| Hoy D. Orton - Ready-reckoners - 1866 - 202 pages
...=24,855^ miles, nearly. The nautical mile is 795| feet longer than the common mile. MEASURE OF SOLIDITY. **1728 Cubic Inches 1 Cubic Foot 27 Cubic Feet 1 Cubic Yard.** 16 Cubic Feet 1 Cord Foot, or a ft of wood. 8 Cord ft or 128 Cubic ft.. 1 Cord. 40 ft of round or 50... | |
| Charles Elsee - Arithmetic - 1866 - 300 pages
...Acres = 1 Hideoflaud. 8 Hides were formerly a Knighf s Fee ; and 40 Hides a Baron-s Fee. SOLIDITY. **1728 Cubic inches = 1 Cubic foot. 27 Cubic feet = 1 Cubic yard.** 40 Feet of rough timber, or) r Ton or Load. 50 Feet of hewn t1mber .../ 42 Feet = 1 Ton of Shipping... | |
| George James Ford - Carpentry - 1869 - 152 pages
...Yards ) 640 Square Acres = 1 Square Mile 30 Square Acres = 1 Yard of Land 100 Square Acres -IHideofLand **CUBIC MEASURE. 1728 Cubic Inches = 1 Cubic Foot 27 Cubic Feet = 1 Cubic Yard** 40 Cubic Feet of Rough, and } - „, T , 50 Cubic Feet of Hewn Timber j = 1 Ton or Load 42 Cubic Feet... | |
| George Bradshaw - 1869 - 124 pages
...I.— SOLIDITY. CAPACITY. 60 Seconds = 1 Minute OK, DIVISIONS OF THE CIRCLE. 60 Minutes = 1 Degree **1728 Cubic Inches — 1 Cubic Foot 27 Cubic Feet = 1 Cubic Yard** 30 Degrees = 1 Sign 90 Degrees = 1 Quadrant 360 Degrees, or 12 Signs = 1 Circumference DIVISION II.—... | |
| Adolf Sonnenschein - 1870 - 276 pages
...of the several faces ; and l*bxt = v,v being the volume. The following table will now be evident : **1728 cubic inches =1 cubic foot. 27 cubic feet = 1 cubic yard.** EXERCISE XXXII. find volume : Sincei) = Zx6xí, -JL = £;Tl- = 5;_ÍL = í-:?. = 6x<:! = íx* Ixb '... | |
| John Bouvier - Law - 1870 - 900 pages
...= 1 acre. 640 acres = 1 square mile. MEASURES OF SOUDITT AND CAPACITY. First. Measures of solidity. **1728 cubic inches = 1 cubic foot. 27 cubic feet = 1 cubic yard.** Second. Measures of capacity for all liquids and for all goods not liquid, except such as are comprised... | |
| Robert Stewart (of Dundee.) - Arithmetic - 1871 - 248 pages
...flooring. roofing, &c. are called a SQUARE in England. A Square mile = 640 acres. 8. CURIC, OB SOLID **MEASURE. 1728 cubic inches — 1 cubic foot 27 cubic feet = 1 cubic yard** 40 cubic feeO of rough, or 60> = 1 load lo. of hewn timber.) 40 cubic feet = 1 ton meas'. A barrel... | |
| Dana Pond Colburn - 1871 - 392 pages
...of cubes of a given size which the bodies contain, or to which they are equivalent. TABLE OP CtJBIC **MEASURE. 1728 cubic inches = 1 cubic foot. 27 cubic feet =. 1 cubic yard.** 16 cubic feet = 1 cord foot. 8 cord feet, or ) , , , 110 v.- г i с = 1 C01ii of wood. 128 cubic feet,... | |
| Robert Kemp Philp - 1872 - 370 pages
...acres, a "hide of land" 100 square acres, and 40 "hides" one "barony." Cubic or Solid Measurf. — **1728 cubic inches = 1 cubic foot. 27 cubic feet = 1 cubic yard.** 40 do. rougher ) 50 do. of hewn > = 1 ton or load, timber ) 42 cubic ft. timber = 1 shipping ton. 108... | |
| John Alexander Henderson - 1872 - 64 pages
...circum.=24,855J- miles, nearly. The nautical mile is 795f feet longer than the common mile. MEASURE OF SOLIDITY. **1728 cubic inches.... 1 cubic foot. 27 cubic feet 1 cubic yard.** 16 cubic feet 1 cord ft., or ft, of wood. 8 cord ft., or 128 cub. ft 1 cord. 40 ft. of round, or 50... | |
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