## An Arithmetic for Preparatory Schools, High Schools, and Academies |

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60 days acres altitude angle annuity arithmetical progression arithmetical series Avoirdupois barrel base bought bushel called carpet cents a pound cistern common difference common fraction compound interest compound number contains cube root cubic foot decimal point Divide dividend divisor draft equals EXAMPLES factors feet figure find the amount Find the cost Find the G.C.D. Find the number Find the sum Find the value Find the weight frustum gain gallon geometrical series greatest common divisor hence inches invested kilograms least common multiple length longitude lower denominations miles months Multiply number of days number of terms payable payment premium quotient rate per cent ratio Réaumur scale Reduce remainder selling sides Simplify sold specific gravity square root subtract sum of money thick triangle Troy Weight units whole number wide

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Page 79 - TIME 60 seconds (sec.) = 1 minute (min.) 60 minutes =1 hour (hr.) 24...

Page 78 - 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 315 - 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 76 - LIQUID MEASURE 4 gills (gi.) = 1 pint (pt.) 2 pints — 1 quart (qt...

Page 38 - An Improper Fraction is one whose numerator is equal to or greater than its denominator ; as, f , -J.

Page 75 - LENGTH 12 inches (in.) =1 foot (ft.) 3 feet = 1 yard (yd.) 5\ yards, or 16| feet = 1 rod (rd.) 320 rods, or 5280 feet = 1 mile (mi.) SQUARE MEASURE 144 square inches (sq.

Page 76 - Square Measure 144 square inches (sq. in.) = 1 square foot (sq. ft.) 9 square feet = 1 square yard (sq.

Page 312 - A pyramid (Fig. 54) is a solid whose base is a polygon and whose sides are triangles uniting at a common point, called the vertex.

Page 27 - A number is divisible by 9 if the sum of its digits is divisible by 9.

Page 116 - MEASURE. 10 millimeters (mm.) = 1 centimeter (cm.) 10 centimeters = 1 decimeter (dm.) 10 decimeters = 1 meter (m.) 10 meters = 1 dekameter (Dm.) 10 dekameters = 1 hektometer (Hm.) 10 Hektometers = 1 kilometer (Km.) 10 kilometers = 1 myriameter (Mm.) 1 meter = 39.37 inches.