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Page 212 - Square Measure 144 square inches (sq. in.) = 1 square foot (sq. ft.) 9 square feet = 1 square yard (sq.

Page 212 - CUBIC MEASURE 1728 cubic inches (cu. in.) = 1 cubic foot (cu. ft.) 27 cubic feet = 1 cubic yard (cu. yd.) 128 cubic feet = 1 cord (cd...

Page 97 - The number of cubic units in the volume of a cylinder is the product of the number of square units in the base and the number of linear units in the altitude.

Page 202 - From a point 100 ft. from the foot of a tree, the angle of elevation of the top of the tree is 50°.

Page 110 - ... that the area of the square on the hypotenuse equals the sum of the areas of the squares on the two legs.

Page 177 - INSURANCE You have heard people speak of carrying insurance on their property or on their health or life. Insurance is an agreement by an insurance company, for a consideration called a premium, to compensate the insured party for actual losses or damages arising from certain stipulated causes. The agreement or contract is called the policy. The sum of money specified in the policy to be paid in case of loss is called the face of the policy. There are two general classes of insurance: property insurance,...

Page 99 - The distance from the vertex to any point in the circumference of the base is the slant height.

Page 110 - In a right triangle, the side opposite the right angle is called the hypotenuse, and the other two sides the legs.

Page 212 - DRY MEASURE 2 pints (pt.) = 1 quart (qt.) 8 quarts = 1 peck (pk.) 4 pecks = 1 bushel (bu...

Page 212 - MEASURE 144 square inches (sq. in.) = 1 square foot (sq. ft.). 9 square feet = 1 square yard (sq. yd.).