## The Practical Arithmetic on the Inductive Plan: Including Oral and Written Exercises |

### What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

### Other editions - View all

### Common terms and phrases

acres amount annual apples average bank barrels base bought bushels called cash cents Change cloth commission common contained cost cube cubic decimal denominator diameter difference discount divided dividend division divisor dollars draft earn equal exchange expressed factors feet figures Find four fraction gain Give given gold Hence horses hundred hundredths inches insured interest invested length less loss measure merchant miles months Multiply obtained Page paid payable payment period person piece pounds premium prime principle PROCESS profit proportion purchased quotient ratio receive Reduce relation remainder rods root rule selling share shillings side similar sold solid square subtract surface TABLE tens third thousand units weeks weight wide worth write WRITTEN EXERCISES yards

### Popular passages

Page 168 - Square Measure 144 square inches (sq. in.) = 1 square foot (sq. ft.) 9 square feet = 1 square yard (sq. yd.) 30| square yards = 1 square rod (sq. rd.) 160 square rods = 1 acre (A.) 640 acres = 1 square mile (sq.

Page 175 - LIQUID MEASURE 4 gills (gi.) = 1 pint (pt.) 2 pints = 1 quart (qt...

Page 342 - 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 324 - ... subtract the product from the dividend, and to the remainder annex the next period for the next dividend.

Page 180 - 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 184 - ANGULAR MEASURE. 60 seconds (") = 1 minute ('). 60 minutes = 1 degree (°). 360 degrees = 1 circumference.

Page 181 - TABLE. 20 Grains (gr.} = 1 Scruple, . . sc., or 3. 3 Scruples = 1 Dram, . . dr., or 3 . 8 Drams = 1 Ounce, . . oz., or § . 12 Ounces = 1 Pound, . . Ib., or ft,.

Page 58 - The Dividend is the number to be divided. The Divisor is the number by which we divide.

Page 338 - To find the sum of an arithmetical series : Multiply half the sum of the extremes by the number of terms.

Page 97 - Multiplying or dividing both terms of a fraction by the same number does not change the value of the fraction.