The Complete Arithmetic, Oral and Written: Second Part
Ivison, Blakeman, Taylor & Company, 1874 - 272 pages
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acre altitude ANALYSIS.—Since angles annual annuity arithmetical progression barrel base bill bought brokerage bushel cash circumference coins commission common difference compound interest contains cost couplet cube root cubic feet cubic foot currency decimal Defs denomination diameter divided dividend divisor dollars Dry Measure equal equated exchange Find the amount Find the area Find the square flour francs frustum gallons geometrical progression given number gold guilders Hence inches Insurance invested kilogram last term measure meters Milreis Multiply number of terms OPERATION ORAL EXERCISES paid payable payment percentage pound pound sterling premium present worth principal proceeds profit proportional quotient rate per cent ratio required term rods Rule selling share side silver simple interest slant height sold square root surface TABLE triangle units volume weight WRITTEN EXERCISES yard
Page 93 - 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...
Page 107 - 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.
Page 91 - Thirty days after sight of this first of exchange (second and third of the same tenor and date unpaid...
Page 197 - A circle is a plane figure bounded by a curved line, called the circumference, every point of which is equally distant from a point within called the center.
Page 169 - Whence it follows, that the cube of a number composed of tens and units, is equal to the cube of the tens, plus three times the product of the square of the tens by the units, plus three times the product of the tens by the square of the units, plus the cube of the units. This being the case, the cube of the tens...
Page 194 - The square of the hypothenuse of a right-angled triangk is equal to the sum of the squares of the other two sides.
Page 68 - Coupon. A certificate of interest due, printed at the bottom of transferable bonds, designed to be cut off and presented for payment when the interest is due. Credit Memorandum.
Page 124 - Four quantities are in proportion when the ratio of the first to the second is equal to the ratio of the third to the fourth.
Page 50 - A Promissory Note is a written promise to pay a certain sum of money, on demand or at a specified time.
Page 41 - Divide the given amount by the amount of $1 for the given time at the given rate.