Hamilton's Essentials of Arithmetic, Volume 1
American Book Company, 1919 - Arithmetic
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Page 172 - 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 167 - LENGTH 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 239 - The number to be divided is called the dividend. The number by which we divide is called the divisor.
Page 236 - Multiplication is the process of taking one number as many times as there are units in another.
Page 102 - Dry Measure. — 2 pints = 1 quart; 8 quarts = 1 peck; 4 pecks = 1 bushel. Liquid Measure. — 4 gills = 1 pint; 2 pints = 1 quart; 4 quarts = 1 gallon; 31| gallons = 1 barrel; 2 barrels = 1 hogshead. Long Measure. — 12 inches = 1 foot; 3 feet...
Page 263 - A number is divisible by 9 if the sum of its digits is divisible by 9.
Page 161 - Think how many times the first figure of the divisor is contained in the first figure of the dividend.
Page 155 - The number supposed to be taken is called the multiplicand, the number showing how many times the multiplicand is supposed to be taken is called the multiplier, and the result is called the product.