# The Anderson Arithmetic, Book 3

Silver, Burdett, 1921 - Arithmetic

### Contents

 FUNDAMENTAL OPERATIONS FRACTIONS DECIMALS 1 Multiplication 8 Fractions 17 CHAPTER II 53 EquivalentsFractional Deci 65 Finding a Number When a 71 PERCENTAGE 77 56 102
 Savings Bank Accounts 172 Postal Savings System 178 INVESTMENTS 193 MEASURES 224 Squares and Square Root 241 Cubes and Cube Root 248 PAGE 263 Accounts 315

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Page 308 - LIQUID MEASURE 4 gills (gi.) = 1 pint (pt.) 2 pints = 1 quart (qt.) 4 quarts = 1 gallon (gal.) 31| gallons = 1 barrel (bbl.) 2...
Page 308 - 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...
Page 309 - Square Measure 144 square inches (sq. in.) = 1 square foot (sq. ft.) 9 square feet = 1 square yard (sq.
Page 209 - ... for each person (other than husband or wife) dependent upon and receiving his chief support from the taxpayer if such dependent person is under eighteen years of age or is incapable of self-support because mentally or physically defective.
Page 225 - The area of a triangle is equal to one half 'the product of its base and altitude.
Page 309 - TROY WEIGHT. 24 grains (gr.) 1 pennyweight (pwt.) 20 pennyweights, 1 ounce (oz.) 12 ounces ... 1 pound (Ib.) Troy weight is used in weighing gold, silver, precious stones, etc. APOTHECARIES
Page 19 - Multiplying or dividing both terms of a fraction by the same number does not change its value.
Page 188 - Payments," which has been made the legal rule by a decision of the Supreme Court of the United States: RULE. — Find the amount of the principal to the time when the payment or the sum of the payments equals or exceeds the interest due; subtract from this amount the payment or the sum of the payments. Treat the remainder as a new principal and proceed as before.
Page 309 - 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 227 - Two triangles are congruent if two angles and the included side of one are equal respectively to two angles and the included side of the other.