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 Seiten

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Inhalt

 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 PROPORTION 247 Compound Proportion 253 PERCENTAGE 259 Applications 268 Instalınents Assessments and Dividends 276 Gold Investments 285 Insurance 291

 Greatest Common Divisor 76 Least Common Multiple 82 FRACTIONS 89 Addition 99 Subtraction 101 Division 107 DECIMALS 117 Addition 124 Division 132 Reduction of Circulating Decimals 139 UNITED STATES MONEY 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 Addition 206 Multiplication 214 DUODECIMALS 227 For Multiplication 233
 Taxes 298 Simple Intei est 307 Partial Payments or Indorsements 314 Compound Interest 321 Discount 328 Exchange 337 Arbitrated Exchange 348 Compound Equations 357 Partnership 364 ALLIGATION 370 INVOLUTION 379 Contracted Method 386 Contracted Method 392 SERIES 398 Annuities 408 MISCELLANEOUS EXAMPLES 414 MENSURATION 421 Circles 428 Solids 435 Similar Solids 441 Boards and Timber 448

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Seite 171 - DRY MEASURE 2 pints (pt.) = 1 quart (qt.) 8 quarts =1 peck (pk.) 4 pecks = 1 bushel (bu...
Seite 341 - 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...
Seite 424 - 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.
Seite 353 - 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.
Seite 169 - 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...
Seite 435 - A cylinder is conceived to be generated by the revolution of a rectangle about one of its sides as an axis.
Seite 145 - MONEY. 10 mills = 1 cent. 10 cents = 1 dime. 10 dimes = 1 dollar. 10 dollars = 1 eagle.
Seite 170 - LIQUID MEASURE 4 gills (gi.) = 1 pint (pt.) 2 pints = 1 quart (qt...
Seite 441 - The volumes of similar solids are to each other as the cubes of their like dimensions.
Seite 401 - 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.