Advanced Arithmetic

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C. Scribner's sons, 1911 - Arithmetic - 428 pages
 

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Page 100 - CUBIC MEASURE 1728 cubic inches (cu. in.) = 1 cubic foot (cu. ft.) 27 cubic feet = 1 cubic yard (cu. yd.) 128 cubic feet = 1 cord (cd...
Page 17 - The dividend is the number to be divided. The divisor is the number by which we divide.
Page 222 - 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 108 - Dry Measure 2 pints (pt.) =1 quart (qt.) 8 quarts = 1 peck (pk.) 4 pecks = 1 bushel (bu.) 2150.42 cu.
Page 74 - Multiply as in whole numbers, and point off in the product as many decimal places as there are in both factors.
Page 415 - 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 109 - WEIGHT 16 ounces (oz.) - 1 pound (Ib.). 100 pounds = 1 hundredweight (cwt.). 2000 pounds - 1 ton (T.). 2240 pounds = 1 long ton.
Page 95 - The altitude of a triangle is the perpendicular distance from the angle opposite the base to the base, or to the base extended.
Page 53 - Reduce the fractions to a common denominator and divide the numerator of the dividend by the numerator of the divisor.
Page 164 - Multiplying or dividing both terms of a fraction by the same number does not change the value of the fraction.

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