# Robinson's Progressive Intellectual Arithmetic, on the Inductive Plan: Being a Sequel to the Progressive Primary Arithmetic ...

Ivison, Blakeman and Company, 1858 - Arithmetic - 176 pages

### Contents

 Section 1 1 Section 2 2 Section 3 3 Section 4 4 Section 5 24 Section 6 25 Section 7 33 Section 8 36
 Section 11 81 Section 12 82 Section 13 108 Section 14 113 Section 15 118 Section 16 119 Section 17 145 Section 18 151

 Section 9 48 Section 10 57
 Section 19 153 Section 20 175

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Page 43 - 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 62 - An improper fraction is one whose numerator is equal to, or greater than its denominator ; as, \$, -f . A mixed number is a whole number and a fraction expressed together; as, 4f, 25-ht.
Page 49 - Thirty days hath September, April, June, and November ; All the rest have thirty-one, Except the second month alone, Which has but twenty-eight, in fine, Till leap year gives it twenty-nine.
Page 43 - TABLE OF ENGLISH MONEY. 4 farthings (far.) make 1 penny, d. 12 pence " 1 shilling, s. 20 shillings
Page 47 - LIQUID MEASURE 4 gills (gi.) = 1 pint (pt.) 2 pints = 1 quart (qt.) 4 quarts = 1 gallon (gal.) 31| gallons = 1 barrel (bbl...
Page 50 - NUMBERS. 12 units = 1 dozen. 12 dozen — 1 gross. 12 gross = 1 great gross. 20 units = 1 score.
Page 48 - DRY MEASURE 2 pints (pt.) = 1 quart (qt.) 8 quarts =1 peck (pk.) 4 pecks = 1 bushel (bu...
Page 69 - If it take 4J- yards of cloth for a coat, 2-J- yards for a pair of pantaloons, and ^ of a yard for a vest, how many yards of cloth will it take for the whole ? 14. If a man walk 12-| miles in the forenoon and 10| miles in the afternoon, how many miles does he walk during the day ? 15.
Page 42 - TABLE. 10 Mills (m.) = 1 Cent . . ct. 10 Cents = 1 Dime . . d. 10 Dimes = 1 Dollar . \$. 10 Dollars = 1 Eagle . E.
Page 37 - If 3 men can do a piece of work in 12 days, how many days will it take 9 men to do the same ? ANALYSIS.