# New High School Arithmetic: Academic, Industrial, Commercial

D.C. Heath & Company, 1919 - Arithmetic - 358 pages
Arithmetic in high school.

### Contents

 DECIMAL FRACTIONS 85 DENOMINATE NUMBERS 108 SUPPLEMENTARY TOPICS 123 Apothecaries Measures 132 PRACTICAL GEOMETRY AND APPLICATIONS 145 INTEREST 245 XI 265 BANKING 292
 PROMISSORY NOTES 303 DISCOUNTING NOTES 313 EXCHANGE CHECKS 322 FOREIGN EXCHANGE 331 EQUATION OF PAYMENTS 350 179 361 Copyright

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Page 357 - LIQUID MEASURE 4 gills (gi.) = 1 pint (pt.) 2 pints — 1 quart (qt...
Page 357 - 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 123 - Measures of Length 10 millimeters (mm.) = 1 centimeter (cm.) 10 centimeters = 1 decimeter (dm.) 10 decimeters = 1 meter (m.) 10 meters = 1 dekameter (Dm.) 10 dekameters = 1 hektometer (Hm.) 10 hektometers = 1 kilometer (Km.) 10 kilometers = 1 myriameter (Mm.) Measures of Surface 100 sq.
Page 358 - Dry Measure 2 pints (pt.) =1 quart (qt.) 8 quarts = 1 peck (pk.) 4 pecks = 1 bushel (bu.) 2150.42 cu.
Page 357 - 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 125 - CAPACITY 10 milliliters (ml.) = 1 centiliter (cl.) 10 centiliters = 1 deciliter (dl.) 10 deciliters = 1 liter (1.) 10 liters = 1 dekaliter (Dl.) 10 dekaliters = 1 hektoliter (hi.) 10 hektoliters = 1 kiloliter (kl.) MEASURES OF WEIGHT 10 milligrams (mg.) = 1 centigram (eg.) 10 centigrams = 1 decigram (dg.) 10 decigrams = 1 gram (g.) 10 grams = 1 dekagram (Dg.) 10 dekagrams = 1 hektogram (hg.) 10 hektograms = 1 kilogram (kg.) 18.
Page 125 - VOLUME 1000 cubic millimeters (mm.) = 1 cubic centimeter (cu. cm.) 1000 cubic centimeters = 1 cubic decimeter (cu. dm.) 1000 cubic decimeters = 1 cubic meter (cu. m...
Page 358 - Avoirdupois Weight 16 ounces (oz.) - 1 pound (Ib.) 100 pounds --• 1 hundredweight (cwt.) 20...
Page 358 - TABLE. 60 seconds (sec.) = 1 minute (min.). 60 minutes = 1 hour (hr.). 24 hours = 1 day (dy.). 7 days = 1 week (wk.). 365 days = 1 common year (yr.). 366 days = 1 leap year.
Page 180 - In a right triangle the square of the hypotenuse equals the sum of the squares of the other two sides or legs.