## Myers Arithmetic for Elementary Schools |

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1-fourth 1-third 11 less 15 cents 50 cents apples baking powder barrel bill black pepper bought BUILDING TABLE bushels butter cents a pound cents a quart cherries contains cubic inches cups dimes divided dollars dots less earn eggs equals feet long feet wide figure filling the blanks Find the cost fingers five flour foot foot-rules four fourth gain gallons geraniums girls Graham flour grocer hour hundredweight inches long inches wide ivory soap Java coffee kites layers leaves little chickadees marks measure miles minutes months Multiply nickels oblong one-half one-inch cubes one-third orally ounces packages pair paper pecks pencils pens picture pieces pints problem quarters quarts of milk Read receive rectangle rows sell Show sold square feet square inches square yards star sticks are needed Subtract sugar tents third triangle week weight window Write Xare yards long

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Page 265 - 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 141 - ... is open from 8 o'clock in the morning until 5 o'clock in the afternoon.

Page 265 - LIQUID MEASURE. DRY MEASURE. 4 gills (gi.) = 1 pint (pt.). 2 pints (pt.) = 1 quart (qt.). 2 pints = 1 quart (qt.

Page 156 - How many tens of blocks are there in B ? in C ? in D? in E? in F? in G? in H? in I? 3. The name given to 2 tens is — ; to 3 tens is — ; to 4 tens is — ; to 5 tens is — ; to 6 tens is — ; to 7 tens is — ; to 8 tens is — ; to 9 tens is — ; to 10 tens is — . 4. Write twenty: thirty: forty: fifty: sixty. 5. Write seventy; eighty: ninety: one hundred. 6. Count by 10's...

Page 224 - J50 60 70 80 37 49 54 124 272 234 563 200 300 400 500 600 700 800 8. What will 40 tons of hay cost at $18 a ton? 9. A bushel of wheat weighs 60 pounds. What is the weight of 231 bushels? 10. If a train goes at the rate of 40 miles an hour, how far will it go in 24 hours? 11. How many times will a clock strike in 30 days, if it strikes 156 times each day?

Page 265 - Dry Measure 2 pints (pt.) =1 quart (qt.) 8 quarts = 1 peck (pk.) 4 pecks = 1 bushel (bu.) 2150.42 cu.

Page 265 - 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 116 - There are twenty-four sheets of paper in a quire. How many sheets are there in five quires?

Page 122 - How many marbles did each boy have? 7. One fall a boy watched 4 squirrels store acorns in a hollow tree. The next winter the tree was cut down and 288 acorns were found in it. If each squirrel carried the same number, how many acorns did one carry? 1. How many 2-cent stamps can be bought for $5.76? 2. At 3 cents a yard, how many yards of ribbon can be bought for $4.05? 3. Five boys have an equal share in 640 marbles.