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12 cents 20 cents acres added agent amount apples barrel bill bought bushels called cents a pound cents a yard commission common denominator contained cost decimal denominator difference divided DIVISION dollars dollars a week dozen earned eggs equals equivalent examples EXERCISES expressed feet Find the interest fraction gain gallons gave George give given greater halves horse inches insured interest of $1 less loss lowest terms marbles MEASURE miles an hour mills minus months Multiply oranges paid pairs peaches pecks pencils piece pints places pounds principal quarts quotient receive Reduce remainder result rods sell sheep sold SOLUTION SOLUTION.-If spend spent square subtract sugar TABLE tenths third tons trees units week whole whole number worth yards yards cost yards of cloth

### Popular passages

Page 152 - TIME 60 seconds (sec.) = 1 minute (min.) 60 minutes = 1 hour (hr.) 24 hours = 1 day...

Page 152 - 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 150 - Cubic Measure 1728 cubic inches (cu. in.) =1 cubic foot (cu. ft.) 27 cubic feet = 1 cubic yard (cu. yd.) 128 cubic feet = 1 cord (cd...

Page 149 - 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 87 - To reduce a mixed number to an improper fraction, — RULE : Multiply the whole number by the denominator of the fraction, to the product add the numerator, and write the result over the denominator.

Page 150 - LIQUID MEASURE 4 gills (gi.) = 1 pint (pt.) 2 pints = 1 quart (qt...

Page 86 - Multiplying or dividing both terms of a fraction by the same number does not change the value of the fraction.

Page 45 - If 2 men start from the same place and travel in opposite directions, one at the rate of 4...

Page 138 - 6 27 685 The denominator to a decimal fraction, although not ex-f pressed, is always understood, and is 1 with as many ciphers annexed as there are places in the numerator.

Page 149 - Length 12 inches (in.) = 1 foot (ft.) 3 feet = 1 yard (yd.) 5| yards, or 16| feet = 1 rod (rd.) 320 rods, or 5280 feet = 1 mile (mi.) Square Measure 144 square inches (sq.