## Second Lessons in Arithmetic: An Intellectual Written Arithmetic Upon the Inductive Method of Instruction as Illustrated in Warren Colburn's First Lessons |

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... tle of Gettysburg was fought : find the date of the Battle of Gettysburg . * 27 . A butcher

... tle of Gettysburg was fought : find the date of the Battle of Gettysburg . * 27 . A butcher

**bought**3 oxen : the first weighed 1214 pounds , the second 1406 pounds , and the B. ] Addition , with Practical Illustrations . 11. Page 21

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**bought**a sail - boat for $ 325 , and paid $ 88 for a new set of sails , and $ 32 for having the boat painted ; how ...**bought**some flour for $ 642 , and sold it at a gain of $ 97 ; what did he get for his flour ? * 6 . A man**bought**... Page 38

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**bought**32 hens at 96 cents apiece ; how much did he pay for them all ? He then sold 21 of them at $ 1.10 apiece ; how much did he get for these ? * 38 . If a man , who is draining a field , can dig 48 feet of ditch in one day , how much ... Page 39

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**bought**42 boxes of soap each containing 18 bars ; how many bars of soap were there in all ? * 40 . Multiply by 98 69 73 46 47 39 13 54 * 41 . After you have learned to multiply cor- rectly , you may shorten your written work as much as ... Page 43

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**bought**42 barrels of flour for $ 210 . He sold of it at $ 4.75 a barrel , and the remainder at $ 6 a barrel . How much did he gain ? * By debt per person is meant the amount that A. ] 43 Multiplication .### Other editions - View all

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40 cents acre ad valorem amount Answer apple Arithmetic barrel of flour Boston bought bushels called centimeters compound interest contains cord cost counters cubic centimeters cubic feet cubic inches decimal places decimeters dekameter denotes Divide dividend dollars equal feet wide figure Find the l. c. m. Find the quotient following numbers foot fraction gallons give greatest common divisor hectometer hundred hundredths inches long inches thick inches wide interest on $1 long con lowest terms measure meter metric system months multiplicand Multiply myriameter nearest number number in column number of decimal numerator and denominator paid payment pieces pints poll tax prime divisors promise to pay pupils quarts Reduce remainder School sell share square feet square inches square kilometer square miles square rods subtract tens tenths thousand thousandths units whole number worth write

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Page 279 - Thirty days hath September, April, June, and November ; All the rest have thirty-one, Except the second month alone, Which has but twenty-eight, in fine, Till leap year gives it twenty-nine.

Page 277 - 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 280 - MEASURE. 10 millimeters (mm.) = 1 centimeter (cm.) 10 centimeters = 1 decimeter (dm.) 10 decimeters = 1 meter (m.) 10 meters = 1 dekameter (Dm.) 10 dekameters = 1 hektometer (Hm.) 10 Hektometers = 1 kilometer (Km.) 10 kilometers = 1 myriameter (Mm.) 1 meter = 39.37 inches.

Page 277 - DRY MEASURE 2 pints (pt.) = 1 quart (qt.) 8 quarts =1 peck (pk.) 4 pecks = 1 bushel (bu...

Page 281 - Measures of Weight 10 milligrams (mg) =1 centigram eg 10 centigrams =1 decigram dg 10 decigrams =1 gram g 10 grams =1 dekagram Dg...

Page 276 - SQUARE MEASURE 144 square inches (sq. in.) = 1 square foot (sq. ft.) 9 square feet = 1 square yard (sq. yd.) 30| square yards = 1 square rod (sq. rd.) 160 square rods = 1 acre (A.) 640 acres = 1 square mile (sq.

Page 84 - What is £ of £ ? 16. A man owning £ of a ship, sold ^ of his share ; what part of the ship did he sell, and what part did he then own ? 17.

Page 280 - VOLUME 1000 cubic millimeters (mm.) = 1 cubic centimeter (cu. cm.) 1000 cubic centimeters = 1 cubic decimeter (cu. dm.) 1000 cubic decimeters = 1 cubic meter (cu. m...

Page 280 - Surface 100 square millimeters (sq. mm.) = 1 square centimeter (sq. cm.) 100 square centimeters = 1 square decimeter (sq. dm.) 100 square decimeters = 1 square meter (sq. m.) 100 square meters = 1 square dekameter (sq. Dm.) 100 square dekameters = 1 square hektometer (sq. Hm.) 100 square hektometers = 1 square kilometer (sq.