# Myers Arithmetic for Grammar Schools

Scott, Foremman, 1912 - Arithmetic - 402 pages

### Contents

 PART I 13 ADDITION 21 MULTIPLICATION 33 DIVISION 46 REVIEW OF FUNDAMENTAL PROCESSES 61 COMMON FRACTIONS 70 REVIEW PROBLEMS 101 DECIMAL FRACTIONS 137
 GENERAL REVIEW 289 PART IV 301 MODELING SOLIDS 310 ANGLES AND ARCS 319 MEASUREMENT 322 LONGITUDE AND TIME 326 MENSURATION 332 SQUARE AND CUBE ROOTS 353

 COMPOUND DENOMINATE NUMBERS 164 THE METRIC SYSTEM 180 DECIMALS LEADING TO PERCENTAGE 186 PERCENTAGE LEADING TO INTEREST 197 PART III 207 PERCENTAGE 251 INTEREST 274
 RATIO AND PROPORTION 363 APPLICATIONS OF PERCENTAGE AND INTEREST 369 107 377 PROBLEMS FOR GENERAL REVIEW 385 117 399 Copyright

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Page 165 - SQUARE MEASURE 144 square inches (sq. in.) = 1 square foot (sq. ft.) 9 square feet — 1 square yard (sq. yd.) 30^ square yards = 1 square rod (sq. rd.) 160 square rods = 1 acre (A.) 640 acres = 1 square mile (sq.
Page 182 - Measures of Weight 10 milligrams (mg) =1 centigram eg 10 centigrams =1 decigram dg 10 decigrams =1 gram g 10 grams =1 dekagram Dg...
Page 165 - CUBIC MEASURE 1728 cubic inches (cu. in.) = 1 cubic foot (cu. ft.) 27 cubic feet = 1 cubic yard (cu. yd.) 128 cubic feet = 1 cord (cd...
Page 166 - TIME 60 seconds (sec.) = 1 minute (min.) 60 minutes =1 hour (hr.) 24...
Page 359 - Consequently, a stra1ght line drawn from the vertex of an isosceles triangle to the middle of the base, bisects the angle at the vertex, and is perpendicular to the base.
Page 182 - Measures of Capacity 10 milliliters (ml) =1 centiliter cl 10 centiliters =1 deciliter dl 10 deciliters =1 liter 1 10 liters =1 dekaliter Dl 10 dekaliters =1 hektoliter HI 10 hektoliters =1 kiloliter Kl NOTE — The liter is equal to the volume occupied by 1 cubic decimeter.
Page 180 - Metric system. The metric system is a decimal system of weights and measures based on the meter.
Page 90 - The product of two or more fractions is a fraction whose numerator is the product of the numerators of the given fractions and whose denominator is the product of the denominators of the given fractions.
Page 141 - A decimal fraction, or decimal, is a fraction whose denominator is 10, 100, 1000, or some power of ten, in which the denominator is not written but is indicated by the position of the decimal point. A power of 10 is a number obtained by using 10 as a factor any number of times.
Page 382 - The United States Rule of Partial Payments," which has been made the legal rule by a decision of the Supreme Court of the United States: RULE. — Find the amount of the principal to the time when the payment or the sum of the payments equals or exceeds the interest due; subtract from this amount the payment or the sum of the payments.