# The Progressive Higher Arithmetic: For Schools, Academies, and Mercantile Colleges : Forming a Complete Treatise on Arithmetical Science, and Its Commercial and Business Applications

Ivison, Blakeman, Taylor & Company, 1875 - 456 páginas

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### Contenido

 tion 27 PROPERTIES OF NUMBERS 65 117 72 Factor Table 73 DECIMALS 117 UNITED STATES MONEY 145 COMPOUND NUMBERS 164 330 170
 Equation of Payments 352 I 360 Partnership 364 ALLIGATION 370 INVOLUTION 379 Contracted Method 386 Contracted Method 392 Geometrical Progression 403

 DUODECIMALS 227 Partial Payments or Indorsements 314 Compound Interest 321 Discount 327 Exchange 333 Direct Exchange 339
 MISCELLANEOUS EXAMPLES 414 MENSURATION 421 D 435 Spheres 441 Boards and Timber 448

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Página 171 - DRY MEASURE 2 pints (pt.) = 1 quart (qt.) 8 quarts =1 peck (pk.) 4 pecks = 1 bushel (bu...
Página 341 - That the value of foreign coin as expressed in the money of account of the United States shall be that of the pure metal of such coin of standard value...
Página 424 - RULE, from half the sum of the three sides subtract each side separately ; multiply the half-sum and the three remainders together ; the square root of the product is the area.
Página 353 - Multiply each payment by its term of credit, and divide the sum of the products by the sum of the payments ; the quotient will be the average term of credit.
Página 169 - 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...
Página 435 - A cylinder is conceived to be generated by the revolution of a rectangle about one of its sides as an axis.
Página 145 - MONEY. 10 mills = 1 cent. 10 cents = 1 dime. 10 dimes = 1 dollar. 10 dollars = 1 eagle.
Página 170 - LIQUID MEASURE 4 gills (gi.) = 1 pint (pt.) 2 pints = 1 quart (qt...
Página 441 - The volumes of similar solids are to each other as the cubes of their like dimensions.
Página 401 - RULE. Divide the difference of the extremes by the common difference, and add 1 to the quotient. EXAMPLES. 1. The extremes are 7 and 43, and the common difference is 4 ; what is the number of terms ? Ans.