The Complete Arithmetic, Oral and Written: Second Part

Ivison, Blakeman, Taylor & Company, 1874 - Arithmetic - 272 pages

Contents

 PERCENTAGE 1 Profit and Loss 12 Commission 20 Synopsis 28 Problems in Interest 40 Compound Interest 46 Discount 54
 Savings Bank Accounts 62 Life Insurance 80 Synopsis 88 Arbitration of Exchange 98 Equation of Payments 105 209 267 Copyright

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Page 91 - That the value of foreign coin as expressed in the money of account of the United States shall be that of the pure metal of such coin of standard value...
Page 105 - Multiply each payment by its term of credit, and divide the sum of the products by the sum of the payments ; the quotient will be the average term of credit.
Page 89 - Thirty days after sight of this first of exchange (second and third of the same tenor and date unpaid...
Page 195 - A circle is a plane figure bounded by a curved line, called the circumference, every point of which is equally distant from a point within called the center.
Page 167 - Whence it follows, that the cube of a number composed of tens and units, is equal to the cube of the tens, plus three times the product of the square of the tens by the units, plus three times the product of the tens by the square of the units, plus the cube of the units. This being the case, the cube of the tens...
Page 192 - The square of the hypothenuse of a right-angled triangk is equal to the sum of the squares of the other two sides.
Page 66 - Coupon. A certificate of interest due, printed at the bottom of transferable bonds, designed to be cut off and presented for payment when the interest is due. Credit Memorandum.
Page 122 - Four quantities are in proportion when the ratio of the first to the second is equal to the ratio of the third to the fourth.
Page 50 - A Promissory Note is a written promise to pay a certain sum of money, on demand or at a specified time.
Page 41 - Divide the given amount by the amount of \$1 for the given time at the given rate.