## Practical Arithmetic: Book I -- [book II], Volume 2American Book, 1909 - Arithmetic |

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1st payment acres ad valorem Avoirdupois bank bought bushels buys commission common fraction compound compound interest corn cube cubic inches date of settlement decimal point denominate number diameter discount Divide dividend division equal example expressed feet Find the amount Find the cost Find the interest following numbers gain per cent Give the rule greatest common divisor hundred hundredths Illustrate improper fraction indorsement interest on $1 least common multiple length list price longitude lowest terms maturity merchant miles minuend mixed number months Multiply number of days number representing paid parallelogram places pounds prime factors principal PROBLEMS WRITTEN pupils quarts quotient quotient figure ratio rectangle Reduce remainder result rods selling price sold SOLUTION solve square root square yards Study Recitation Subtract TEACHER trial divisor triangle Troy weight weight wheat whole number wide Write

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Page 269 - Multiplying or dividing both terms of a fraction by the same number does not change the value of the fraction.

Page 171 - 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 51 - The Dividend is the number to be divided. The Divisor is the number by which we divide.

Page 181 - Minutes = 1 Hour 24 Hours = 1 Day 7 Days = 1 Week 28 Days = 1 Lunar Month...

Page 164 - Dry Measure 2 pints (pt.) =1 quart (qt.) 8 quarts = 1 peck (pk.) 4 pecks = 1 bushel (bu.) 2150.42 cu.

Page 171 - 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 329 - SURVEYORS' SQUARE MEASURE. 144. This measure is used by surveyors in computing the area or contents of land. TABLE. 625 Square Links (sq. 1. ) make 1 Pole P. 16 Poles " 1 Square Chain . sq. ch. 10 Square Chains " 1 Acre A. 640 Acres " 1 Square Mile . . sq. mi. 36 Square Miles (6 miles square)

Page 178 - CUBIC MEASURE. 1728 cubic inches (cu. in. ) = 1 cubic foot (cu. ft.).

Page 38 - Multiplication is the process of taking one number as many times as there are units in another.

Page 168 - Measures of length are used in measuring lines or distances. TABLE. 12 inches (in.) = 1 foot (ft.). 3 feet = 1 yard (yd.). 5J yards, or 16| feet = 1 rod (rd.).