A.S. Barnes & Company, 1844 - 340 Seiten

### Inhalt

 NUMERATION and Notation Page 2128 21 Addition of Simple Numbers 28 Subtraction of Simple Numbers 3541 35 Applications in Subtraction 41 Applications in Multiplication 5153 51 Proof of Multiplication 6163 61 General Remarks 6869 68 OF FEDERAL MONEY 74
 INTEREST 206 Applications 217 Discount 223224 223 Loss and Gain 225 Equation of Payments 226 Definition of c 233 INVOLUTION 242 Extraction of the Cube Root 248

 Numeration of Federal Money 75 Application in Addition 80 Subtraction of Vulgar Fractions 155157 155 Multiplication of Fractions 157160 157 Division of Fractions 161164 161 Addition of Decimals 169170 170 Applications in the Four Rules 177178 177 RULE OF THREE 183 Proof 188 188 Questions involving Fractions 193194 193 Canada Currency 200
 Different Cases 253256 253 Division of Denominate Numbers 306308 306 Subtraction of Vulgar Fractions 312 Addition of Decimals 314 Division of Decimals 316 Rule of Three 320 Simple Interest 325 Banking 331 Taxing 334 Custom House Business 338

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Seite 30 - We have seen that multiplying by a whole number is taking the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier.
Seite 73 - Divide the numerator by the denominator. The quotient will be the whole number, and the remainder, if...
Seite 131 - ... then the above obligation to be void ; otherwise to remain in full force and virtue.
Seite 131 - THE CONDITION of the above obligation is such, that if the above bounden James Wilson, his heirs, executors, or administrators, shall well and truly pay or cause to be paid, unto the above named John Pickens, his executors, administrators, or assigns, the just and full sum of Here insert the condition.
Seite 55 - 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 120 - GO days, \$500 to be paid in 120 days, and \$750 to be paid* in 180 days : what is the equated time for the payment of the whole? Ans. 137^| days. 7. A merchant has due him \$1500 ; one-sixth is to be paid in 2 months ; one-third in 3 months ; and the rest in 6 months: what is the equated time for the payment of the whole ? Ans.
Seite 154 - There are 1000 men besieged in a town with provisions for 5 weeks, allowing each man 16 ounces a day. If they are reinforced by 500 more and no relief can be offered till the end of 8 weeks, how many ounces must be given daily to each man ? Ans.
Seite 126 - To find the contents of a cylinder, Multiply the area of the base by the altitude : the product will be the contents.
Seite 55 - The circumference of every circle is supposed to be divided into 360 equal parts, called degrees...