# Ray's Arithmetic: primary lessons and tables in arithmetic for young learners. first book

American Book Company, 1885
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This is a wonderful book, great free resource to teach math concepts especially in the Charlotte Mason style.

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I have an original 1885 book Ray's primary Arithmetic, first edition, looking for the value

### Contents

 Section 1 3 Section 2 4 Section 3 5
 Section 4 35 Section 5 39 Copyright

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Page 86 - TABLE. 2 pints pt. make 1 quart, marked qt. 8 quarts - 1 peck, - pk. 4 pecks - 1 bushel, - bu.
Page 89 - SQUARE MEASURE. 144 square inches (sq. in.) make 1 square foot, sq. ft. 9 square feet " 1 square yard, sq. yd. 30| square yards " 1 square rod, P. 40 square rods
Page 92 - COUNTING. 12 units or things make 1 dozen. 12 dozen " 1 gross. 12 gross " 1 great gross. 20 units
Page 81 - MONEY. 10 Mills marked (m) make 1 Cent, marked ct. 10 Cents ----- 1 Dime, - - d. 10 Dimes 1 Dollar, - - \$. 10 Dollars 1 Eagle, - - E.
Page 92 - TABLE. 60 seconds" make 1 minute, marked '. 60 minutes • 1 degree, °. 30 degrees - 1 sign, s. 12 signs or 360° 1 circle, c.
Page 85 - Weight is used in weighing groceries and all coarse articles ; as sugar, tea, coffee, butter, cheese, flour, hay, &c., and all metals except gold and silver. 16 drams (dr.) make 1 ounce, marked oz. 16 ounces " 1 pound, " Ib. 25 pounds " 1 quarter, " qr. 4 quarters " 1 hundred weight, cwt. 20 hundred weight
Page 87 - TABLE. 4 gills (gi.) - make - - 1 pint, marked pt. 2 pints ------- 1 quart, - - - qt. 4 quarts ------ 1 gallon, - - - gal. 31£ gallons ------ 1 barrel, - - - bar.
Page 83 - Weight is used in weighing gold, silver, jewels, liquors, &c., and is generally adopted in philosophical experiments. 24 grains (gr.) make 1 pennyweight, marked pwt. 20 pennyweights " 1 ounce " oz. 12 ounces " 1 pound,
Page 10 - ... 1 and 2. and 3. and 4 and 5 and 6 and...
Page 88 - It is frequently called linear or lineal measure. 12 inches (in.) make 1 foot, marked ft. 3 feet " 1 yard, " yd. 5| yards, or 16| feet " 1 rod, perch, or pole,