# Harvey's Essentials of Arithmetic, with Everyday Problems Relating to Agriculture, Commerce and Other Vocations ...

American book Company, 1914 - Arithmetic

### Contents

 set 10 Ratio and Proportion 16 Fundamental Operations 17 Fractions 91 Preliminary Exercises 98 Addition and Subtraction 104 Cancellation 116 Division 128
 Surface or Square Measure 219 Paper and Cardboard Work 225 Review 310 Insurance 316 General Review 347 Banks and Banking 357 Solids 424 General Review 439

 General Problems 136 General Review 147 128 157 Denominate Numbers con 202 Miscellaneous Table 213
 186 451 Supplement 471 Longitude and Time 501 Copyright

### Popular passages

Page 263 - Multiplying or dividing both terms of a fraction by the same number does not change the value of the fraction.
Page 400 - 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 452 - OF WEIGHT 10 milligrams (mg.) = 1 centigram (eg.) 10 centigrams = 1 decigram (dg.) 10 decigrams = 1 gram (g.) 10 grams = 1 dekagram (Dg...
Page 480 - Thirty days hath September, April. June, and November; All the rest have thirty-one, Save February, which alone Hath twenty-eight; and one day more "We add to it one year in four.
Page 207 - 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 478 - Square Measure 144 square inches = 1 square foot 9 square feet = 1 square yard 30J square yards = 1 square rod 160 square rods = 1 acre 640 acres = 1 square mile Cubic Measure 1728 cubic inches = 1 cubic foot 27 cubic feet = 1 cubic yard 128 cubic feet...
Page 43 - Parcels weighing four ounces or less are mailable at the rate of one cent for each ounce or fraction of an ounce, regardless of distance. Parcels weighing more than four ounces are mailable at the pound rates shown in the following table, a fraction of a pound being considered a full pound : Up to 50 Ibs.
Page 190 - A concrete number in which the unit of measure is established by law or custom is called a denominate number.
Page 59 - The Dividend is the number to be divided. The Divisor is the number by which we divide.
Page 227 - CUBIC MEASURE. 1728 cubic inches (cu. in. ) = 1 cubic foot (cu. ft.).