## The Elementary Arithmetic: Oral and Written |

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acres added amount apples bought bushel called cents ciphers column common common denominator Compound contained cost Count cows cubic decimal denominator dimes Divide dividend divisible dollars dozen ducks earn eight equal Explanation Express farmer feet Find five four fraction gain give given Hence hens horses hundred hundredths inches integer interest least common leaves less measuring merchant million mills mixed number month Multiply nine NOTE ORAL EXERCISE ounces paid pair potatoes pound prime factors PROCESS pupil receive Reduce remaining result RULE sell seven hundred sheep simple six hundred sold SOLUTION square Subtract TABLE tens tenths thirds thousand thousandths units week worth Write Write in figures Write in words WRITTEN PROBLEMS yard

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Page 83 - The Greatest Common Divisor of two or more numbers is the greatest number that will exactly divide each of them. Thu4, 18 is the greatest, common divisor of 36 and 54, since it is the greatest number that will divide each of them without a remainder.

Page 139 - LIQUID MEASURE 4 gills (gi.) = 1 pint (pt.) 2 pints — 1 quart (qt...

Page 92 - Multiplying or dividing both terms of a fraction by the same number does not change the value of the fraction.

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 138 - 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 97 - The least common denominator of two or more fractions is the least common multiple of their denominators.

Page 134 - TABLE. 12 inches (in.) = 1 foot, ft. 3 feet = 1 yard, yd. 5£ yards, or 16£ feet = 1 rod, rd. 40 rods = 1 furlong, fur.

Page 136 - 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 141 - TIME 60 seconds (sec.) = 1 minute (min.) 60 minutes =1 hour (hr.) 24...

Page 144 - TABLE. 60 seconds (") make 1 minute, . . . . '. 60 minutes " 1 degree,. . . . °. 30 degrees