sides are given. Rule. — From half the sum of the three sides subtract each side separately. Multiply the half sum and the three remainders together, and extract the square root of the product.
Page 182 - Measures of Weight 10 milligrams (mg) =1 centigram eg 10 centigrams =1 decigram dg 10 decigrams =1 gram g 10 grams =1 dekagram Dg 10 dekagrams =1 hektogram Hg 10 hektograms =1 kilogram Kg...
Page 301 - To multiply by a composite number : Separate the multiplier into convenient factors, multiply the multiplicand by one of the factors, and that product by another factor, and so on, till all the factors have been used; the last product is the answer: thus, 41 x 25 = 41 x 5 x 5.
Page 76 - A number is divisible by 2 if the units are divisible by 2. 2. A number is divisible by 3 if the sum of its digits * is uivisible by 3.