The Franklin Written Arithmetic: With Examples for Oral Practice
William Ware (Successors to Brewer and Tileston), 1881 - Arithmetic - 348 pages
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acres added allowed amount average balance bank barrels base bill bought bushels called cents Change common compound contain cost cube cubic decimal denominator difference discount Divide dividend divisible divisor dollars equal Explanation expressed factors feet feet long figures five foot four fraction gain gallons given gold height Hence hundred hundredths ILLUSTRATIVE EXAMPLE inches integer interest land length less loss means measure meters miles million mills minute months Multiply Name NOTE Oral Exercises paid payment person piece pounds prime principal proportion quotient received remainder rods root Rule sell share sides Slate sold square subtract surface tens tenths third thousand thousandths triangle units weighing whole wide worth write WRITTEN yards
Page 132 - Square Measure. 144 square inches 1 square foot, 9 square feet 1 square yard, 30J square yards 1 square rod, 40 square rods 1 rood, 4 roods 1 acre.
Page 76 - A number is divisible by 9 if the sum of its digits is divisible by 9.
Page 109 - Change the dividend and divisor to fractions having a common denominator, and then divide the numerator of the dividend by the numerator of the divisor. Or, Invert the expression of the divisor and proceed as in multiplication of fractions.
Page 211 - Find the amount of the principal to the time when the payment, or the sum of the payments, equals or exceeds the interest due.
Page 170 - Measures of Length. 10 millimeters (mm.) 1 centimeter (cm.) 10 centimeters 1 decimeter (dm.) 10 decimeters 1 meter (m.) 10 meters 1 dekameter (Dm.) 10 dekameters 1 hectometer (Hm.) 10 hectometers 1 kilometer (Km.) 10 kilometers 1 myriameter (Mm.) 1181.
Page 137 - 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 280 - A sphere is a solid bounded by a curved surface, every point of which is equally distant from a point within called the center.
Page 273 - To find the Area of a Triangle when the Three Sides are given. Rule. — From half the sum of the three sides subtract each side separately. Multiply the half sum and the three remainders together, and extract the square root of the product.
Page 176 - Measures of Weight 10 milligrams (mg) =1 centigram eg 10 centigrams =1 decigram dg 10 decigrams =1 gram g 10 grams =1 dekagram Dg 10 dekagrams =1 hektogram Hg 10 hektograms =1 kilogram Kg...
Page 175 - Capacity 10 milliliters (ml) =1 centiliter cl 10 centiliters =1 deciliter dl 10 deciliters =1 liter 1 10 liters =1 dekaliter Dl 10 dekaliters =1 hektoliter HI 10 hektoliters =1 kiloliter Kl NOTE — The liter is equal to the volume occupied by 1 cubic decimeter.