## The Model Mental Arithmetic for Public and Private Schools |

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The Model Mental Arithmetic for Public and Private Schools (Classic Reprint) C. F. R. Bellows No preview available - 2017 |

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15 cents 50 cents acres amount ANALYSIS Answer apples bank discount barrels bought boys bushels butter called cents a pound cloth common contained cords of wood cost cows cubic decimal denominator dimes discount divided divisor dollars dozen earn eggs equals expression factors farmer feet feet long Find fraction fractional unit gain gallons gave girls give given grocer half Henry horse inches interest John length less LESSON lose merchant miles an hour minutes months Multiply paid picked piece pints pound present worth principal profit pupils quarts rate per cent receive Reduce relation remaining rods wide rows runs selling sheep shillings sold square subtract third tons trees unit walk weeks weigh wide written yards

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Page 81 - 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 90 - TIME 60 seconds (sec.) = 1 minute (min.) 60 minutes =1 hour (hr.) 24...

Page 84 - 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 87 - 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 89 - LIQUID MEASURE 4 gills (gi.) = 1 pint (pt.) 2 pints = 1 quart (qt.) 4 quarts = 1 gallon (gal.) 31| gallons = 1 barrel (bbl.) 2...

Page 22 - If two men start from the same place, and travel in opposite directions, the one traveling at the rate of 3 miles an hour, and the other at the rate of 4 miles an hour, how far apart will they be at the end of 5 hours ? 11.

Page 88 - Dry Measure 2 pints (pt.) =1 quart (qt.) 8 quarts = 1 peck (pk.) 4 pecks = 1 bushel (bu.) 2150.42 cu.

Page 77 - TABLE. 10 Mills (m.) = 1 Cent . . ct. 10 Cents = 1 Dime . . d. 10 Dimes = 1 Dollar . $. 10 Dollars = 1 Eagle . E.

Page 30 - The number to be divided is called the dividend. The number by which we divide is called the divisor.