## The Williams & Rogers Mental Arithmetic ...Williams & Rogers, 1897 |

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12 cents 20 cents 60 days acres agent receives apples barrels of flour baskets bicycle bought bushels cents a pound cents a yard ciphers cloth cost common denominator contained cost $3 cubic Decimal Fractions difference dimes Divide the number dividend divisor dollars a week dozen eggs DRY MEASURE earned equals equivalent fractions feet Find the interest gallons gave George Give the quotient halves horse hundredths improper fraction inches insured integer interest of $1 less lowest terms marbles marked price miles an hour mills minuend minus mixed numbers months Multiply ounces paid peaches pecks pencils piece pints pound cost pounds of sugar PRACTICE EXERCISES pupils quarts quires Reduce remainder rods sell sheep SOLUTION SOLUTION.-If spend spent spools square subtract subtrahend tenths trees TROY WEIGHT turkeys units whole number worth yards cost yards of cloth yards of ribbon yards will cost

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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.