# The National Arithmetic on the Inductive System: Combining the Analytic and Synthetic Methods Forming a Complete Course of Higher Arithmetic

Robert S. Davis & Company, 1858 - 444 páginas

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### Contenido

 Bills 83 NOTATION 111 French Numeration 119 GENERAL PRINCIPLES 129 Prime Numbers 139 Division of United States 161 DECIMAL FRACTIONS 197
 CIRCULATING DECIMALS 217 CONTINUED FRACTIONS 227 PROPORTION 237 PERCENTAGE 251 PARTNERSHIP OR COMPA 308 EQUATION OF PAYMENTS 320

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Página 320 - B. \$380, to be paid as follows: \$100 in 6 months, \$120 in 7 months, and \$160 in 10 months. What is the equated time for the payment of the whole ? Ans.
Página 44 - The Dividend is the number to be divided. The Divisor is the number by which we divide.
Página 44 - ... is divided. When the dividend does not contain the divisor an exact number of times, the excess is called a remainder, and may be regarded as a fourth term in the division.
Página 100 - LIQUID MEASURE 4 gills (gi.) = 1 pint (pt.) 2 pints = 1 quart (qt...
Página 320 - B \$ 600, of which \$ 200 is to be paid at the present time, 200 in 4 months, and 200 in 8 months ; what is the equated time for the payment of the whole ? Ans.
Página 158 - RULE. Multiply all the numerators together for a new numerator, and all the denominators for a new denominator: then reduce the new fraction to its lowest terms.
Página 427 - A Circle is a plane figure bounded by a curved line called a circumference, every point of which is equally distant from a point within called the centre.
Página 204 - To multiply a decimal by 10, 100, 1000, &c., remove the decimal point as many places to the right as there are ciphers in the multiplier ; and if there be not places enough in the number, annex ciphers.
Página 149 - The least common multiple of two or more numbers is the least number that- can be divided by each of them without a remainder ; thus 30 is the least common multiple of 10 and 15.
Página 105 - Thirty days hath September, April, June, and November ; And all the rest have thirty-one, Save February, which alone Hath twenty-eight ; and this, in fine, One year in four hath twenty-nine.