Applied business arithmetic: for personal and business use

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South-Western Publishing Company, 1959 - Business mathematics - 406 pages
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Contents

Section Unit I Personal cash records 1 Using a personal cashbook Addition
1
Using a checking account Subtraction
9
Proving the checkbook balance
19
Sales slips Multiplication
23
Sales slips and taxes Multiplication
32
Sales slips using aliquot parts Aliquot parts
36
Finding unit prices Division
40
Prices lor large unit quantities Division
47
Income tax
315
The balance sheet
323
The profit and loss statement
326
Payrolls
334
Charts
337
Buying problems of the retailer 55 Purchases and purchases records Aliquot parts
347
Trade discount
353
Buying expense
361

Finding average prices Division
50
Special purchasing problems 10 Purchasing a fraction of a unit Common fractions
57
Quantities and prices in the form of mixed numbers
70
Common fractions
71
Determining unit prices Common fractions
75
Personal finance 13 Income from wages Common fractions
81
Income from wagescontinued Common fractions
87
Income from wagesconcluded Common fractions
93
Personal finance summaries Decimal fractions
103
Personal budgets Percentage
110
Income from commissions 18 Salesmens commissions Percentage
120
Graduated commissions Percentage
126
Commission rates Percentage
133
Agents commissions Percentage
140
Section Page Unit VI Borrowing money 22 Borrowing on a note Interest
149
Borrowing on a note concluded Interest
155
Borrowing from a bank Interest
160
Borrowing on collateral Interest
167
Borrowing from a credit union or a loan company Interest
174
Borrowing from other agencies Interest
179
Installment buying Interest
185
Savings and investments 29 Accounts in savings banks Compound interest
193
Life insurance
202
Investments in bonds
206
Investments in bonds concluded
213
Investments in stocks
218
Investments in stocks concluded
225
Investments in real estate
230
Expenditures for the Home 36 Home ownership
239
Real estate taxes
247
Property insurance
251
Electricity and gas
260
Water
268
Telephone and telegraph
271
Thrift in buying
277
Travel and transportation 43 Automobile travel
283
Automobile insurance
289
Public travel agencies
292
Methods of shipping goods
295
Property tax
301
Sales and excise taxes
306
Social security tax
310
Cash discount
363
Selling problems of the retailer 59 Sales and sales records
372
Retail discount
376
Profit and loss
381
Pricing goods sales price basis
387
Pricing goods cost price basis
395
Sales invoice Aliquot parts
403
Promissory notes and partial payments
409
Bank discount
414
Drafts and trade acceptances
423
Bankruptcy of a customer
426
The commission merchant
429
Problems of the manufacturer 70 Manufacturing costs
437
Pricing manufactured articles
443
Problems in business ownership 72 Sole proprietorships and partnerships
453
Corporations and cooperatives
461
Section Page
469
Weights and measures
480
Drills for accuracy and speed
493
Supplementary problems
513
Civil service problems
541
Interest tables
547
Business abbreviations and symbols
553
Drills for accuracy and speed
5
Subtraction Mental 494
12
Multiplication of whole numbers Written
494
Multiplication by 1 01 and 001 Mental
500
Drill Pag 21 Multiplication and division by 10 100 and 1000
1
and 1 01 and 001 Mental
500
Articles purchased in quantities of 10 100 or 1000
501
Addition and subtraction of fractions Mental
502
Conversion of decimals to per cents Mental
503
Multiplication by 1 10 etc Mental
504
Aliquot parts J i and f of 1 Mental
505
Aliquot parts review Mental
506
Aliquot parts of 100 Mental
507
Making extensions general review Mental
508
Interest for multiples of 6 60 and 600 days Mental
509
Interchange of principal and time Mental
510
Interest for fractional parts of 6 Mental
511
Interest review Mental
512
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