# The Complete Arithmetic: Combining Oral and Written Exercises in a Natural and Logical System of Instruction

Porter & Coates, 1877 - Arithmetic - 342 pages
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### Contents

 SUGGESTIONS TO TEACHERS 13 Subtraction 25 Multiplication 31 Division 38 CHAPTER II 48 Bills and Accounts 57 Greatest Common Divisor 65 Relation of Numbers 99
 Insurance 207 Capital and Stock 214 Interest 221 General Problems 227 Compound Interest 233 Partial Payments 239 Banking and Bank 245 Equation of Accounts 260

 Review 107 DECIMAL FRACTIONS 116 Multiplication of Deci 123 Capacity 129 Compound Numbers 153 Longitude and Time 161 Proportion 171 centage 187 Applications of Per 195
 Compound Partnership 266 POWERS AND ROOTS 273 Similar Surfaces and Vol 281 ANNUITIES 292 Division of Duodecimals 299 Measurement of Stone 312 Cubic Measure 317 GENERAL REVIEW 324 Copyright

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Page 146 - 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 142 - LIQUID MEASURE 4 gills (gi.) = 1 pint (pt.) 2 pints — 1 quart (qt...
Page 130 - TABLE. 4 farthings (far.) = 1 penny, d. 12 pence = 1 shilling, s. 20 shillings = 1 pound, or sovereign, £. 21 shillings = 1 guinea, G.
Page 302 - The square described on the hypothenuse of a rightangled triangle is equal to the sum of the squares described on the other two sides.
Page 144 - Time. 60 seconds (sec.) = 1 minute (min.) 60 minutes = 1 hour (hr.) 24...
Page 135 - MEASURE 12 inches (in.), .... =1 foot (ft.) 3 feet, ........ =1 yard (yd.) 5 . 5 yards, ....... =1 rod (rd.) 40 rods, ....... =1 furlong (fur.) 8 furlongs, ...... =1 mile (mi.) 1 mi.
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Page 171 - In any proportion, the product of the means equals the product of the extremes.
Page 235 - ... 3 per cent. ? 4£ per cent. ? 5 per cent. ? 6 per cent. ? 7 per cent. ? 7£ per cent. ? 8 per cent.? 9 per cent. ? 10 per cent.
Page 81 - The least common denominator of two or more fractions is the least common multiple of their denominators.