# The Progressive Higher Arithmetic: For Schools, Academies, and Mercantile Colleges : Forming a Complete Treatise on Arithmetical Science, and Its Commercial and Business Applications

Ivison, Blakeman, Taylor & Company, 1875 - 456 σελίδες

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### Περιεχόμενα

 Definitions 11 Addition 23 Subtraction 30 Powers of Numbers 39 Division 47 Successive Division 55 General Problems in Simple Numbers 61 Prime Numbers 68
 For Division 241 P R O PORTION 247 Compound Proportion 253 Notation 259 Applications 268 Stock Investments 279 Gold Investments 285 Endowment Assurance Table 296

 Greatest Common Divisor 76 Least Common Multiple 82 Definitions Notation and Numeration 89 Addition 99 Subtraction 101 Division 107 Notation and Numeration 117 Addition 124 Division 132 Reduction of Circulating Decimals 139 Notation and Numeration 145 Ledger Accounts 153 Continued Fractions 161 Measures of Capacity 170 Measure of Angles 177 French Measures and Weights 184 Reduction 192 Reduction Ascending 199 Subtraction 209 Pivision 216 Addition and Subtraction 227 For Multiplication 233
 Custom House Business 303 Partial Payments or Indorsements 314 Compound Interest 321 Discount 327 Exchange 333 Direct Exchange 339 Arbitrated Exchange 348 Compound Equations 357 Partnership 364 ALLIGATION 370 INVOLUTION 379 Contracted Method 386 Contracted Method 392 Arithmetical Progression 400 Annuities 408 MiscELLANEous ExAMPLEs 414 Lines and Angles 422 Circles 431 Pyramids and Cones 437 Gauging 443 Masonry 449

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Σελίδα 169 - DRY MEASURE 2 pints (pt.) = 1 quart (qt.) 8 quarts =1 peck (pk.) 4 pecks = 1 bushel (bu...
Σελίδα 339 - That the value of foreign coin as expressed in the money of account of the United States shall be that of the pure metal of such coin of standard value...
Σελίδα 422 - RULE, from half the sum of the three sides subtract each side separately ; multiply the half-sum and the three remainders together ; the square root of the product is the area.
Σελίδα 351 - Multiply each payment by its term of credit, and divide the sum of the products by the sum of the payments ; the quotient will be the average term of credit.
Σελίδα 167 - 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...
Σελίδα 433 - A cylinder is conceived to be generated by the revolution of a rectangle about one of its sides as an axis.
Σελίδα 143 - MONEY. 10 mills = 1 cent. 10 cents = 1 dime. 10 dimes = 1 dollar. 10 dollars = 1 eagle.
Σελίδα 168 - LIQUID MEASURE 4 gills (gi.) = 1 pint (pt.) 2 pints = 1 quart (qt...
Σελίδα 439 - The volumes of similar solids are to each other as the cubes of their like dimensions.
Σελίδα 399 - RULE. Divide the difference of the extremes by the common difference, and add 1 to the quotient. EXAMPLES. 1. The extremes are 7 and 43, and the common difference is 4 ; what is the number of terms ? Ans.