An Intellectual Arithmetic: Upon the Inductive Method with an Introduction to Written Arithmetic

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Thompson, Bigelow & Brown, 1870 - Arithmetic - 176 pages
 

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Page 100 - 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 64 - There is an orchard consisting of 8 rows of trees, having 12 trees in each row ; how many trees are there in the orchard ? 4.
Page 171 - The number to be divided is called the dividend. The number by which we divide is called the divisor. The number which shows how many times the divisor is contained in the dividend is called the quotient.
Page 95 - TABLE. 16 Drams (dr.) make 1 Ounce, marked oz. 16 Ounces " 1 Pound, " Ib. 25 Pounds " 1 Quarter, " qr. 4 Quarters " 1 Hundred Weight. " cwt. 20 Hundred Weight " 1 Ton,
Page 64 - Two men depart from the same place, and travel in opposite directions, one at the rate of...
Page 65 - If 4 men can do a piece of work in 6 days, in how many days can 3 men do twice as much work ? 15.
Page 171 - DIVISION we find how many times one number is contained in another. The number to be divided, is called the DIVIDEND ; the number by which to divide is called the DIVISOR; the number of times the dividend contains the divisor is called the QUOTIENT.
Page 133 - J of $ ? 35. A man owning of a ship, sold ^ of his share ; what part of the whole ship did he sell ? What part had he left?
Page 95 - TABLE. 16 drams, dr. make 1 ounce, marked oz. 16 ounces - - 1 pound, - Ib. 25 pounds - - 1 quarter, - qr. 4 quarters - - 1 hundred weight, cwt. 20 hundred weight 1 ton, - - T.

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