## Arithmetic for High Schools: Containing the Elementary and the Higher Principles and Applications of the Science |

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Account acres added allowing amount Annuity balance Bank barrels Bill bought bushels called cent cloth common Company compound interest containing cost cube cubic debt decimal denominator denote discount divided dividend divisor dollars equal equivalent EXAMPLE Exchange EXERCISES expressed factors farmer feet figures Find five formed four fourth fraction gain gallons given given number gives gold hand hundred inches Insurance integers January June land length less March mean measure merchant miles months multiplied Note obtained paid payment period permutations person piece polynomial pounds preceding present value present worth Principal probability profit Progression proportion purchased quantity quotient ratio received Reduce remainder respectively root RULE sell shillings side silver sold square subtracted Table taken taking tens third thousand units weight whole yards York

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Page 125 - DRY MEASURE 2 pints (pt.) = 1 quart (qt.) 8 quarts =1 peck (pk.) 4 pecks = 1 bushel (bu...

Page 125 - LIQUID MEASURE 4 gills (gi.) = 1 pint (pt.) 2 pints = 1 quart (qt.) 4 quarts = 1 gallon (gal.) 31| gallons = 1 barrel (bbl...

Page 127 - SQUARE MEASURE 144 square inches (sq. in.) = 1 square foot (sq. ft.) 9 square feet = 1 square yard (sq.

Page 129 - Time 60 seconds (sec.) = 1 minute (min.) 60 minutes = 1 hour (hr.) 24 hours = 1 day (da.) 7 days = 1 week (wk.) 365 days = 1 common year (yr.) 366 days = 1 leap year 12 months (mo.) = 1 year 10 years = 1 decade 10 decades or \ , , , „ , 1=1 century (cen. or U.) 100 years / J v ' Thirty days has September, April, June, and November...

Page 123 - Troy Weight. 24 grains (gr.) - 1 pennyweight (dwt.) 20 pennyweights — 1 ounce (oz.) 12 ounces — 1 pound (1b.).

Page 126 - MEASURE. 12 inches (in.) make 1 foot, ft. 3 feet "1 yard, yd. 5£ yards, or 16¿- feet, " 1 rod, rd. 40 rods " 1 furlong, fur. 8 furlongs, or 320 rods,

Page 130 - Scale: 4 farthings (far.) = 1 penny (d.); 12 pence = 1 shilling (s.) ; 20 shillings — 1 pound (£). 156.

Page 167 - Four quantities are in proportion when the ratio of the first to the second is equal to the ratio of the third to the fourth.

Page 5 - Los números cardinales 0: zero 1: one 2: two 3: three 4: four 5: five 6: six 7: seven 8: eight 9: nine 10: ten 11: eleven 12: twelve 13: thirteen 14: fourteen 15: fifteen 16: sixteen 17: seventeen 18: eighteen 19: nineteen 20: twenty...

Page 295 - Thirty days after sight of this first of exchange (second and third of the same tenor and date unpaid) pay...