## New Elementary Arithmetic, Embracing Mental and Written Exercises for Beginners: Prepared to Accompany the Mathematical Series of Benjamin Greenleaf |

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9 units acres added barrels of flour begin with units bought bushels bushels of wheat called Cancellation cents a pound cipher column common denominator common fraction complete quotient contained cubic feet decimal point denoted dimes dividend divisor dollars Dry Measure eight equal Examples Explain the operation four fourths gallons given numbers halves horses hundred twenty-seven hundredths improper fraction inches integer leaves MENTAL EXERCISES meters million minuend mixed number months multiplicand Multiply number expressed oranges ounces paid pennyweights prime factors Proof quarts quotient Recite the Rule Recite the Table Reduce remainder REVIEW seven sheep Short Division six hundred sold SOLUTION square miles square rods subtract subtrahend tens tenths thirds thousandths tient tion tons of coal Troy Weight United States Money whole number worth write the numbers WRITTEN EXERCISES yards of cloth

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Page 139 - SQUARE MEASURE 144 square inches (sq. in.) = 1 square foot (sq. ft.) 9 square feet = 1 square yard (sq. yd.) 30j square yards = 1 square rod (sq.

Page 142 - LIQUID MEASURE 4 gills (gi.) = 1 pint (pt.) 2 pints = 1 quart (qt...

Page 143 - DRY MEASURE 2 pints (pt.) = 1 quart (qt.) 8 quarts =1 peck (pk.) 4 pecks = 1 bushel (bu...

Page 151 - To reduce dollars and cents to cents, or dollars, cents, and mills to mills, remove the dollar mark and decimal point.

Page 44 - Multiplication is the process of taking one number as many times as there are units in another number.

Page 138 - The area of a rectangle is equal to the product of the length by the breadth.

Page 70 - TABLE. 10 Mills (m.) = 1 Cent . . ct. 10 Cents = 1 Dime . . d. 10 Dimes = 1 Dollar . $. 10 Dollars = 1 Eagle . E.

Page 62 - 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 55 - DIVISION is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another.

Page 141 - A pile of wood 8 feet long, 4 feet wide, and 4 feet high, is a cord.