## Arithmetic, designed for academies and schools |

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acres altitude amount annex apples Arithmetic barrels Bought bushels bushels of wheat called carats casks cent per annum ciphers cloth cost column common denominator common difference composite number contains cords cube root cubic Currency decimal fraction decimal places denominate number diameter dimes dividend division dollars drams equal EXAMPLES expressed Federal Money feet figures find the interest four gallon given number gives greater greatest common divisor Hence hogshead hundred hundredths improper fractions inches Jins least common multiple lower denomination lowest terms merchant miles mills minuend mixed number molasses months multiplicand Multiply number of terms numerator and denominator OPERATION ounces paid payment pence pounds quotient receive Reduce remainder sell shillings simple numbers sold solid square root subtract sugar tare tens thousandths tuns units VULGAR FRACTIONS weight whole number wine Write yards cost yards of cloth

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Page 280 - ... then the above obligation to be void ; otherwise to remain in full force and virtue.

Page 279 - THE CONDITION of the above obligation is such, that if the above bounden James Wilson, his heirs, executors, or administrators, shall well and truly pay or cause to be paid, unto the...

Page 45 - We have seen that multiplying by a whole number is taking the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier.

Page 22 - Los números cardinales 0: zero 1: one 2: two 3: three 4: four 5: five 6: six 7: seven 8: eight 9: nine 10: ten 11: eleven 12: twelve 13: thirteen 14: fourteen 15: fifteen 16: sixteen 17: seventeen 18: eighteen 19: nineteen 20: twenty...

Page 74 - TABLE. 10 Mills (m.) = 1 Cent . . ct. 10 Cents = 1 Dime . . d. 10 Dimes = 1 Dollar . $. 10 Dollars = 1 Eagle . E.

Page 249 - ... how often it is contained in the dividend and place the quotient for a second figure of the root. Then cube the figures of the root thus found, and if their cube be greater than the first two periods of the given number, diminish the last figure, but if it be less, subtract it from • the first two periods, and to the remainder bring down the first figure of the next period, for a new dividend.

Page 34 - February 28, March 31, April 30, May 31, June 30, July 31, August 31, September 30, October 31, November 30, and December 31.

Page 107 - Thirty days hath September, April, June, and November ; All the rest have thirty-one, Except the second month alone, Which has but twenty-eight, in fine, Till leap year gives it twenty-nine.

Page 322 - There are 1000 men besieged in a town with provisions for 5 weeks, allowing each man 16 ounces a day. If they are reinforced by 500 more and no relief can be offered till the end of 8 weeks, how many ounces must be given daily to each man ? Ans.

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