The Complete Arithmetic, Part 2
Ivison, Blakeman, Taylor & Company, 1874 - Arithmetic
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acre altitude amount angles annual annuity average balance bank base bill bought brokerage bushel called capital cause cent circle coins commission common compound contains cost cube cubic debt diameter difference discount divided dividend dollars draft effect equal equated exchange EXERCISES extremes face feet figure Find francs gain gallons given gold Hence inches Insurance interest invested length less loss marks mean measure miles months number of terms OPERATION paid payable payment percentage period person piece pound premium principal proceeds profit progression proportional ratio received remainder rods root Rule selling share side silver simple sold square square root surface TABLE third triangle units volume weight whole wide worth WRITTEN yard York
Page 91 - Thirty days after sight of this first of exchange (second and third of the same tenor and date unpaid...
Page 203 - A cylinder is conceived to be generated by the revolution of a rectangle about one of its sides as an axis.
Page 197 - A circle is a plane figure bounded by a curved line, called the circumference, every point of which is equally distant from a point within called the center.
Page 68 - Coupon. A certificate of interest due, printed at the bottom of transferable bonds, designed to be cut off and presented for payment when the interest is due. Credit Memorandum.
Page 135 - What is the weight of a block of granite 8 ft. long, 4 ft. wide, and 10 in. thick, if a similar block 10 ft. long, 5 ft. wide, and 16 in. thick, weigh 5200 pounds ? 12. If it cost $15 to carry 20 tons 1£ miles, what will it cost to carry 400 tons £ of a mile ? 13. If it take 13500 bricks to build a wall 200 ft. long, 20 ft. high, and 16 in. thick, each brick being 8 in. long, 4 in. wide, and 2 in. thick, how many bricks 10 in. long, 5 in. wide, 3£ in. thick, will be required to build a wall 600...
Page 93 - That the value of foreign coin as expressed in the money of account of the United States shall be that of the pure metal of such coin of standard value; and the values of the standard coins in circulation of the various nations of the world shall be estimated quarterly by the Director of the Mint and be proclaimed by the Secretary of the Treasury quarterly on the 1st day of January, April, July, and October in each year.
Page 124 - Four quantities are in proportion when the ratio of the first to the second is equal to the ratio of the third to the fourth.
Page 81 - Premiums may be paid annually for life, or in 5, 10, or more installments (called 5-payment, 10-payment policies, etc.), or the entire premium may be paid in one sum in advance. The premium is computed at a certain sum or rate per $1000 insured, the rate varying with the age of the insured at the time the policy is issued. A policy of endowment is not in all respects an insurance policy, but is rather a covenant to pay a stipulated sum at the end of a certain period to the person named if living....
Page 76 - A Stock Insurance Company is one in which the capital is owned by individuals called stockholders. They alone share the profits, and are liable for the losses.
Page 199 - Dioide the area by .7854 and extract the square root of the quotient; the result is the diameter.