## Introduction to the National Arithmetic: On the Inductive System : Combining the Analytic and Synthetic Methods with the Cancelling System ... : Designed for Common Schools |

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acres acres of land amount apples barrels of flour Boston Bought bushels CANCELLED cents per lb ciphers circumference common denominator compound interest contains cords of wood cost cube root decimal diameter dividend divisor Duodecillions eight hundred equal farthings feet high feet long feet wide figure following RULE four hundred furlongs gain gallons given number Greenleaf Hence the following hogshead hundred dollars hundred weight improper fractions John least common multiple less lowest denomination lowest terms miles Minuend mixed number molasses multiplicand Multiply NATIONAL ARITHMETIC NOTE OPERATION ounces paid payment pence pounds principal quantity quarts quotient Received one hundred Reduce remainder Required the interest Section Sept seven hundred Sextillions shillings simple fraction sold square feet square rods square root square yards subtract subtrahend third term thousand thousandths tons TROY WEIGHT units VULGAR FRACTIONS whole number write yards of cloth

### Popular passages

Page 35 - Multiply the whole number by the numerator of the fraction, and divide the product by the denominator ; or divide the whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and multiply the quotient by the numerator.

Page 43 - 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 137 - ... 8 months ; what is the equated time for the payment of the whole ? Ans.

Page 150 - Multiply each term in the multiplicand, beginning at the lowest, by the feet of the multiplier, and write each result under its respective term, observing to carry a unit for every 12 from each denomination to its next superior.

Page 147 - ... feet deep ; in how many days of 9 hours each, will 24 men dig a trench of 4 degrees of hardness, and 337£ feet long, 5$ feet wide, and 3£ feet deep ? Ans.

Page 91 - To find the value of a fraction in the known parts of the integer, as of coin, weight, measure, fyc.

Page 158 - CUBE is any number multiplied by its square. To extract the cube root, is to find a number which, being multiplied into its square, shall produce the given number. RULE.

Page 9 - Los números cardinales 0: zero 1: one 2: two 3: three 4: four 5: five 6: six 7: seven 8: eight 9: nine 10: ten 11: eleven 12: twelve 13: thirteen 14: fourteen 15: fifteen 16: sixteen 17: seventeen 18: eighteen 19: nineteen 20: twenty...

Page 159 - Multiply the divisor, thus augmented, by the last figure of the root, and subtract the product from the dividend, and to the remainder bring down the next period for a new dividend.

Page 33 - Subtract this product from the figures above it ; to the remainder bring down the next figure of the dividend, and divide as before, until all the figures of the dividend are brought down.