# Robinson's Progressive Practical Arithmetic: Containing the Theory of Numbers in Connection with Concise Analytic and Synthetic Methods of Solution ...

American Book Company, 1888

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### Inhalt

 DEFINITIONS 7 NUMERATION TABLE 66 SUBTRACTION 73 MULTIPLICATION 79 DEFINITIONS 89 ADDITION OF FRACTIONS 104 DECIMALS 116 ADDITION OF DECIMALS 124
 REDUCTION 174 ErGLISH MONEY 182 LONG MEASURE 188 TIME 195 COUNTING PAPER BOOKS ETC 173 PROMISCUOUS EXAMPLES 202 DEFINITIONS 212 UNITED STATES SECURITIES 220 PROFIT AND Loss 227

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Seite 351 - 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 48 - Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another.
Seite 167 - LIQUID MEASURE 4 gills (gi.) = 1 pint (pt.) 2 pints = 1 quart (qt...
Seite 201 - Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor, and write the result as the first term of the quotient. Multiply the whole divisor by the first term of the quotient, and subtract the product from the dividend.
Seite 161 - Square Measure 144 square inches (sq. in.) = 1 square foot (sq. ft.) 9 square feet = 1 square yard (sq. yd.) 30j square yards = 1 square rod (sq. rd.) 160 square rods = 1 acre (A.) 640 acres = 1 square mile (sq.
Seite 171 - 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.
Seite 73 - The Greatest Common Divisor of two or more numbers is the greatest number that will exactly divide each of them.
Seite 155 - 1 Quarter, " qr. 4 Quarters " 1 Hundred-weight, " cwt. 20 Cwt. = 2240 Ib. " 1 Ton,
Seite 169 - DRY MEASURE 2 pints (pt.) = 1 quart (qt.) 8 quarts =1 peck (pk.) 4 pecks = 1 bushel (bu...
Seite 326 - 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.