Intellectual Arithmetic, Or, an Analysis of the Science of Numbers: With Special Reference to Mental Training and Development

A.S. Barnes & Burr, 1859 - Arithmetic - 173 pages
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Contents

 Section 1 1 Section 2 3 Section 3 4 Section 4 7 Section 5 15 Section 6 21 Section 7 24 Section 8 41
 Section 9 44 Section 10 57 Section 11 61 Section 12 64 Section 13 96 Section 14 108 Section 15 151

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Page 65 - DRY MEASURE 2 pints (pt.) = 1 quart (qt.) 8 quarts =1 peck (pk.) 4 pecks = 1 bushel (bu...
Page 65 - TROY WEIGHT. 24 grains (gr.) = 1 pennyweight (pwt.). 20 pennyweights = 1 ounce (oz.). 12 ounces = 1 pound (lb.). 351. Apothecaries' weight is used in mixing medicines and in selling them at retail. APOTHECARIES
Page 10 - ... one two three four five six seven eight nine ten eleven twelve thirteen fourteen fifteen sixteen seventeen eighteen nineteen twenty thirty forty fifty sixty seventy eighty ninety one hundred two hundred three hundred four hundred five hundred...
Page 40 - In an orchard there are 16 rows of trees and 10 trees in each row; how many trees are there in the orchard ? 11.
Page 62 - Measure 12 inches (in.) = 1 foot (ft.) 3 feet = 1 yard (yd.) 5\$ yards or 16\$ feet = 1 rod (rd.) 320 rods or 5280 feet = 1 mile (mi.) Square Measure 144 square inches (sq.
Page 61 - TABLE. 10 Mills (m.) = 1 Cent . . ct. 10 Cents = 1 Dime . . d. 10 Dimes = 1 Dollar . \$. 10 Dollars = 1 Eagle . E.
Page 67 - 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 64 - Is used in measuring beer, ale, and, in general, all malt liquors, milk, and water. 2 pints (pt.~) make 1 quart, (qt.); 4 quarts 1 gallon, (gal.); 36 gallons 1 barrel, (bar.
Page 163 - ... 12. If 3 men can do a piece of work in 8 days...
Page 141 - ... 27. A man bought 3 barrels of flour for 21 dollars ; at what price per barrel must he sell it to gain 6 dollars on the lot ? 28. A man bought 5 barrels of flour, at \$6 a barrel ; for what sum must the whole lot be sold to gain \$10?