## An Advanced Arithmetic, Theoretical and Practical |

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acres altitude annex annuity apples average barrel base Baton Rouge bought brokerage bushels cent ciphers circumference common divisor common fraction compound interest contains cord cube root cubic debt denominator diameter discount Divide dividend dollars equal exact divisor exactly divisible exchange EXERCISE Explanation.—I factors feet figure Find the cost Find the sum Find the value gain gallon geometrical progression given number greatest common divisor Hence horses hundred improper fractions inches integer last term least common multiple longitude measures miles minuend mixed numbers months multiply Operation paid payment pounds premium principal profit proportional quotient ratio Reduce remainder Rule.—Multiply sell share slant height sold Solution specific gravity square root subtract sucrose sugar surface tens third triangle units weighs wide write yards

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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.