Stoddard's Complete Arithmetic: Being the New Practical Arithmetic of the Series : with Additions for a Full, Practical Course of Instruction in High Schools and Academies
Sheldon, 1888 - 456 pages
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Stoddard's Complete Arithmetic: Being the New Practical Arithmetic of the ...
John F 1825-1873 Stoddard
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acres added amount ANALYSIS balance bank barrels base bill bought bushels called cent circle column common compound contains cost cube cubic decimal denominator denotes diameter difference discount Divide dividend divisible divisor dollars draft equal exact EXAMPLES excess exchange expressed factors feet figure fraction gain gallons give given gold Hence horses hundreds inches interest length less loss measure merchant meter miles months multiplicand Multiply OPERATION paid payment period person piece pounds premium present prime principal PROBLEM proceed quantity QUESTIONS quotient ratio receive Reduce remainder repetend result rods root Rule scale sell share sheep side simple sold solid square subtract surface TABLE tens term third units weight whole wide worth write yards
Page 362 - When a decimal number is to be divided by 10, 100, 1000, &c., remove the decimal point as many places to the left as there are ciphers in the divisor, and if there be not figures enough in the number, prefix ciphers.
Page 211 - ... what is the equated time for the payment of the whole ? Ans.
Page 64 - Place the less number under the greater, so that units of the same order shall stand in the same column.
Page 89 - Least Common Multiple of two or more numbers is the least number that is exactly divisible by each of the given numbers.
Page 361 - To multiply a decimal by 10, 100, 1000, &c., remove the decimal point as many places to the right as there are ciphers in the multiplier ; and if there be not places enough in the number, annex ciphers.
Page 127 - Thirty days hath September, April, June, and November ; All the rest have thirty-one, Except the second month alone, Which has but twenty-eight, in fine, Till leap year gives it twenty-nine.
Page 36 - Placing the subtrahend under the minuend, so that units of the same order stand in the same column.
Page 409 - The first cup weighed 6 oz. If the first cup be covered, it will weigh twice as much as the second, but if the second cup be covered, it will weigh 3 times as much as the first. What is the weight of the second cup and cover ? ANALYSIS.