## Book two (1917)Rand McNally, 1917 - Arithmetic |

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Page 24 - V or 3," etc. 3. Count by fs to 84, saying, "2 X f = •¥• or 1f, 3 X f = ¥ or 24, 4 X t = V or 34," etc. 50. 1- Multiply f by 2. By 3. By 4. By 5. By 6. By 7. By 8. By 9. By 10.

Page 105 - One cubic foot of water weighs 62.5 Ib. What is the weight of the water in a tank containing 23.5 cu.

Page 74 - Multiply as in the multiplication of integers, and point off" as many decimal places in the product as there are decimal places in both multiplicand and multiplier.

Page 96 - Make a mark in the dividend as many places to the right of the decimal point as there are decimal places in the divisor. Place the decimal point in the quotient directly above this mark.

Page 15 - If the numerator and denominator of a fraction are multiplied by the same number, the amount or value of the fraction is the same as before.

Page 21 - A brick is 8 in. long, 4 in. wide, and 2 in. thick. Find its volume in cubic inches.

Page 91 - ... as many decimal places in the quotient as there are units in the remainder thus found.

Page 72 - How much coffee? 12. How much salt? 13. How much sugar? To multiply a decimal number by 10, move the decimal point one place to the right. Annex 0 if necessary. 14. How much flour would be needed for a 100-day trip? 16. How 'much bacon would be needed for a 100-day trip? 16. How much coffee? 17. How much salt? 18. Make a rule for multiplying a decimal by 100. 1. If 3.2 Ib. flour is needed per day for 2 men, how much flour is needed per day for 1 man? For 10 men? For 100 men? For 20 men? 2. Sugar...