# Arithmetic, Oral and Written, Practically Applied by Means of Suggestive Questions

Crocker & Brewster, 1854 - 348 σελίδες

### Περιεχόμενα

 ORAL ARITHMETIC 10 SECTION II 20 Increase and Decrease by large numbers the units 38 Increase and Decrease by more than one number 44 SECTION XVI 54 Definitions 56 Practical Questions 63 Practical Questions 69
 CHAPTER II 124 Addition 131 Subtraction 153 Division 167 Determinate Fractions or Compound Numbers 225 Practice 254 Partnership 268 Equation of Payments 275

### Δημοφιλή αποσπάσματα

Σελίδα 181 - The square of the hypothenuse is equal to the sum of the squares of the other two sides ; as, 5033 402+302.
Σελίδα 108 - XX, Twenty. XXX, Thirty. XL, Forty. L, Fifty. LX, Sixty. LXX, Seventy. LXXX, Eighty. XC, Ninety. C, One hundred.
Σελίδα 221 - If 8 men can build a wall 20 feet long, 6 feet high and 4 feet thick, in 12 days ; in what time...
Σελίδα 253 - We have seen that multiplying by a whole number, is taking the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier.
Σελίδα 55 - The number to be divided is called the dividend. The number by which we divide is called the divisor.
Σελίδα 134 - Maine .... New Hampshire . Vermont Massachusetts . Khode Island . . Connecticut . . New York . . . New Jersey Pennsylvania . Delaware . Maryland . Dist. of Columbia Virginia North Carolina South Carolina Georgia .... Florida .... Alabama . . . Mississippi . . , Louisiana . Texas .... Arkansas . Tennessee . . . Kentucky . Missouri Illinois .... Indiana .... Ohio.
Σελίδα 265 - If a staff 4 feet long cast a shade (on level ground) 7 feet long, what is the height of a steeple whose shade at the same time is 198 feet? Ans.
Σελίδα 29 - ... 9. A man bought a horse for forty-five dollars and paid fifteen dollars for keeping him ; he let him enough to receive twenty dollars ; and then sold him for fortythree dollars ; did he gain or lose by the bargain ? and how much ? SECTION II.
Σελίδα 296 - A NOTE is a written promise to pay a certain sum of money, or...
Σελίδα 329 - DISCOUNT is an allowance made for the payment of money before it is due. The present worth of a debt payable at some future time, without interest, is such a sum of money as will, in the given time, amount to the debt.