| Henry Bartlett Maglathlin - Arithmetic - 1869 - 332 pages
...210. Dry Measure is used in measuring such dry articles as grain, fruit, roots, coal, etc. Tal>le. **2 pints (pt.) make 1 quart, qt. 8 quarts, 1 peck, pk. 4 pecks, 1** busliel, bu. The chaldron, a measure of 36 bushels, formerly employed with some kinds of coal, is now... | |
| George Augustus Walton, Electa Nobles Lincoln Walton - Arithmetic - 1869 - 348 pages
...pint, and gill. These are the units of DRY MEASURE. TABLE. 4 gills (gi.) = 1 pint, marked pt. 2 pints = **1 quart, " qt. 8 quarts = 1 peck, " pk. 4 pecks = 1 bushel, " bu.** EXAMPLES. 85. In 3 bu. 3 pk. of chestnuts how many quarts ? 86. What cost 8 bu. 2 pk. 5 qt. of nuts,... | |
| George Augustus Walton - Arithmetic - 1866 - 184 pages
...block in the abcv. example contain ? ^ ;^i J Section XXXIX. CAPACITY. 97. DRY MEASURE. TABLE. 2 pints = **quart, . qt. . 8 quarts = 1 peck, . pk. 4 pecks = 1 bushel, bu. 1.** In 1 bushel how many pecks? how many quarts? 2. In 1 bu. 2 pk-, how many pecks? quarts? 3. In 2 pk.... | |
| David Henry Cruttenden - Arithmetic - 1869 - 104 pages
...names are bu-shels, peeks, quaa-t.4, pints, and yilht. 4 gills are equivalent to 1 pint pt. 2 pints " " **1 quart . . . . qt. 8 quarts " " 1 peck .... pk. 4 pecks " " 1 bushel - - - - bu.** 5. Bead these ; 931000bu. ; 3pk ; 7ft ; 9pt Igi. в. Eead these; 205102sq.ft; $95067; £305000 ; 97ct... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson, Daniel W. Fish - Arithmetic - 1858 - 378 pages
...measuring articles not liquid, as grain, fruit, salt, roots, ashes, &c. What is dry measure ? TABLE. **2 pints (pt.) make 1 quart, qt. 8 quarts " 1 peck, pk. 4 pecks " 1 bushel,. bu.** or bush. UNIT EQUIVALENTS. qt. pt. pk. 1=2 bn. 1 = 8 = 16 1 — 4 = 32 = 64 SCALE — ascending, 2,... | |
| Henry Bartlett Maglathlin - 1871 - 348 pages
...216. Dry Measure is used in measuring such dry articles as grain, fruit, roots, coal, etc. f Tat>le. **2 pints (pt.) make 1 quart, qt. 8 quarts, 1 peck, pk. 4 pecks, 1 bushel, bu.** The chaldron, a measure of 36 bushels, formerly employed twith some kinds of coal, is now seldom used.... | |
| Daniel Barnard Hagar - Arithmetic - 1871 - 220 pages
...and similar articles. The units are a pint, a quart, a peck and a bushel. TABLE. % pints (pt.) are **1 quart. . . qt. 8 quarts " 1 peck. . . . pk. 4 pecks " 1 bushel . . bu. 1** bu=4pk.=32 qt. = 64 pt. A Gallon, or 4 quarts, dry measure, contains 268$ cubic inches ; and a bushel,... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson, Daniel W. Fish - Arithmetic - 1871 - 384 pages
...articles not liquid, as grain, fruit, salt, roots, ashes, &c. What is dry measure ? TABLE. 2 pints (l)t.) **make 1 quart,. ........ .qt. 8 quarts " 1 peck, pk. 4 pecks " 1 bushel,. bu.** or bush. UNIT EQUIVALENTS, qt. pt. pk. 1=2 bu. 1 = 8 = 16 1 = 4 = 32 = 64 SCALE ^- ascending, 2, 8,... | |
| George Augustus Walton, Electa N. L. Walton - Arithmetic - 1871 - 348 pages
...quart, pint, and gill. These are the units of DRY MEASURE. 4 gills (gi.) = 1 pint, marked pt 2 pints = **1 quart, " qt 8 quarts = 1 peck, " pk. 4 pecks = 1 bushel, " bu.** *J' (*"•/' EXAMPLES. ' i^< 85. In 3 bu. 3 pk. of chestnuts how many quarts ? *v 86. What cost 8 bu.... | |
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