# An Advanced Arithmetic: For High Schools, Normal Schools and Academies

Ginn & Company, 1898 - Arithmetic - 400 pages
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### Contents

 NOTATION AND NUMERATION 1 II 10 ADDITION AND SUBTRACTION 12 III 24 DIVISION 35 METRIC MEASURES 58 MEASURES AND MULTIPLES OF NUMBERS 94 COMMON FRACTIONS 109
 XVII 332 SERIES 334 COMMON LOGARITHMS 345 APPLICATIONS OF LOGARITHMS 359 MISCELLANEOUS PROBLEMS MULTIPLICATION 372 24 373 35 374 58 376

 COMPOUND QUANTITIES 147 PROBLEMS 179 METRIC AND COMMON SYSTEMS 210 RATIO AND PROPORTION 217 PERCENTAGE 237 INTEREST AND DISCOUNT 259 STOCKS AND BONDS EXCHANGE ACCOUNTS 288 POWERS AND ROOTS 306 XVI 317
 94 379 109 381 147 385 179 389 210 394 217 395 237 397 372 399 Copyright

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Page 158 - 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 314 - Multiply the complete divisor by the second figure of the root, subtract the product from the dividend, and to the remainder annex the next period for a new dividend.
Page 147 - LIQUID MEASURE 4 gills (gi.) = 1 pint (pt.) 2 pints — 1 quart (qt...
Page 297 - Thirty days after sight of this first of exchange (second and third of the same tenor and date unpaid...
Page 96 - A number is divisible by 3 if the sum of its digits is divisible by 3. 5. A number is divisible by 9 (32) if the sum of its digits is divisible by 9. 6. A number is divisible by 5 if its last digit is either 5 or 0.
Page 163 - Thirty days hath September, April, June, and November, All the rest have thirty-one Excepting February alone : Which hath but twenty-eight, in fine, Till leap year gives it twenty-nine.
Page 68 - A Circle is a plane figure bounded by a curved line, called the Circumference, all points of which are equally distant from a point within, called the Centre.
Page 219 - That is, in any proportion either extreme is equal to the product of the means divided by the other extreme ; and either mean is equal to the product of the extremes divided by the other mean.
Page 58 - The meter was intended to be one ten-millionth of the distance from the equator to the north pole, but more careful measurements show that this distance is 10,001,887 meters.
Page 398 - This loss or drop due to resistance is directly proportional to the length of the conductor, and inversely proportional to its area of cross-section.