## Standard Arithmetic: Embracing a Complete Course for Schools and Academies |

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acres acres of land altitude amount annuity arithmetical series average bank barrels of flour bill bought bushels bushels of wheat called cents a pound ciphers common fraction compound interest contained convex surface cost cows cube root cubic diameter discount divided dividend division dollars draft earn equal exact divisor EXPLANATION expressed farm farmer feet long figure frustum gain gallons greatest common divisor Hence horse improper fractions inches insured integers invested least common least common multiple longitude merchant miles million minuend mixed numbers months multiplied paid payable payment piece premium prime factors purchased quarts quotient ratio receive remainder rods sell share sheep slant height sold square square miles subtracted subtrahend tens term thousand tons week weighs wide worth write WRITTEN EXERCISES yards

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Page 419 - LIQUID MEASURE 4 gills (gi.) = 1 pint (pt.) 2 pints — 1 quart (qt...

Page 417 - Square Measure 144 square inches (sq. in.) = 1 square foot (sq. ft.) 9 square feet = 1 square yard (sq.

Page 369 - Multiply each payment by its term of credit, and divide the sum of the products by the sum of the payments ; the quotient will be the average term of credit.

Page 370 - Weighted average is used in this report to indicate discharge-weighted average. It is computed by multiplying the discharge for a sampling period by the concentrations of individual constituents for the corresponding period and dividing the sum of the products by the sum of the discharges.

Page 421 - TABLE. 24 grains (gr.) = 1 pennyweight, (pwt.) 20 pennyweights = 1 ounce, (oz.) 12 ounces =1 pound. (Ib.) Apothecaries' Weight is used in compounding medicines.

Page 212 - 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 331 - ... subtract the product from the dividend, and to the remainder annex the next period for the next dividend.

Page 105 - Multiplying or dividing both terms of a fraction by the same number does not change the value of the fraction.

Page 417 - CUBIC MEASURE. 1728 cubic inches (cu. in. ) = 1 cubic foot (cu. ft.).

Page 98 - Cancel the common factors from both the dividend and divisor. II. Then divide the product of the remaining factors of the dividend by the product of the remaining factors of the divisor, and the result will be the quotient.