# Hopkins and Underwood's Arithmetic: Book One-two, Book 2

Macmillan, 1912 - Arithmetic

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### Contents

 CHAPTER 1 NOTATION OF DECIMAL FRACTIONS 7 SUBTRACTION 14 DIVISION 22 BILLS OF GOODS 30 GREATEST COMMON Divisor 37 DECIMALS 59 PERCENTAGE 79
 SOLUTION OF PROBLEMS 168 REVIEW 174 CHAPTER III 180 GENERAL REVIEW BY TOPICS Continued PAGE 194 THE LANGUAGE OF MATHEMATICS Ratio PROPORTION 209 Partnership 229 INTEREST 238 EXCHANGE 262

 CHAPTER II 85 COMPOUND QUANTITIES Continued PAGE 107 MEASUREMENTS 113 MISCELLANEOUS EXERCISES 130 PERCENTAGE 137 PROFIT AND Loss 145 COMMERCIAL DISCOUNTS 152 INTEREST 160
 STOCKS 272 CUSTOMS AND DUTIES 279 INVOLUTION 282 AREAS OF PLANE TRIANGLES 295 SURFACES OF THE PRISM PYRAMID CYLINDER CONE 306 MEASURE OF TEMPERATURE 313 MISCELLANEOUS EXAMPLES 324 Copyright

### Popular passages

Page 89 - LIQUID MEASURE 4 gills (gi.) = 1 pint (pt.) 2 pints = 1 quart (qt.) 4 quarts = 1 gallon (gal...
Page 90 - TIME 60 seconds (sec.) = 1 minute (min.) 60 minutes =1 hour (hr.) 24...
Page 220 - The first and fourth terms of a proportion are called the extremes, and the second and third terms are called the means, of the proportion.
Page 287 - The square of the sum of two numbers is equal to the square of the first, plus twice the product of the first by the second, plus the square of the second.
Page 92 - Each degree is divided into 60 equal parts called minutes, and each minute into 60 equal parts called seconds.
Page 314 - The volumes of similar solids are to each other as the cubes of their like dimensions.
Page 319 - The entire metric system of weights and measures is based upon a fundamental nnit called a meter, which is the ten-millionth part of the distance from the equator to the pole, and is the principal unit of linear measure.
Page 295 - ... the square on the hypothenuse is equal to the sum of the squares on the other two sides.