| John Hind - Arithmetic - 1840 - 224 pages
...X. TABLE or NUMBER, &c. 12 Units are 1 Dozen. 12 Dozen 1 Gross. 20 Units 1 Score. 24 Sheets of Paper **1 Quire. 20 Quires 1 Ream. 2 Reams 1 Bundle. 5 Bundles 1 Bale.** A long hundred is 120; a great gross is 144 dozen: but these, and several other denominations of a... | |
| Conley Plotts - Arithmetic - 1848 - 264 pages
...ell French, - - - e. Fr. (12.) Paper. The denominations are, Bale, Bundle, Ream, Quire, and Sheet. **24 sheets make - - - - 1 quire, 20 quires 1 ream, 2 reams 1 bundle. 5 bundles,** or 10 reams- - 1 bale. (13.) Books. The denominations are, Folio, Quarto, Octavo, Duodecimo, 18mo.,... | |
| Daniel Adams - Arithmetic - 1848 - 306 pages
...hogshead. 1 barrel. 1 gallon of train oil 7£ Ibs. 1 gallon of molasses 11 Ibs. 24 sheets of paper **1 quire 20 quires , 1 ream. 2 reams 1 bundle 5 bundles 1 bale.** 4 inches 6 feet a folio a quarto, or 4to. an octavo, or 8vo. a duodecimo, or 12ir.o. an ISmo. a 24mo.... | |
| David Henry Cruttenden - Arithmetic - 1853 - 316 pages
...*c. 12 things, 1 dozen. do*. 12 dozen, 1 gross. gr. 12 gross, or 144 dozen, 1 great gross. g-gr79. **PAPER. 24 sheets make 1 quire. 20 quires, 1 ream. 2 reams 1 bundle.** 80. A sheet folded in two leaves is called a folio, or fo. " " four " quarto, or 4to. " " eight " octavo,... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Mental arithmetic - 1854 - 144 pages
...— PAPER, when bought, is usually folded into two leaves, and is called a folio. 24 Sheets of paper **make 1 Quire. 20 Quires " " " 1 Ream. 2 Reams " " " 1 Bundle. 5 Bundles " " " 1 Bale.** 1$. — The number of leaves into which a sheet of paper is folded is designated by the following terms,... | |
| C W. Thornhill - 1854
...fluid drams „ 1 fluid ounce , , f-320 fluid ounces 1 pint „ 0. 8 pints „ 1 gallon, C. or congius. **PAPER. 24 sheets make 1 quire. 20 quires „ 1 ream. 2 reams „ 1 bundle** 10 reams „ 1 bale QUARTERLY TERMS. Lady Day, 25th of March. I Michaelmas, 29th of September, Midsummer,... | |
| John Hind - 1856
...TABLE OF NUMBER, &c. 12 Units are 1 Dozen. 12 Dozen 1 Gross. 20 Units 1 Score. 24 Sheets of Paper ... **1 Quire. 20 Quires 1 Ream. 2 Reams 1 Bundle. 5 Bundles 1 Bale.** A long hundred is 120; a great gross is 144 dozen: but these, and many other denominations of a similar... | |
| James Bates Thomson - Arithmetic - 1858 - 384 pages
...applied to books, denote the number of leaves into -which a sheet of paper is folded. 24 sheets of paper **make 1 quire. 20 quires " 1 ream. 2 reams " 1 bundle. 5 bundles " 1 bale.** A sheet folded in two leaves, is called в, folio. A sheet folded in four leaves, ia called a quarto,... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1858 - 444 pages
...make 1 dozen. 12 dozen " 1 gross. 12 gross " 1 great gross. 20 units " 1 score. 24 sheets of Paper " **1 quire. 20 quires " 1 ream. 2 reams " 1 bundle. 5 bundles " 1 bale.** 14 pounds of Iron or Lead " 1 stone. 21J stone " 1 pig. 8 pigs " 1 father 18 inches " 1 cubit. 24j... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1859 - 336 pages
...things... .make.... 1 dozen. 12 dozen " 1 gross. 12 gross " 1 great gross. 20 units " 1 score. 209. **PAPER. 24 sheets make 1 quire. 20 quires " 1 ream. 2 reams " 1 bundle. 5 bundles " 1 bale.** 31O. BOOKS. The terms folio, quarto, octavo, duodecimo, &c., indicate the number of leaves into which... | |
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