# Standard Elementary Arithmetic: Combining Oral and Written Exercises

Standard School Book Company, 1886 - Arithmetic - 192 pages

### Contents

 PART 7 NOTATION AND NUMERATION 13 SUBTRACTION 39 MULTIPLICATION 53 DIVISION 73 PROPERTIES OF NUMBERS 89 SHORT METHODS 95 Addition of Fractions 111
 DECIMALS 135 UNITED STATES MONEY 145 PART IV 151 PART V 173 INTEREST 181 ANSWERS 189 888 191

### Popular passages

Page 124 - Multiply the numerators together for a new numerator, and the denominators together for a new denominator.
Page 142 - Multiply as in whole numbers, and point off as many decimal places in the product as there are in both multiplicand and multiplier. DIVISION. Divide as in whole numbers, and point off...
Page 165 - CIRCULAR MEASURE 60 seconds =1 minute 60 minutes =1 degree 90 degrees =1 quadrant 4 quadrants = 1 circle...
Page 164 - A circle is a plane figure bounded by a curved line, every point of which is equally distant from a point within called the center.
Page 161 - CUBIC MEASURE 1728 cubic inches (cu. in.) = 1 cubic foot (cu. ft.) 27 cubic feet = 1 cubic yard (cu. yd.) 128 cubic feet = 1 cord (cd...
Page 104 - Dividing both numerator and denominator of a fraction by the same number does not change its value.
Page 145 - TABLE. 10 Mills (m.) = 1 Cent . . ct. 10 Cents = 1 Dime . . d. 10 Dimes = 1 Dollar . \$. 10 Dollars = 1 Eagle . E.
Page 73 - The dividend is the number to be divided. The divisor is the number by which we divide.
Page 154 - 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 166 - Number. 12 units — 1 dozen (doz.). 12 dozen = 1 gross (gro.). 12 gross =• 1 great gross. 20 units — 1 score.