## Fish's Arithmetic Number Two: Oral and Written, Upon the Inductive Method, Book 2 |

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**given**for Multiplication , and for Division of Fractions ; only two , for all cases of Reduction of Denominate Numbers , whether integral or fractional ; formulas are substituted for rules , whenever they clearly indicate the steps to ... Page 16

... oral exercises are designed for daily practice in numbers . Not more than five minutes should be

... oral exercises are designed for daily practice in numbers . Not more than five minutes should be

**given**to this kind of work in connection with the regular lesson . DRILL EXERCISES . 29. 1. Add or count by 3's 16 ADDITION . Page 18

... ? In all the drill and oral exercises , little more than models can be

... ? In all the drill and oral exercises , little more than models can be

**given**. The teacher is expected to give such additional examples for practice as may be required . 20. George earned 47 cents one day , and 32 18 ADDITION . Page 27

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**given**by the teacher , or put upon the slate or blackboard by the pupil . 6 + 9-7 = 10 + 6-8 = 11-4 + 9 = ORAL EXERCISES . 44. 1. How many units are 9 units less 4 units ? 9-4 ? 2. How many tens are 9 tens less 4 tens ? 90-40 ? 3. How ... Page 31

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**given**numbers contains cents , and the other does not , fill the vacant places with two ciphers . From Take ( 18. ) $ 325.17 84.36 ( 19. ) $ 279.00 183.42 Subtract 22. 20762 from 53120 . 23. $ 73.16 from $ 138 . 24. $ 247 from $ 382.28 ...### Other editions - View all

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acres amount barrels base bill bought bushels called cents Change cloth coal common containing cord cost cube cubic decimal deep denominator difference discount divided dividend division divisor dollars equal exchange expressed face factors feet figures Find Find the cost flour foot FORMULA fourth fraction gain gallons give given Hence hundred hundredths inches interest land length less loss measure miles months Multiply Name paid payment percentage piece pounds principal profit quotient ratio receive Reduce remainder rods root selling share side sold square subtract sugar surface TABLE tens tenths thick third thousand tons units volume weight whole wide worth write yards

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Page 294 - A circle is a plane figure bounded by a curved line called the circumference, every point of which is equally distant from a point within called the center.

Page 139 - LIQUID MEASURE 4 gills (gi.) = 1 pint (pt.) 2 pints — 1 quart (qt...

Page 270 - If a letter is placed after one of greater value, its value is to be added to that of the greater. Thus, XI represents eleven, LX sixty, DC six hundred.

Page 258 - RULE. 1. Separate the given number into periods of three figures each, beginning at the units place.

Page 125 - To divide by 10, 100, 1000, etc., it is necessary only to move the decimal point in the dividend as many places to the left as there are ciphers in the divisor.

Page 275 - A sphere is a solid bounded by a curved surface, every point of which is equally distant from a point within called the center.

Page 306 - Meter is the base of the system, and is the one tenmillionth part of the distance on the earth's surface from the equator to either pole, or 39.37079 inches.

Page 81 - A proper fraction is a fraction whose numerator is less than its denominator.

Page 74 - The Greatest Common Divisor of two or more numbers is the greatest number that will exactly divide each of them. Thu4, 18 is the greatest, common divisor of 36 and 54, since it is the greatest number that will divide each of them without a remainder.

Page 209 - Subtract the given principal from the last amount, and the remainder will be the compound interest.