# Complete Arithmetic: Theoretical and Practical

A.S. Barnes, 1877 - Arithmetic - 341 pages
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### Contents

 ADDITION 17 SUBTRACTION 28 DIVISION 36 Additional Definitions 44 Methods of indicating Division 50 Contractions in Division 58 FACTORING AND CANCELLING 65 29 109
 Principles 199 PROFIT AND LOSS 206 COMPOUND INTEREST 227 171 242 EQUATION OF PAYMENTS 248 RATIO 259 177 275 PROGRESSIONS 287

 Reduction of Common Fractions 115 Multiplication of Decimals 124 66 134 DEFINITIONS AND TABLES PAGE 141 METRIC SYSTEM 153 68 167 MULTIPLICATION OF COMPOUND 177 LONGITUDE AND TIME 188
 angles 295 Surface of a Sphere 301 STOCKS AND BONDS 311 134 317 United States Bonds 239 MISCELLANEOUS 328 137 337 159 344

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Page 151 - 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 148 - 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 145 - Time. 60 seconds (sec.) = 1 minute (min.) 60 minutes = 1 hour (hr.) 24...
Page 277 - The square of a number composed of tens and units is equal to the square of the tens, plus twice the product of the tens by the units, plus the square of the units.
Page 37 - Multiplication is the process of taking one number as many times as there are units in another.
Page 146 - Measure 12 inches (in.) = 1 foot (ft.) 3 feet = 1 yard (yd.) 5\$ yards or 16\$ feet = 1 rod (rd.) 320 rods or 5280 feet = 1 mile (mi.) Square Measure 144 square inches (sq.
Page 143 - TABLE. 4 farthings (far. or qr.) make 1 penny d. 12 pence " 1 shilling, s. 20 shillings " 1 pound or sovereign . . � or sov.
Page 126 - To multiply a decimal by 10, 100, 1000, &c., remove the decimal point as many places to the right as there are ciphers in the multiplier ; and if there be not places enough in the number, annex ciphers.
Page 130 - When a decimal number is to be divided by 10, 100, 1000, &c., remove the decimal point as many places to the left as there are ciphers in the divisor, and if there be not figures enough in the number, prefix ciphers.
Page 280 - Add to the trial divisor the figure last found, multiply this complete divisor by the figure of the root found, subtract the product from the dividend, and to the remainder annex the next period for the next dividend.