## A Complete Arithmetic: With Oral and Written Exercises |

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**paid**$ 650 for a lot , on which he built a house for $ 5785 , the fence around the lot cost $ 167 , the pavement cost $ 243 , and the plumbing cost $ 315 . He sold the property and cleared $ 1200 ; what did he receive for it ? 15. The ... Page 25

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**paid**16 cents for . ribbon ; what did she pay for a If 7 cents less ? If 8 cents less ? make 12 ? 11 ? collar if it cost 9 cents less ? 5. What number must you add to 5 to 13 ? 14 ? 6. What number must you add to 9 to make 13 ? 14 ? 18 ... Page 31

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**paid**for re- pairs ; it was afterward sold for $ 3750 ; what was the gain ? 9. A teacher's salary is $ 1500 a year ...**paid**$ 221 rent , $ 75 for labor , and $ 163 for other expenses ; how much did he save ? 11. A**paid**$ 8000 for ... Page 32

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**paid**for teachers ' salaries during the year 1892 , $ 1,738,637.25 , for school buildings $ 574,845.31 , and for fuel , etc. $ 351,126.05 ; how much more did the city pay for teachers ' salaries than for buildings and fuel ? 14. The ... Page 55

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**paid**$ 27144 for a farm , at the rate of 15 acres for $ 3510 ; how many acres did he buy ? 12. If 8 acres of land cost $ 656 , what will 35 acres cost at $ 4 more an acre ? 13. If 16 horses cost $ 1952 , what will 22 horses cost at $ 6 ...### Other editions - View all

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Page 32 - DIVISION is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another, or of finding one of the equal parts of a number.

Page 145 - A circle is a plane figure bounded by a curved line, every point of which is equally distant from a point within called the center.

Page 21 - Multiplication is the process of taking one number as many times as there are units in another.

Page 115 - LENGTH 12 inches (in.) = 1 foot (ft.) 3 feet = 1 yard (yd.) 5| yards = 1 rod (rd.) 320 rods = 1 mile (mi.) 1 mile = 1,760 yd.

Page 245 - A sphere is a solid bounded by a curved surface, every point of which is equally distant from a point within called the center.

Page 112 - TABLE. 10 Mills (m.) = 1 Cent . . ct. 10 Cents = 1 Dime . . d. 10 Dimes = 1 Dollar . $. 10 Dollars = 1 Eagle . E.

Page 118 - Liquid Measure 4 gills (gi.) = 1 pint (pt.) 2 pints = 1 quart (qt.) 4 quarts = 1 gallon (gal...

Page 212 - In any proportion, the product of the means is equal to the product of the extremes.

Page 121 - For the purpose of measuring angles, the circumference is divided into 360 equal parts, called degrees ; each degree into 60 equal parts, called minutes ; each minute into 60 equal parts called seconds.

Page 114 - TROY WEIGHT. 24 grains (gr.) 1 pennyweight (pwt.) 20 pennyweights, 1 ounce (oz.) 12 ounces ... 1 pound (Ib.) Troy weight is used in weighing gold, silver, precious stones, etc. APOTHECARIES