# The Common School Arithmetic: Combining Analysis and Synthesis : Adapted to the Best Mode of Instruction in the Elements of Written Arithmetic

Thompson, Brown, & Company, 1877 - Arithmetic - 351 pages
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### Contents

 Notation and Numeration 7 English Numeration Table 13 Definitions 59 Cloth Measure 66 General Principles of Fractions 77 Definitions and Problems 80 Least Common Multiple 88 131 92
 COMPOUND NUMBERS 158 PERCENTAGE 183 88 240 Cube Root 254 PAGE 314 Miscellaneous Examples 323 111 331 140 336

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Page 78 - 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 294 - The square described on the hypothenuse of a rightangled triangle is equal to the sum of the squares described on the other two sides.
Page 44 - DIVISION is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another.
Page 312 - Given the first term, last term, and common difference, to find the number of terms. RULE. — Divide the difference of the extremes by the common difference, and the quotient increased by 1 is the number of terms.
Page 94 - A fraction is one or more of the equal parts of a unit...
Page 76 - LIQUID MEASURE 4 gills (gi.) = 1 pint (pt.) 2 pints = 1 quart (qt...
Page 146 - TABLE. 10 Mills (m.) = 1 Cent . . ct. 10 Cents = 1 Dime . . d. 10 Dimes = 1 Dollar . \$. 10 Dollars = 1 Eagle . E.
Page 281 - The square root of a number is one of its two equal factors : the cube root is one of its three equal factors, etc.
Page 312 - Divide the difference of the extremes by the number of terms, less 1, and the quotient will be the common difference.
Page 64 - TROY WEIGHT is used in weighing gold, silver, and precious stones. TABLE. 24 Grains (gr.) make 1 Pennyweight, dwt.