# The Complete Arithmetic

H.I. Gourley, Agt., 1876 - Arithmetic - 452 pages

### Contents

 OUTLINE of Arithmetic 11 Roman Numeration and Notation 21 OUTLINE of Subtraction 37 Subtraction 45 Multiplication 79 Review Problems 108 OUTLINE of Division 116 Reductions 162
 Time 262 Numeration and Notation 267 ProportionSimple 274 Distributive 284 289 291 Profit and Loss 305 Subtraction 309 Commission 318

 Problems Under the Four Rules 73 164 202 171 CHAPTER II 173 APPLICATIONS OF MEAS 177 OUTLINE 244 Cubic Measure 254
 Partial Payments 339 Multiplication 370 180 395 Compound Interest 407 Copyright

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Page 200 - TIME 60 seconds (sec.) = 1 minute (min.) 60 minutes =1 hour (hr.) 24...
Page 197 - 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 121 - The Least Common Multiple of two or more numbers is the least number that...
Page 420 - 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 398 - Multiply the divisor, thus increased, by the last figure of the root; subtract the product from the dividend, and to the remainder bring down the next period for a new dividend. 5. Double the whole root already found for a new divisor, and continue the operation as before, until all the periods are brought down. NOTE.
Page 195 - Dry Measure 2 pints (pt.) =1 quart (qt.) 8 quarts = 1 peck (pk.) 4 pecks = 1 bushel (bu.) 2150.42 cu.
Page 389 - ... by the last figure of the root, and subtract the product from the dividend ; to the remainder bring down the next period for a new dividend.
Page 426 - WEIGHTS. 10 milligrammes = 1 centigramme. 10 centigrammes = 1 decigramme. 10 decigrammes = 1 gramme. 10 grammes = 1 decagramme. 10 decagrammes = 1 hectogramme. 10 hectogrammes = 1 kilogramme. 10 kilogrammes = 1 myriagramme.
Page 197 - An ACUTE ANGLE is one which is less than a right angle ; as the angle DEF.
Page 72 - Place the sum down as in the last example, then mark off from the right of the dividend as many figures as there are ciphers in the divisor...