## Intermediate Arithmetic: For Use in the Common Schools and Academies of the United States |

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12 per cent 30 days acres analyze the following annum apples arithmetic Arrange the following barrels bought bushels centimes cipher column complete COMPOUND NUMBERS Copy and recite decimal fraction DECIMAL POINT dime Divide dividend divisor dollars DREDTHS DRY MEASURE eighths equal feet figures Find the sum Find the value following exercises following numbers frac gallons Hence hundreds of thousands hundredths improper fraction interest of $1.00 litres lowest terms marbles metres miles million mills minuend mixed number MODEL FOR RECITATION multiplicand Multiply nine digits OPERATIONS orally add oranges pints pounds PROBLEM.-How PROBLEM.-What proper fractions quarts quotient rate per cent read the following recite the following Reduce remainder REMARK 2.-The REMARK.-The represents RESULT.-Hence rods SANDTHS slates and read slates and recite Subtract subtrahend tens of thousands tenths THOU THOUSANDTHS units leave whole number worth

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Page 152 - LIQUID MEASURE 4 gills (gi.) = 1 pint (pt.) 2 pints = 1 quart (qt...

Page 152 - DRY MEASURE 2 pints (pt.) = 1 quart (qt.) 8 quarts =1 peck (pk.) 4 pecks = 1 bushel (bu...

Page 147 - TROY WEIGHT is used in weighing gold, silver, and precious stones. TABLE. 24 Grains (gr.) make 1 Pennyweight, dwt.

Page 147 - TABLE. 16 Drams (dr.) make 1 Ounce, oz. 16 Ounces " 1 Pound, Ib. 25 Pounds " 1 Quarter, qr. 4 Quarters " 1 Hundred Weight, cwt. 20 Hundred Weight

Page 137 - For the denominator, write 1 with as many ciphers annexed as there are decimal places in the numerator.

Page 126 - Divide the whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and multiply the quotient by the numerator: Or, Multiply the whole number by the numerator of the fraction, and divide, the product by the denominator.

Page 146 - The pound sterling, which was not a coin, but a bank note of 20 shillings, has now gone into disuse, and a gold coin, called a Sovereign, supplies its place ; but the name pound is still given to 20 shillings. TABLE.* 4 farthings, far. make 1 penny, d. 12 pence " 1 shilling, s. 20 shillings

Page 33 - The sign, + , which is read plus, indicates that the numbers between which it is placed are to be added ; thus, 6 + 4, means, that 4 is to be added to 6.

Page 153 - TABLE. 60 Seconds (sec.) make 1 Minute, m. 60 Minutes " 1 Hour, h. 24 Hours " 1 Day, d. 7 Days

Page 109 - A fraction is said to be in its lowest terms, when there is no number greater than 1 that will divide the numerator and denominator without a remainder.