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TABLE. 12 inches (in.) = 1 foot, ft. 3 feet = 1 yard, yd. 5£ yards, or 16£ feet = 1 rod, rd. 40 rods = 1 furlong, fur.
The Elementary Arithmetic: Oral and Written - Page 162
by Albert Newton Raub - 1894 - 192 pages

Arithmetical Examples

Daniel W. Fish - Arithmetic - 1871 - 300 pages
...Measure, is used in measuring lines or distances. TABLE. 12 inches (in.) make 1 foot, ft. 3 feet " lyard, yd. 5£ yards, or 16£ feet, " 1 rod, rd. 40 rods " 1 furlong, fur. 8 furlongs, or 320 rods, " 1 statute mile, mi. UNIT EQUIVALENTS. mi. far. rd. yd. ft. in. 1 =: 8 = 320 = 1760 =...

Common School Arithmetic on the Analytic System: With an Appendix of the ...

Shelton Palmer Sanford - Arithmetic - 1872 - 404 pages
...168. LONG MEASURE. TABLE. 12 inches (in.) make 1 foot, ft. 3 feet " 1 yard, yd. 5J yards " 1 rod, r. 40 rods " 1 furlong, fur. 8 furlongs " 1 mile, mi. 3 miles " 1 league, L. LONG MEASURE, frequently called LINEAR MEASURE, is used in measuring lengths, distances and heights....

The Illustrative Practical Arithmetic ...

George Augustus Walton - Arithmetic - 1873 - 348 pages
...and line. These are the units of LONG MEASURE. TABLK. 12 lines (1.) = 1 inch, marked in. 12 inches = 1 foot, " ft. 3 feet = 1 yard, " yd. 5 \$ yards or 16£ feet = 1 rod, " r. or rd. 320 rods or 5280 feet 1 mile, 69J miles nearly = 1 degree (°) of longitude at the equator....

A Mental Arithmetic, on the Inductive Plan: Being an Advanced Intellectual ...

Benjamin Greenleaf - Mental arithmetic - 1874 - 188 pages
...cents a pound ? LESSON XXI. TABLE OP LINEAR, OK LONG MEASURE. 1 2 Inches (in.) make 1 Foot, marked ft. 3 Feet " 1 Yard, " yd. 5£ Yards, or 16£ feet, " 1 Rod or Pole, " rd. 40 Rods " 1 Furlong, " fur. 8 Furlongs, or 320 rods, " 1 Mile, " m. 3 Miles " 1 League,...

A Higher Arithmetic

George Payn Quackenbos - Arithmetic - 1874 - 444 pages
...the inch. 1 Inch. TABLE. 12 inches (in.) make 1 foot, .... ft. 3 feet, 1 yard, .... yd. 5J- yards, 1 rod, . . . . rd. 40 rods, 1 furlong, . . . fur. 8 furlongs, 1 mile, .... mi. Construct from the above, and memorize, a Table of equivalents. The standard unit of measure in the...

Robinson's Progressive Intellectual Arithmetic: On the Inductive Plan ...

Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1875 - 180 pages
...cents a pound, or 3 tons of hay at 50 cents a cwt, ? 39. TABLE OF LONG MEASURE. 12 inches (in.) make 1 foot, ft. 3 feet "1 yard, yd. 5£ yards, or 16¿-..." 1 rod, rd. 40 rods " 1 furlong, fur. 8 furlongs, or 320 rods, " 1 mile, . mi. 3 miles " 1 league, lea. 69¿ miles " 1 degree, deg. or °. 360 degrees...

New Practical Arithmetic: In which the Science and Its Applications are ...

Henry Bartlett Maglathlin - Arithmetic - 1875 - 346 pages
...Long Measure is used in estimating distances and the length of articles. Tatole. 12 inches (in.) are 1 foot, ft. 3 feet, 1 yard, yd. 5£ yards, or 16 J ft. 1 rod, rd. 320 rods, 1 common mile, m. Also, 40 rods are 1 furlong (fur.) ; 8 furlongs 1 mile....

The Elementary Arithmetic: Oral and Written

Albert Newton Raub - Arithmetic - 1877 - 176 pages
...chain weighing 1 oz. 3 dwt worth, at 90 cts. a pennyweight ? Ans. \$20.70. 8. How many grains in Ц Ib. Troy ? Ans. 37440. 9. How many grains in 6£ Ib....furlongs = 1 mile, mi. 3 miles = 1 league, lea. 1 mi. = 8 fur. = 320 rd. = 1760 yd. = 5280 ft. = 63360 in. The inch is usually divided into halves, quarters,...