# The Pupils' Arithmetic, Book 6

Macmillan Company, 1913 - Arithmetic

### Contents

 NOTATION AND NUMERATION 4 ANALYSIS OF PROBLEMS 26 PROPERTIES OF WHOLE NUMBERS 35 COMMON FRACTIONS 43 DECIMAL FRACTIONS 69 PROBLEMS IN QUANTITY AND COST 95 FOREIGN MONEYS 107 BUSINESS FORMS 114
 TRADE DISCOUNT 226 PROFIT AND LOSS 235 TAXES 259 DUTIES AND CUSTOMS 265 INSURANCE 272 THE EQUATION 278 SIMPLE INTEREST 302 COMPOUND INTEREST 315

 ACCOUNTS 120 PRACTICAL MEASUREMENTS 128 LATITUDE AND LONGITUDE 143 STANDARD TIME 149 COMPOUND INTEREST 156 METRIC SYSTEM 157 PERCENTAGE 165 COMMISSION 215
 EXCHANGE 346 PARTIAL PAYMENTS 354 MULTIPLES AND POWERS 379 MENSURATION REVIEWED AND APPLIED 395 REVIEW 424 APPENDIX i Copyright

### Popular passages

Page 424 - Square Measure 144 square inches (sq. in.) = 1 square foot (sq. ft.) 9 square feet = 1 square yard (sq.
Page 382 - Pythagorean theorem states that the sum of the squares of the sides of a right triangle is equal to the square of the hypotenuse.
Page 425 - 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 148 - 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 39 - Multiplying or dividing both terms of a fraction by the same number does not change the value of the fraction.
Page 101 - Scale: 4 farthings (far.) = 1 penny (d.); 12 pence = 1 shilling (s.) ; 20 shillings — 1 pound (£). 156.
Page 347 - Find the amount of each payment from the time it was made to the time of settlement.
Page 423 - Linear Measure 12 inches (in.) = 1 foot (ft.) 3 feet = 1 yard (yd.) 5...
Page 74 - 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.
Page 78 - Place the decimal point in the quotient directly above the decimal point in the dividend.