## An Elementary and Practical Arithmetic |

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13 dollars 24 dollars 50 cents 9 dollars acres acres of land annexed barrels of flour bushels bushels of wheat containing cords of wood corn cost cube root cubic decimal figures decimal fraction denote divided dividend divisor dollar per yard dollars 184 dollars 64 cents dollars per acre equal example EXERCISES expressed Federal money Find the cube Find the Difference Find the Product Find the Quotient Find the square Find the sum Find the value gallons given number greatest common measure hundred weight hundredths improper fractions inches integer interest lars least common denominator least common multiple lowest terms merchant bought mixed number monomial months multiplicand multiplied oats paid polynomial pounds prefixed proportion purchased quantity ratio Reduce remainder Required the sum RULE sell square root subtract tenths thousandths tons units or whole vulgar fraction yards of cloth

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Page 5 - Los números cardinales 0: zero 1: one 2: two 3: three 4: four 5: five 6: six 7: seven 8: eight 9: nine 10: ten 11: eleven 12: twelve 13: thirteen 14: fourteen 15: fifteen 16: sixteen 17: seventeen 18: eighteen 19: nineteen 20: twenty...

Page 34 - To divide an integer by any power of 10, cut off as many figures from the right of the dividend as there are zeros at the right of the divisor.

Page 40 - Multiply the divisor by the quotient figure, and subtract the product from the figures of the dividend used, and to the remainder annex the next figure of the dividend. Find how many times the divisor is contained in the number thus formed; write the figure denoting it at the right hand of the former quotient figure.

Page 57 - Mnltiple of two or more numbers is the least number that can be divided by each of them without a remainder ; thus 30 is the least common multiple of 10 and 15.

Page 64 - An improper fraction is one whose numerator is equal to, or greater than its denominator ; as, $, -f . A mixed number is a whole number and a fraction expressed together; as, 4f, 25-ht.

Page 52 - ... until the quotient is a prime number. The several divisors and the last quotient will be the prime factors required.

Page 124 - TABLE. 16 drams, (drs.) make • 1 ounce, - marked - oz. 16 ounces ----- 1 pound, ----- Ib. 28 pounds ----- 1 quarter, ----- qr. 4 quarters ----- 1 hundred weight, - - cwt. 20 hundred weight - - 1 ton, ------ T.

Page 101 - TABLE. 10 mills (m.) make 1 cent, ct. 10 cents " 1 dime, d. 10 dimes " 1 dollar, $. 10 dollars " 1 eagle, E .. UNIT EQDIYAI/ENTS.

Page 128 - Thirty days hath September, April, June, and November : February has twenty-eight alone, And all the rest have thirty-one : But leap-year coming once in four, February then has one day more.

Page 128 - Measure. 60 seconds (sec.) 1 minute (min.) 60 minutes 1 hour (hr.) 24 hours 1 day (da.) 7 days 1 week (wk.) 365 days 1 common year (yr.) 366 days 1 leap year Years divisible by 4 and not by 100 are leap years.