# Complete Arithmetic

D. C. Heath, 1911 - Arithmetic - 404 pages

### Contents

 BONDS 58 REVIEW AND PRACTICE 69 DENOMINATE NUMBERS 79 Counting 93 Troy Weight 99 ADDITION AND SUBTRACTION OF COMPOUND NUMBERS 108 ARTICLES SOLD BY THE THOUSAND Hundred or HundreDWEIGHT 119 For Short Periods 132 PROPORTION 134 TESTS OF DIVISIBILITY 144 REVIEW AND PRACTICE 150 REVIEW AND PRACTICE 183 INVOLUTION 185
 PROTESTING NOTES CHECKS AND DRAFTS 257 EXCHANGE 264 THE METRIC SYSTEM 270 Land Measure 278 DUTIES 284 FINDING THE SQUARE OF A NUMBER EXPRESSED BY TWO FIGURES 338 Square Root of a Common Fraction 349 MENSURATION 356 SOLIDS 363 LONGITUDE AND TIME 371 STANDARD TIME 377 APPENDIX 398 Copyright

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Page 322 - In any proportion, the product of the means is equal to the product of the extremes.
Page 148 - When a decimal number is to be divided by 10, 100, 1000, &c., remove the decimal point as many places to the left as there are ciphers in the divisor, and if there be not figures enough in the number, prefix ciphers.
Page 147 - 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 98 - 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 91 - A pile of wood 8 ft. long, 4 ft. wide, and 4 ft. high is called a cord of wood.
Page 27 - We have seen in the preceding exercise that we may divide both the numerator and the denominator of a fraction by the same number without changing the value of the fraction.
Page 282 - 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 hectogram (Hg.) 10 hectograms = 1 kilogram...
Page 160 - The pile of wood in the center of this picture is 8 ft. long, 4 ft. wide, and 4 ft. high. How many cubic feet does it contain?
Page 401 - From thex above examples is derived the following general rule, to find the greatest common divisor of two numbers : Divide the greater by the less, and...