## Arithmetic, Oral and Written, Practically Applied by Means of Suggestive Questions |

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Page 183 - The square of the hypothenuse is equal to the sum of the squares of the other two sides ; as, 5033 402+302.

Page 230 - LIQUID MEASURE 4 gills (gi.) = 1 pint (pt.) 2 pints = 1 quart (qt.) 4 quarts = 1 gallon (gal.) 31| gallons = 1 barrel (bbl...

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Page 110 - XXX, Thirty. XL, Forty. L, Fifty. LX, Sixty. LXX, Seventy. LXXX, Eighty. XC, Ninety. C, One hundred.

Page 255 - We have seen that multiplying by a whole number, is taking the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier.

Page 57 - The number to be divided is called the dividend. The number by which we divide is called the divisor.

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