American book Company, 1914 - Arithmetic - 250 pages

### Contents

 ADDITION 7 SUBTRACTION 17 MULTIPLICATION 28 PROPERTIES OF NUMBERS 38 DENOMINATE NUMBERS 63 GRAPHS 79 PERCENTAGE 80 THE EQUATION 88
 INTEREST 144 BANKS AND BANKING 157 MISCELLANEOUS PROBLEMS 172 INSURANCE 185 STOCKS AND BONDS 192 EXCHANGE 200 PARTNERSHIP 213 PARCEL POST 219

 PRACTICAL MEASUREMENTS 100 MISCELLANEOUS PROBLEMS 109 MISCELLANEOUS PROBLEMS 137
 REVIEW PROBLEMS 227 APPENDIX 237 Copyright

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Page 70 - Dry Measure 2 pints (pt.) =1 quart (qt.) 8 quarts = 1 peck (pk.) 4 pecks = 1 bushel (bu.) 2150.42 cu.
Page 63 - TABLE. 10 Mills (m.) = 1 Cent . . ct. 10 Cents = 1 Dime . . d. 10 Dimes = 1 Dollar . \$. 10 Dollars = 1 Eagle . E.
Page 68 - 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 70 - LIQUID MEASURE 4 gills (gi.) = 1 pint (pt.) 2 pints — 1 quart (qt...
Page 64 - TABLE 4 farthings (far.) = 1 penny (d.) 12 pence = 1 shilling (s.) 20 shillings = 1 pound or sovereign (£) 93.
Page 28 - When a decimal number is to be divided by 10, 100, 1000, &c., remove the decimal point as many places to the left as there are ciphers in the divisor, and if there be not figures enough in the number, prefix ciphers.
Page 25 - When the multiplier is 10, 100, 1000, or 1 with any number of ciphers annexed, annex as many ciphers to the multiplicand as there are ciphers in the multiplier, and the multiplicand, so increased, will be the product required.
Page 69 - 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 239 - Measures of Weight 10 milligrams (mg) =1 centigram eg 10 centigrams =1 decigram dg 10 decigrams =1 gram g 10 grams =1 dekagram Dg...
Page 71 - TIME 60 seconds (sec.) = 1 minute (min.) 60 minutes =1 hour (hr.) 24...