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

### Contents

 PART 1 Cash Accounts 16 Ratio 24 Factors 32 Review 38 Review 63 Linear Measure 85 Angles 91
 Cubic or Volume Measure 207 PART III 281 Review of Fractions 288 Review of Decimals 297 Farm Problems 305 Troy Weight 315 A Dairy Problem 326 Commercial or Trade Discount 331

 Drawing to Scale 100 Wood Measure 106 Liquid Measure 110 Difference in Time between Dates 129 Miscellaneous Problems 135 PART II 141 United States Money 153 Factors Divisors Multiples 159 Review 175 Fractions and Decimals 186 A Poultry House and Yards 193 The Jefferson School Garden 200
 Taxes 339 Baseball Problems 347 Interest 354 Bank Discount 363 Dictation Exercises 372 Bonds 383 Ratio 391 Square Root 397 Review of Mensuration 406 Miscellaneous Written Problems 412 Reference Tables of Measures 421

### Popular passages

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.