# An Advanced Arithmetic, Theoretical and Practical

University Publishing Company, 1889 - Arithmetic - 395 pages

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### Contents

 INTEGERS 7 Fundamental Operations 18 FRACTIONS 72 Equal Parts of Units 81 Decimals 117 DENOMINATE NUMBERS 140 Compound Numbers 157 Definitions 190
 Applications 202 PROPORTION AND AVERAGES 249 HIGHER OPERATIONS 280 Mensuration 292 APPENDIX 311 United States Coins 319 Foreign Exchange 327 ANSWERS 367

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Page 143 - Square Measure 144 square inches (sq. in.) = 1 square foot (sq. ft.) 9 square feet = 1 square yard (sq.
Page 144 - 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 293 - Also the square of either of the two sides which form the right angle is equal to the square of the hypothenuse diminished by the square of the other side.
Page 150 - A circle is a plane figure bounded by a curved line, called the circumference, every point of which is equally distant from a point within called the center.
Page 148 - TIME 60 seconds (sec.) = 1 minute (min.) 60 minutes = 1 hour (hr.) 24 hours = 1 day...
Page 141 - Farthings (qr. or far.) make 1 Penny, d. 12 Pence " 1 Shilling, s. 20 Shillings
Page 152 - Length. 10 millimeters (mm.) 1 centimeter (cm.) 10 centimeters 1 decimeter (dm.) 10 decimeters 1 meter (m.) 10 meters 1 dekameter (Dm.) 10 dekameters 1 hectometer (Hm.) 10 hectometers 1 kilometer (Km.) 10 kilometers 1 myriameter (Mm.) 1181.
Page 145 - LIQUID MEASURE 4 gills (gi.) = 1 pint (pt.) 2 pints = 1 quart (qt...
Page 62 - ... continue dividing, until a prime number is obtained for a quotient. The several divisors and the last quotient will be the prime factors required.
Page 306 - A diameter of a circle is a straight line drawn through the centre, and terminated both ways by the circumference.