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First Lessons in Arithmetic, Oral and Written; Illustrated for Primary Schools
James Bates Thomson
No preview available - 2013
12 cents 12 less 9 less acres added answers apiece apples balls barrels Beginning blocks bought boys bushels called cents chestnuts contained Copy and recite cost Count difference dimes divide dividend Division divisor dollars earned eight equal farmer feet fifth figures five flour following tables forty four fourth gallons gave give half hand horses hour hundred largest number leaves less less 6 leaves less 9 LESSON marks miles millions month multiplicand multiply Name nine number expressed ORAL EXERCISES oranges ounces paid peaches pear pecks picked picture pints pounds pupils quarts read the following receive recite the following remainder result rods sell seven side slate sold standing subtract tens thing third thirty thousand tons tree twenty units weeks Write Write in figures WRITTEN EXERCISES yards
Page 121 - TROY WEIGHT. 24 grains (gr.) = 1 pennyweight (pwt.). 20 pennyweights = 1 ounce (oz.). 12 ounces = 1 pound (lb.). 351. Apothecaries' weight is used in mixing medicines and in selling them at retail. APOTHECARIES
Page 114 - If the product of the divisor multiplied by the quotient figure is greater than the partial dividend, the quotient figure is too large, and must be diminished.
Page 98 - TABLE. 10 mills (m) . . =1 cent . ct. 10 cents . . =1 dime . d. 10 dimes . . =1 dollar . $. 10 dollars . . =1 eagle . E. I.
Page 116 - Ounces make 1 Pound Ib. 100 Pounds " 1 Hundred- weight cwt. 20 Cwt., or 2000 Ibs.,
Page 85 - There are 7 days in 1 week ; How many days are there in 2 weeks ? In 3 ? In 4 ? In 5 ? 6 ? 7 ? 8 ? 9 ? 47.
Page 106 - Spring — March. April, and May; summer — June, July, and August : autumn — September, October, and November; and winter — December, January, and February.
Page 109 - The operation of division is also indicated by writing the divisor under the dividend with a line between them ; thus 14 by 2 is also frequently denoted thus y.