# Second Lessons in Arithmetic: An Intellectual Written Arithmetic Upon the Inductive Method of Instruction as Illustrated in Warren Colburn's First Lessons

Houghton, Mifflin, 1888 - Arithmetic - 282 pages

### Contents

 Notation Addition and Subtraction 2 SECTION II 31 Fractions 65 SECTION IV 100 Multiplication of Decimals 117 SECTION VI 129 SECTION VII 148
 SECTION VIII 206 SECTION IX 226 Cancellation and Analysis 243 APPENDIX 259 CHAPTER III 275 The Metric System Linear Measure 280 Copyright

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Page 280 - 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.
Page 277 - CUBIC MEASURE 1728 cubic inches (cu. in.) = 1 cubic foot (cu. ft.) 27 cubic feet = 1 cubic yard (cu.
Page 281 - Measures of Weight 10 milligrams (mg) =1 centigram eg 10 centigrams =1 decigram dg 10 decigrams =1 gram g 10 grams =1 dekagram Dg...
Page 90 - If 7 men can do a piece of work in 4| days, how long will it take 1 man to do it ? How long will it take 3 men to do it ? 4.
Page 277 - DRY MEASURE 2 pints (pt.) = 1 quart (qt.) 8 quarts =1 peck (pk.) 4 pecks = 1 bushel (bu...
Page 84 - What is £ of £ ? 16. A man owning £ of a ship, sold ^ of his share ; what part of the ship did he sell, and what part did he then own ? 17.
Page 276 - SQUARE MEASURE 144 square inches (sq. in.) = 1 square foot (sq. ft.) 9 square feet = 1 square yard (sq. yd.) 30| square yards = 1 square rod (sq. rd.) 160 square rods = 1 acre (A.) 640 acres = 1 square mile (sq.
Page 280 - VOLUME 1000 cubic millimeters (mm.) = 1 cubic centimeter (cu. cm.) 1000 cubic centimeters = 1 cubic decimeter (cu. dm.) 1000 cubic decimeters = 1 cubic meter (cu. m...
Page 280 - Surface 100 square millimeters (sq. mm.) = 1 square centimeter (sq. cm.) 100 square centimeters = 1 square decimeter (sq. dm.) 100 square decimeters = 1 square meter (sq. m.) 100 square meters = 1 square dekameter (sq. Dm.) 100 square dekameters = 1 square hektometer (sq. Hm.) 100 square hektometers = 1 square kilometer (sq.