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 PART ISECTION 1 Odd and Even 7 More and Less 13 and by 2 19 20 21 One Half 27 27 Notation to 1000 41 Division of Hundreds 62 and by 3 73
 Proving in Multiplication 139 Fifteen and Combinations Ending in 5 150 Uneven Division by 4 154 and by 6 158 160 SECTION 166 Dividing by 10s 173 173 Avoirdupois Weight 180 and by 7 182 185 186

 Twelve and Combinations Ending in 2 82 Thirteen and Combinations Ending in 3 91 and by 4 102 PART II 111 Fourteen and Combinations Ending in 4 123 Notation to 1000000 133
 Dividing by 7 192 and by 8 200 200 The Decimal Point 210 Ninths 216 Tables 223 223 Copyright

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Page 224 - Weight. 349. The standard unit of weight in common use is a pound Avoirdupois. AVOIRDUPOIS WEIGHT. 16 ounces (oz.) =' 1 pound (lb.). 2000 pounds = 1 ton (T.). The abbreviation for 1 hundredweight (100 lb ) is cwt, MISCELLANEOUS WEIGHTS. 1 gallon of water = about 8J lb. 1 gallon of milk = about 8 6 lb.
Page 224 - TIME 60 seconds (sec.) = 1 minute (min.) 60 minutes =1 hour (hr.) 24...
Page 182 - 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 224 - Square Measure 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 11 - ... one ten, two tens, three tens, four tens, five tens, six tens, seven tens, eight tens, nine tens.
Page 224 - Liquid Measure 4 gills (gi.) = 1 pint (pt.) 2 pints = 1 quart (qt.) 4 quarts = 1 gallon (gal.) Dry Measure 2 pints (pt.) =1 quart (qt.) 8 quarts = 1 peck (pk.) 4 pecks = 1 bushel (bu.) 2150.42 cu.
Page 160 - Washington died in 1799, at the age of 67. In what year was he born ? 16.
Page 118 - Given distance and rate to find how long. At 25 miles an hour, how long will it take an automobile to go 160 miles? 9. Given distance and number of units of time to find rate. In 3.2 hours a man walks 12.32 mi. How far does he walk in one hour? Find the rate of speed per hour made by an airship traveling 218.05 miles in 3.5 hour. 10. A fractional part of a whole is given to find the whole. If, when 18...
Page 186 - J50 60 70 80 37 49 54 124 272 234 563 200 300 400 500 600 700 800 8. What will 40 tons of hay cost at \$18 a ton? 9. A bushel of wheat weighs 60 pounds. What is the weight of 231 bushels? 10. If a train goes at the rate of 40 miles an hour, how far will it go in 24 hours? 11. How many times will a clock strike in 30 days, if it strikes 156 times each day?