# The Primary Arithmetic: Oral and Written

American Book Company, 1906 - Arithmetic - 256 pages

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Page 239 - ... divided by eight. When read as fractions, the number above the line is called the numerator, and the number below it the denominator. See Section X.
Page 240 - Dry Measure 2 pints (pt.) = 1 quart (qt.) 8 quarts = 1 peck (pk.) 4 pecks = 1 bushel (bu.) A bushel contains 2150.42 cubic inches.
Page 239 - A fraction is one or more of the equal parts of a unit...
Page 237 - Multiplication is the process of taking one number as many times as there are units in another.
Page 235 - IV. =(5-1) = 4. (3) When a letter is placed between two letters, each of greater value, its value is taken from the last letter. XIX .= 10 + (10 — 1) = 19.
Page 238 - The dividend is the number to be divided. The divisor is the number by which we divide. The quotient is the result...
Page 241 - ... times 1 are 9 9 times 2 are 18 9 times 3 are 27 9 times 4 are 36 9 times 5 are 45 9 times 6 are 54 9 times 7 are 63 9 times 8 are 72 9 times 9 are 81 9 times 10 are 90 9 times 11 are 99 9 times 12 are...
Page 239 - A fraction whose numerator is equal to or greater than its denominator is an improper fraction.
Page 241 - In 9 shillings ? 2 times 1 are 2 2 times 2 are 4 2 times 3 are 6 2 times 4 are 8 2 times 5 are 10 2 times 6 are 12 2 times 7 are 14 2 times 8 are 16 2 times 9 are 18 2 times 10 are 20 2 times 11 are 22 2 times 12 are 24...