# Essentials of Arithmetic

Silver, Burdett, 1902 - Arithmetic - 353 pages
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### Contents

 Arabic Notation 1 Roman System of Notation 9 Addition 13 Subtraction 20 Multiplication 28 FRACTIONS 60 Cancellation 68 CHAPTER II 76
 Commercial Discount 209 Commission 216 Stocks and Bonds 228 115132 245 CHAPTER V 254 CHAPTER VI 261 POWERS ROOts and MensURATION 278 SUPPLEMENT 289

 DECIMALS 101 General Definitions 115 Multiplication of Decimals 122 Mensuration of Decimals 128 DENOMINATE AMOUNTS continued 133 76114 134 PERCENTAGE 185 66 199
 Trapezoid 295 Mensuration of Solids 301 Frustums 309 Timber Measure 320 PAGE 198235 133197 Copyright

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Page 307 - A sphere is a solid bounded by a curved surface, every point of which is equally distant from a point within called the center.
Page 140 - Square Measure 144 square inches (sq. in.) = 1 square foot (sq. ft.) 9 square feet = 1 square yard (sq.
Page 150 - 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 145 - 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 143 - 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 131 - Numbers. 12 units = 1 dozen. 12 dozen = 1 gross. 12 gross = 1 great gross. 20 units = 1 score. Paper. 24 sheets = 1 quire. 20 quires = 1 ream. 2 reams = 1 bundle. 5 bundles = 1 bale.
Page 75 - Multiplying or dividing both terms of a fraction by the same number does not alter the value of the fraction.
Page 277 - Point off the number into periods of two figures each, beginning at units' place (at the decimal point). 2. By inspection find the largest integer whose square is not greater than the left period. (In Example A it is 9.) 3. Use this integer as the first digit of the ^A\ 9 root.
Page 152 - Scale: 4 farthings (far.) = 1 penny (d.); 12 pence = 1 shilling (s.) ; 20 shillings — 1 pound (�). 156.
Page 129 - TABLE. 10 mills (m.) = 1 cent (ct.). 10 cents = 1 dime (d.). 10 dimes = 1 dollar (\$). 10 dollars = 1 eagle (E.).