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DRY MEASURE 2 pints (pt.) = 1 quart (qt.) 8 quarts =1 peck (pk.) 4 pecks = 1 bushel (bu...
Robinson's New Practical Arithmetic for Common Schools and Academies - Page 178
by Horatio Nelson Robinson - 1892 - 416 pages

First Book in Arithmetic

Daniel W. Fish - Arithmetic - 1874 - 180 pages
...... 0. """' ] /3 128. 8 Pints = 1 Gallon . . . Cong. [ 0. 8. LESSON CXLIII. % 1. Dry Жеазиге is used in measuring articles not liquid ; as grain, fruit, salt, roots, etc. TABLE. 2 Pints (pt.) = 1 Quart . . . qt. 8 Quarts = 1 Peck . . . pk. 4 Pecks = 1 Bushel . . bu....

A Practical Arithmetic

George Payn Quackenbos - Arithmetic - 1875 - 350 pages
...used in measuring grain, seeds, vegetables, roots, fruit, salt, coal, and other articles not liquid. TABLE. 2 pints (pt.) make 1 quart, qt. 8 quarts, 1 peck, pk. 4 pecks, 1 bushel, .... bu. 36 bushels, 1 chaldron, .... chal. How many cubic inches does the beer gallon contain? How many wine...

Robinson's Progressive Intellectual Arithmetic: On the Inductive Plan ...

Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1875 - 176 pages
...gallons and 3 quarts from a hogshead of molasses, how much would remain ? 34. TABLE OF DRY MEASURE. 2 pints (pt,) make 1 quart, qt, 8 quarts " 1 peck, pk. 4 pecks " 1 bushel bu. 1. How many pints in 1 peck ? in 2 pks. 4 qts. ? 2. How many quarts in 1 bu. 2 pks. ? 3. In 2 bu. 1 pk....

The Progressive Higher Arithmetic: For Schools, Academies, and Mercantile ...

Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1875 - 468 pages
...ashes, etc. The unit is the bushel, of which all the other denominations in the table are divisors. 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 bu. 1 = 8 = 16 1 = 4 = 32 = 64 SCALE — ascending, 2, 8,...

The Progressive Higher Arithmetic: For Schools, Academies, and Mercantile ...

Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1875 - 462 pages
...36, 4, 2. This measure is not a standard ; it is rapidly falling into disuse. II. DRY MEASURE. 292. Dry Measure is used in measuring articles not liquid ; as grain, fruit, salt, roots, ashes, etc. The unit is the bushel, of which all the other denominations in the table are divisors. TABLE. 2 pints...

Arithmetical Problems, Oral and Written: With Numerous Tables of Money ...

Daniel W. Fish - Arithmetic - 1875 - 290 pages
...= .74 Cuba, 1 Arroba = 4.01 Denmark, 1 Kande = .51 I South Spain, 1 Arroba = 4.25 DRY MEASURE. 27. Dry Measure is used in measuring articles not liquid ; as grain, fruit, salt, roots, etc. TABLE. 2 Pints (pt.) = 1 Quart . . . qt. 8 Quarts = 1 Peck . . . pk. 4 Pecks = 1 Bushel . . bu....

The Junior-class Arithmetic: Oral and Written : Designed for Graded Schools

Daniel W. Fish - Arithmetic - 1875 - 350 pages
...will 6 qt. of milk cost ? 13. If a gallon of wine cost \$4, what will 1 pint cost ? DRY MEASURE. 313. Dry Measure is used in measuring articles not liquid ; as grain, fruit, salt, roots, etc. TABLE. 2 Pints (pt.) — 1 Quart . . . qt. 8 Quarts = 1 Peck . . . pic. 4 Pecks = 1 Bushel . ....

Industrial Arithmetic

Charles Gerard White, Pitt Payson Colgrove - Arithmetic - 1916 - 364 pages
...ice each day for 27 days, how many ounces did they receive in all? 143. Dry Measure 2 pints (pt.) = 1 quart (qt.) 8 quarts = 1 peck (pk.) 4 pecks = 1 bushel (bu.) PROBLEMS 1. Express 486 pints as bushels and quarts. 2. How many quart-boxes will be required to hold...