# Analysis of Written Arithmetic, Bk. 1: An Elementary Manual

Scribner, 1862 - Arithmetic - 344 pages
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### Contents

 Definitions 9 SECTION IV 63 SECTION V 94 SECTION VI 121 Mental Exercises in Short Division 150 UNITED STATES MONEY 167 Reduction of United States Money 170 188 Bills of Parcels 198
 WEIGHTS Troy Weight 214 Apothecaries Weight 225 Gunters Chain 239 Surveyors Square Measure 249 MEASURES OF CAPACITYWine Measure 262 Circular Motion 268 Subtraction of Compound Numbers 277 Division of Compound Numbers 285

 English Money 204

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Page 117 - The dividend is the number to be divided. The divisor is the number by which we divide.
Page 222 - Weight is used by apothecaries and physicians in compounding dry medicines. TABLE. 20 Grains (gr.} = 1 Scruple, . . sc., or 3. 3 Scruples = 1 Dram, . . dr., or 3 . 8 Drams = 1 Ounce, . . oz., or § . 12 Ounces = 1 Pound, . . Ib., or ft,.
Page 146 - NOTES. 1. If any remainder be equal to, or greater than the divisor, the quotient figure is too small, and must be increased. 2. If...
Page 255 - LIQUID MEASURE 4 gills (gi.) =1 pint (pt.) 2 pints = 1 quart (qt.) 4 quarts = 1 gallon (gal.) 31^ gallons = 1 barrel (bbl.) 2 barrels = 1 hogshead (hhd...
Page 86 - ... for other expenses, how much will he have left at the end of the year ? Ans. 10 dollars.
Page 146 - Find, how many times the divisor is contained in the fewest left hand figures of the dividend that will contain it, and place the quotient at the right of the dividend.
Page 250 - TABLE. 1 728 cubic inches (cu. in.) make 1 cubic foot, marked cu. ft. 27 cubic feet " 1 cubic yard,
Page 270 - RULE. I. Write the numbers so that those of the same unit value will stand in the same column. II. Beginning at the right hand, add each denomination as in simple numbers, carrying to each succeeding denomination one for as many units as it takes of the denomination added, to make one of the next higher denomination.
Page 210 - Weight is used in weighing gold, silver, jewels, liquors, &c., and is generally adopted in philosophical experiments. 24 grains (gr.) make 1 pennyweight, marked pwt. 20 pennyweights " 1 ounce " oz. 12 ounces " 1 pound,
Page 120 - If there is a remainder after dividing the last figure of the dividend, it...