Arithmetic Upon the Inductive Method of Instruction: Being a Sequel to Intellectual Arithmetic

R. Lockwood, 1831 - 245 pages

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Page 10 - Clerk's Office. BE IT REMEMBERED, that on the ninth day of September, AD 1818, and in the forty-third year of the Independence of the United States of America, Samuel Swett of the said district has deposited in this office the title of a book, the right whereof he claims as author, in the words following, to wit : Historical and topographical Sketch of Bunker Hill Battle, with a Plan.
Page 8 - No person shall detain any book longer than four weeks from the Library, if notified that the same is wanted by another member, under a penalty of five cents per day, and no volume shall be detained longer than three months at one time under the same penalty. The Librarian shall have power by order of the Library Committee to call in any volume after it has been retained by a member for ten days. "On or before...
Page 8 - The Library Committee shall divide the books and other articles belonging to the Library into three classes, namely, (a) those which are not to be removed from the building ; (b) those which may be taken only by written permission of three members of the committee; (c) those which may circulate under the following rules. Members shall be entitled to take from...
Page 24 - There is an orchard consisting of ten rows of trees, and nine trees in each row ; how many trees are there in the orchard ? 12.
Page 234 - TABLE. 10 Mills (m.) = 1 Cent . . ct. 10 Cents = 1 Dime . . d. 10 Dimes = 1 Dollar . \$. 10 Dollars = 1 Eagle . E.
Page 25 - ... miles a day ; how far apart will they be at the end of 6 days ? Ans.
Page 24 - If 8 men can do a piece of work in 7 days, how many days will it take one man to do it ? 9.
Page 198 - In the multiplication of decimal fractions, multiply as in whole numbers, and from the product point off so many figures for decimals as there are decimal places in the multiplicand and multiplier counted together, and, if there are not so many figures in the product, supply the deficiency by prefixing ciphers.
Page 210 - A and B depart from the same place and travel the same road ; but A goes 5 days before B, at the rate of...
Page 170 - If the numerator and denominator of a fraction be multiplied by the same number, the value of the fraction will remain unchanged.