## Brief Business Arithmetic |

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60 days acres added agent aliquot amount annual prem Arthur Ford average bank bill bought bricks bushels called casting out 9's column commission common factor Common Fractions compound interest computed contains cubic foot decimal fractions decimal point deducted discount divide dividend division divisor dollar draft Example feet long figures Find the cost Find the interest Find the quotient Find the rate Find the total gross Hence improper fraction inches wide income indorsed integer investment length list price marking price measure method metric system miles minuend mixed number multiply number of days ORAL EXERCISES Find percentage places pounds premium Principal Rate PROBLEMS profit promissory note proper fraction rate of interest Reduce remainder right triangle selling price Semiannually sold Solution square subtrahend units weight Write WRITTEN EXERCISES Find yards yearly zeros

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Page 131 - 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 139 - Measures of 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 hektometer Hm 10 hektometers =1 kilometer Km...

Page 131 - SQUARE MEASURE 144 square inches (sq. in.) = 1 square foot (sq. ft.) 9 square feet = 1 square yard (sq. yd.) 30| square yards = 1 square rod (sq. rd.) 160 square rods = 1 acre (A.) 640 acres = 1 square mile (sq.

Page 150 - The sum of the squares of the two sides of a right triangle is equal to the square of the hypotenuse; a a +b j =c*.

Page 101 - In multiplication of decimals, we know that the number of decimal places in the product is equal to the sum of those in both the factors.

Page 150 - Subtract the square of the given side from the square of the hypotenuse, and extract the square root of the remainder. EXAMPLE 1. — The side given is 3 inches, the hypotenuse is 5 inches; what is the length of the other side ? SOLUTION.— 3- = 9 ; 5

Page 139 - 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 291 - States money by 10, move the decimal point one place to the right; to multiply by 100, move the decimal point two places to the right; to multiply by 1000, move the decimal point three places to the right.

Page 140 - Measures of Weight 10 milligrams (mg) =1 centigram eg 10 centigrams =1 decigram dg 10 decigrams =1 gram g 10 grams =1 dekagram Dg...

Page 63 - ... another number that is a multiple of both 8 and 6. 5. Find the smallest number that can be exactly divided by 8 and 12. 6. Give two factors of 91. 7. 57 is a multiple of what two numbers ? 8. What is the smallest number that can be exactly divided by 4, 6, and 8. 463. The smallest number that is a multiple of two or more numbers is called the least common multiple of such numbers. 9. Find the least common multiple of 5, 10, 15. 10. Find the least common multiple of 2, 7, 14. 11. What part of...