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

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**sold**eleven pinks for $ 1.10 , forty roses for $ 5 , thirteen lilies for $ 3.25 , and two hundred geraniums for $ 10 ; how many flowers did he sell , and how much money did he receive for them ? 7. A hunter shot 21 pheasants , one ... Page 22

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**sold**the property and cleared $ 1200 ; what did he receive for it ? 15. The number of immigrants coming into the United States in 1882 was 788,992 ; in 1883 , 603,322 ; in 1884 , 518,592 ; in 1885 , 395,346 ; in 1886 , 334,203 ; in 1887 ... Page 28

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**sold**him for $ 385 ; what was his gain ? 2. A farm was bought for $ 8650 , and**sold**for $ 7240 ; what was the loss ? 3. An army went into battle with 5767 men , and came out with only 1422 men ; how many were missing ? 4. A's income for ... Page 31

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**sold**8416 ; how many remained ? 7. A contractor received $ 50000 for building a library , and he expended upon it $ 42,382.75 ; what was his profit ? 8. A house was bought for $ 3325 , $ 125 were paid for re- pairs ; it was afterward**sold**... Page 36

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**sold**9 acres of land at $ 315.25 an acre ; what did he receive for the land ? 7. A firm sells on an average $ 3216.80 worth of goods in a month for 8 months ; how much is**sold**in 8 months ? 8. The distance to the moon is 240,000 miles ...### 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