Books Books Barleycorns (bc) make 1 Inch, in. 12 Inches " 1 Foot, ft. 3 Feet " 1 Yard, yd. 5J Yards or 16£ Feet " 1 Rod, rd. 40" Rods " 1 Furlong, fur. 8 Furlongs " 1 Mile, m. 3 Miles " 1 League, 1. 69 £ Statute miles, nearly, The Child's Arithmetic ... - Page 134
by Ingram Cobbin - 1830 ## The Stone-Millis Arithmetics

John Charles Stone, James Franklin Millis - Arithmetic - 1911 - 272 pages
...you do not know it already, learn thoroughly the following: Table of Linear Measure 12 inches (in.) = 1 foot (ft.) 3 feet = 1 yard (yd.) 5J yards = 1 rod (rd.) 320 rods = 1 mile (mi.) 5280 feet = 1 mile 3. How many inches in a yard ? 4. How many feet in... ## Hopkins and Underwood's Arithmetic: Book One-two, Book 2

John William Hopkins, Patrick Healy Underwood - Arithmetic - 1912 - 396 pages
...are derived from the yard as shown in the following table : LINEAR OR LONG MEASURE 12 inches (in.) = 1 foot (ft.) 3 feet = 1 yard (yd.) 5J yards = 1 rod (rd.) 320 rods = 1 mile (mi.) 1 mi. = 320 rd. = 1760 yd. = 5280 ft. 6080 feet = 1 knot, geographical... ## Walsh-Suzzallo Arithmetics ...: Fundamental processes

John Henry Walsh, Henry Suzzallo - Arithmetic - 1914 - 524 pages
...dividing 365 by 4. Ans. 912.5 Ib. 1186.25 Ib. Denominate Numbers Measures of Length 12 inches (in.) 1 foot (ft.) 3 feet 1 yard (yd.) 5J yards 1 rod (rd.) 320 rods 1 mile (mi.) Sight Exercises 1. How many inches are there in 1 yard ? 2. How many feet... ## School Arithmetics: Primary Book

Florian Cajori - Arithmetic - 1914 - 316 pages
...mills = 1 cent (?) 10 cents = 1 dime (d.) 10 dimes = 1 dollar (\$) LINEAR MEASURE 12 inches (in.) = 1 foot (ft.) 3 feet = 1 yard (yd.) 5J yards = 1 rod (vd.) 5,280 feet = 1 mile (mi.) SQUARE MEASURE 144 square inches (sq. in.) = 1 square foot (sq. ft.)... ## Walsh-Suzzallo Arithmetic: By Grades. Third-[eighth] year

John Henry Walsh, Henry Suzzallo - Arithmetic - 1915 - 168 pages
...LXVI XXIV LXVII XXV LVII XXXVI XLII XLIX XCIX XXIX Denominate Numbers Long Measure 12 inches (in.) 1 foot (ft.) 3 feet 1 yard (yd.) 5J yards 1 rod (rd.) 320 rods 1 mile (mi.) Oral Problems 1. How many houses, each 20 feet wide, can be built from... ## City Arithmetics, Part 1

William Aloysius Boylan, Floyd R. Smith - Arithmetic - 1916 - 150 pages
...spent 7 cents. What part of his money did he spend ? MEASUREMENT MEASURES OF LENGTH 12 inches (in.) = 1 foot (ft.) 3 feet = 1 yard (yd.) 5J yards = 1 rod (rd.) 16£ feet = 1 rod 320 rods = 1 mile (mi.) 1,760 yards = 1 mile 79. Oral Exercises. 1. What part... ## First Course in General Science

...APPENDIX WEIGHTS AND MEASURES ENGLISH SYSTEM LINEAR MEASURE OR MEASURES OF LENGTH 12 inches (in). = 1 foot (ft.) 3 feet = 1 yard (yd.) 5J^ yards = 1 rod (rd.) 16% feet = 1 rod 320 rods = 1 mile Uni.) 1760 yards = 1 mile 5280 feet = 1 mile SQUARE MEASURE... ## Text-book on Navigation and Nautical Astronomy

James Gill - Nautical astronomy - 1918 - 468 pages
...1 ounce (oz.). 12 ounces = 1 pound. 7000 grains Troy = 1 lb. Avoirdupois. Lineal. 12 inches (in.) = 1 foot (ft.). 3 feet = 1 yard (yd.). 5J yards = 1 rod, pole, or perch (po.). 40 poles ' = 1 furlong (fur.). 8 furlongs = 1 mile (m. ). Square. 144 square inches (sq. in.)... ## A Note-book of Agricultural Facts and Figures

R. Cecil Wood - Agriculture - 1920 - 408 pages
...tolas : but T&ries with the commodity that is being used. IMPERIAL LINEAR MEASURE. 3 barleycorns = 1 inch (in.). 12 inches = 1 foot (ft.). 3 feet = 1 yard (yd.). 5 i yards = 1 pole ipo.) 40 poles = 1 furlong (fur.). 8 furlongs = 1 mile (m.). 3 miles = 1 league... 