## Everyday Arithmetic, Book 3Houghton Mifflin, 1920 - Arithmetic |

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acre altitude angle answers average balance forward Baldwin Locomotive base bill board feet bonds borrow bought building bushels buying called cent computing cubic decimal deposit discount dividends dollars dozen draft draw interest endowment policy equation expense express Find the amount Find the cost Find the difference Find the number Find the total floor fraction freight given Henry Bacon inches income increased indorsed investment John Wanamaker Jordan Marsh Liberty Bond loan Marshall Field measure miles mills month Multiply National Bank needed paid par value parallelogram payable pencil percentage Pierce-Arrow pound prism profit promissory note pupils purchase radius ratio receive rectangle rent retail savings bank selling semi-annually shares sold solve square SUBTRACTION sum of money trapezoid triangle United wholesale William Mulholland Write yard zoid

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Page 294 - Measures of Weight 10 milligrams (mg) =1 centigram eg 10 centigrams =1 decigram dg 10 decigrams =1 gram g 10 grams =1 dekagram Dg...

Page 291 - Time 60 seconds (sec.) = 1 minute (min.) 60 minutes = 1 hour (hr.) 24 hours = 1 day (da.) 7 days = 1 week (wk.) 365 days = 1 common year (yr.) 366 days = 1 leap year 12 months (mo.) = 1 year 10 years = 1 decade 10 decades or \ , , , „ , 1=1 century (cen. or U.) 100 years / J v ' Thirty days has September, April, June, and November; All the rest have thirty-one, Excepting February alone, To which we twenty-eight assign, Till leap year gives it twenty-nine.

Page 10 - L, fifty ; C, one hundred; D, five hundred; M, one thousand.

Page 214 - WEIGHT 10 milligrams (mg.) = 1 centigram (eg.) 10 centigrams = 1 decigram (dg.) 10 decigrams = 1 gram (g.) 10 grams = 1 dekagram (Dg.) 10 dekagrams = 1 hektogram (Hg.) 10 hektograms = 1 kilogram (Kg.) 10 kilograms = 1 myriagram (Mg.) 10 myriagrams = 1 quintal (Q...

Page 291 - LIQUID MEASURE 4 gills (gi.) = 1 pint (pt.) 2 pints = 1 quart (qt.) 4 quarts = 1 gallon (gal...

Page 290 - LENGTH 12 inches (in.) = 1 foot (ft.) 3 feet = 1 yard (yd.) 5| yards = 1 rod (rd.) 320 rods = 1 mile (mi.) 1 mile = 1,760 yd.

Page 291 - TIME. 60 seconds (sec.)= 1 minute (min.). 60 minutes = 1 hour (hr.). 24 hours = 1 day (da.). 7 days = 1 week (wk.). 365 days = 1 common year.

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 274 - The water from the irrigation ditches is turned on to the land only as needed and those using the water pay for the amount used. The quantity used is commonly measured by the "second-foot" and the "acre-foot." 2 A second-foot is one cubic foot of running water passing a given point in one second. An acre-foot is the volume of water required to cover one acre of land to the depth of one foot.

Page 205 - A pyramid (Fig. 54) is a solid whose base is a polygon and whose sides are triangles uniting at a common point, called the vertex.