A Table Book and Introductory Arithmetic

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Benziger Bros., 1878 - Arithmetic - 92 pages
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Page 58 - The number to be divided is called the dividend. The number by which we divide is called the divisor.
Page 82 - MONEY. 4 farthings make 1 penny. . 12 pence " 1 shilling. 20 shillings
Page 85 - Things make 1 Dozen. 12 Dozen " 1 Gross. 12 Gross " 1 Great Gross. 20 Units
Page 83 - Liquid Measure 4 gills = 1 pint 2 pints = 1 quart 4 quarts = 1 gallon 63 gallons = 1 hogshead 2 hogsheads = 1 pipe or butt 2 pipes = 1 tun...
Page 84 - Surveyors' Square Measure 625 square links =1 square rod 16 square rods = 1 square chain 10 square chains = 1 acre 640 acres = 1 square mile 36 square miles = 1 township...
Page 82 - Troy Weight. — 24 grains make 1 pennyweight ; 20 pennyweights, 1 ounce ; 12 ounces 1 pound.
Page 82 - APOTHECARIES WEIGHT. 20 Grains make 1 Scruple 3 Scruples 1 Dram 8 Drams make 1 Ounce 12 Ounces 1 Pound Note.
Page 49 - The minuend is the number from which we subtract ; the subtrahend is the number subtracted; and the difference or remainder is the result of the subtraction.
Page 83 - MEASURE. 12 inches . . . make 1 foot. 3 feet . . . „ 1 yard. 5^ yards . . .

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