## Fish's Arithmetic Number Two: Oral and Written, Upon the Inductive Method, Book 2 |

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**Decimals**109 24 Notation and Numeration ... 110 Subtraction ......... . 25**Decimal**Currency .... 114 Drill Exercises .. 26 Reduction .... 115 Multiplication ......... . 34 Addition and Subtraction ... 118 Drill and Chart Exercises ... Page 6

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**Decimals**. 271 Definitions and Principles ... 198 Denominate Tables ... 273 Six per cent . Method .... Government Lands .. 277 200 Cancellation Method . 202 Foreign Moneys 278 Problems in Interest .. 206 Longitude and Time ... . 281 ... Page 8

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**decimal**sy tem , from the Latin decem , which signifies ten . The successive order of units in a number form a scal 12. The first nine numbers are each expressed by a NOTATION AND NUMERATION . Page 82

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**decimal**. * Properly speaking , the value of a fraction is less than 1. Hence , when the value is greater than 1 , it is called an improper fraction ( 100 , 2 ) . F 10 impr I. Multiplying the numerator , or Dividing. Page 87

... ? In 180 of a ton , how many tons ? 6. If a man buy 3 of a yard of cloth , how many ya he buy ? If ? If 408 ? 7. How is an improper fraction changed to the for WRITTEN EXERCISES . = 16 . 110. 1. Change 141

... ? In 180 of a ton , how many tons ? 6. If a man buy 3 of a yard of cloth , how many ya he buy ? If ? If 408 ? 7. How is an improper fraction changed to the for WRITTEN EXERCISES . = 16 . 110. 1. Change 141

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acres altitude amount angles barrels of flour base bill bought bushels cents a pound circumference coal common containing cord cube root cubic foot debt decimal denominator diameter difference discount divided dividend divisor dollars draft dry measures equal exchange EXPLANATION.-Since expressed factors figure Find the area Find the cost Find the value flour FORMULA fraction frustum gain gallons given number Hence hundred hundredths improper fractions inches integers interest invested land length loss marked price measure merchant meters metric system miles minuend Multiply number of terms paid payable payment percentage premium principal profit quotient ratio remainder rods selling price share side slant height sold square square root subtract tens term of credit thick toises tons trapezium units volume wheat wide WRITTEN EXERCISES yards

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Page 254 - RULE. 1. Separate the given number into periods of three figures each, beginning at the units place.

Page 225 - 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.

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Page 232 - If the answer is to be greater, place the greater of the two remaining numbers for the second term, and the less...

Page 252 - 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 297 - CIRCLE is a plane figure bounded by a curved line, all the points of which are equally distant from a point within called the center; as the figure ADB E.