# Introduction to the National Arithmetic, on the Inductive System: Combining the Analytic and Synthetic Methods; in which the Principles of the Science are Fully Explained and Illustrated

Robert S. Davis & Company, 1876 - 330 Seiten

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### Inhalt

 Definitions 7 Exercises in French Numeration 12 Contractions in Multiplication 37 United States Money 69 COMPOUND NUMBERS 82 Cloth Measure 89 Cubic or Solid Measure 96 PROPERTIES OF NUMBERS 130 Reduction 145
 Percentage 194 Partial Payments 205 Compound Interest 212 Commission Brokerage and Stocks 218 Assessment of Taxes 227 Ratio 237 Government Securities 258 Addition and Subtraction 266

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Seite 145 - RULE. — Multiply all the numerators together for a new numerator, and all the denominators for a new denominator.
Seite 98 - LIQUID MEASURE 4 gills (gi.) = 1 pint (pt.) 2 pints = 1 quart (qt...
Seite 46 - The Dividend is the number to be divided. The Divisor is the number by which we divide.
Seite 158 - Multiply the numerators together for a new numerator, and the denominators together for a new denominator.
Seite 143 - To reduce a mixed number to an improper fraction. RULE. — Multiply the whole number by the denominator of...
Seite 46 - It shows that the number before it is to be divided by the number after it Thus 6 -i- 2 = 3 is read, 6 divided by 2 is equal to 3.
Seite 277 - The square of the hypothenuse is equal to the sum of the squares of the other two sides ; as, 5033 402+302.
Seite 56 - RULE. — Cut off• the ciphers from the divisor, and the same number of figures from the right of the dividend. Then divide the remaining figures of the dividend by the remaining figures of the divisor. 57. How do you divide by 10?
Seite 189 - When a decimal number is to be divided by 10, 100, 1000, &c., remove the decimal point as many places to the left as there are ciphers in the divisor, and if there be not figures enough in the number, prefix ciphers.
Seite 155 - Multiplication is the process of taking one number as many times as there are units in another.