## Durell's Arithmetic, Book 2 |

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Page 200 - Thirty days hath September, April. June, and November; All the rest have thirty.one, Save February, which alone Hath twenty.eight; and one day more We add to it one year in four.

Page 200 - TIME 60 seconds (sec.) = 1 minute (min.) 60 minutes = 1 hour (hr.) 24 hours = 1 day (da.) 7 days = 1 week (wk.) 365 days = 1 common year (yr.) 366 days . = 1 leap year (1.

Page 300 - Scale: 4 farthings (far.) = 1 penny (d.); 12 pence = 1 shilling (s.) ; 20 shillings — 1 pound (£). 156.

Page 197 - LIQUID MEASURE 4 gills (gi.) = 1 pint (pt.) 2 pints — 1 quart (qt...

Page 183 - TABLE. 144 square inches (sq. in.) . . . = 1 square foot . . . . sq. ft. 9 square feet =1 square yard . . . . sq. yd. 30J square yards = 1 square rod sq.

Page 95 - If the numerator and denominator of each fraction is multiplied (or divided) by the same number, the value of the fraction will not change.

Page 301 - A CIRCLE is a plane figure, bounded by a curved, line, every point of which is equally distant from a point within, called the centre.

Page 77 - 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 91 - Rule. — Multiply the whole number by the denominator of the fraction, add the numerator to the product and place the denominator under the result.

Page 194 - Dry Measure 2 pints (pt.) =1 quart (qt.) 8 quarts = 1 peck (pk.) 4 pecks = 1 bushel (bu.) 2150.42 cu.