# The Common-school Arithmetic: a Practical Treatise on the Science of Numbers

H. Cowperthwait & Company, 1858 - 276 páginas

### Contenido

 Methods of representing Num 10 To write Numbers 18 Comparison of Weights 24 Miscellaneous Tables 30 To multiply by 99 999 61 COMPOUND MULTIPLICATION 64 Accounts 67 28 75
 Method for Large Numbers 104 101 178 109 196 Miscellaneous Problems 203 Multiplication and Division 215 121 221 122 227 To find a Number from its Frac 243

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Página 241 - A sphere is a solid, bounded by a curved surface, every part of which is equally distant from a point within, called the centre.
Página 29 - CUBIC MEASURE 1728 cubic inches = 1 cubic foot 27 cubic feet = 1 cubic yard...
Página 32 - NUMBERS. 12 units = 1 dozen. 12 dozen — 1 gross. 12 gross = 1 great gross. 20 units = 1 score.
Página 68 - The number to be divided is called the dividend. The number by which we divide is called the divisor.
Página 30 - Every circumference of a. circle, whether the circle be large or small, is supposed to be divided into 360 equal parts called degrees. Each degree is divided into 60 equal parts called minutes, and each minute into 60 equal parts called seconds.
Página 119 - Dividing both numerator and denominator of a fraction by the same number both divides and multiplies the fraction by that number, and, therefore, docs not alter its value.
Página 27 - An angle less than a right angle is called an acute angle; an angle greater than a right angle and less than two right angles is called an obtuse angle.
Página 33 - WEIGHTS. 10 milligrammes = 1 centigramme. 10 centigrammes = 1 decigramme. 10 decigrammes = 1 gramme. 10 grammes = 1 decagramme. 10 decagrammes = 1 hectogramme. 10 hectogrammes = 1 kilogramme. 10 kilogrammes = 1 myriagramme.
Página 159 - In any proportion, the product of the means is equal to the product of the extremes.
Página 22 - I, stands for one ; V, for five ; X, for ten; L, for fifty ; C, for one hundred ; D, for five hundred ; and M, for one thousand.