# Arithmetic for school and college use. With a chapter on the metric system. (With key).

### Contents

 CHAPTER III 16 CHAPTER IV 30 CHAPTER VII 58 CHAPTER VIII 81 Example 13 90 CHAPTER IX 94 COMPOUND REDUCTION ADDITION SUBTRACTION MULTIPLICA 116 CHAPTER XII 134
 Example 14 For 5 boys read 4 boys 159 CHAPTER XV 160 Example 4 I owe 520 one year hence and 756 181 CHAPTER XVI 186 CHAPTER XVII 193 Example 19 A farmer exchanged 5 qrs of wheat 202 CHAPTER XVIII 205 CHAPTER XIX 217

 CHAPTER XIII 143 CHAPTER XIV 151
 MISCELLANEOUS EXAMPLES 228

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Page 61 - 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 23 - When the dividend does not contain the divisor an exact number of times, the part of the dividend left is called the remainder, and it must be less than the divisor.
Page 23 - Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another of the same kind.
Page 61 - To multiply a decimal by 10, 100, 1000, &c., remove the decimal point as many places to the right as there are ciphers in the multiplier ; and if there be not places enough in the number, annex ciphers.
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Page 44 - A common multiple of two or more numbers, is a number which can be divided by each of them without a remainder. Thus...