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

Ivison, Blakeman, & Company, 1883 - Arithmetic - 352 pages

### Contents

 PAGE 23 Addition 31 64 133 Principles and Definitions 77 Denominate Numbers 145 Measurements 158 Coal and 172 Taxes 192 Interest 198
 Problems in Interest 206 Bank Discount 212 Stocks and Investments 221 226 306 Spanish 315 157 336 Equation of Payments 228 Answers 340

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Page 270 - A circle is a plane figure bounded by a curved line, every point of which is equally distant from a point within called the center.
Page 266 - 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 302 - 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 254 - RULE. 1. Separate the given number into periods of three figures each, beginning at the units place.
Page 225 - Multiply each payment by its term of credit, and divide the sum of the products by the sum of the payments ; the quotient will be the average term of credit.
Page 33 - Multiplication is the process of taking one of two numbers as many times as there are units in the other.
Page 205 - Subtract the given principal from the last amount, and the remainder will be the compound interest.
Page 232 - If the answer is to be greater, place the greater of the two remaining numbers for the second term, and the less...
Page 252 - Whence it follows, that the cube of a number composed of tens and units, is equal to the cube of the tens, plus three times the product of the square of the tens by the units, plus three times the product of the tens by the square of the units, plus the cube of the units. This being the case, the cube of the tens...
Page 297 - CIRCLE is a plane figure bounded by a curved line, all the points of which are equally distant from a point within called the center; as the figure ADB E.