## Sight Arithmetic |

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11. When a yard of moulding costs 15 cents , what is the price of 12 feet ? 12.

Take 3 , add 2 , multiply by 4 , divide by 5 , take half that number , multiply by 7 ,

subtract 2 , multiply by 6 , divide by 8. What is the

...

11. When a yard of moulding costs 15 cents , what is the price of 12 feet ? 12.

Take 3 , add 2 , multiply by 4 , divide by 5 , take half that number , multiply by 7 ,

subtract 2 , multiply by 6 , divide by 8. What is the

**result**? 13. Henry sold a dozen...

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Take 5 , multiply by 5 , subtract 1 , divide one quarter of the

by 10 , add 8 , divide by 7. What is the

multiply by 3 , divide by 9 , multiply by 10 , subtract 5 , divide by 7 , multiply by 8 ,

add 9 ...

Take 5 , multiply by 5 , subtract 1 , divide one quarter of the

**result**by 3 , multiplyby 10 , add 8 , divide by 7. What is the

**result**? 15. To one fifth of 10 add 10 ,multiply by 3 , divide by 9 , multiply by 10 , subtract 5 , divide by 7 , multiply by 8 ,

add 9 ...

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Take half of 8 , multiply by 10 , subtract 4 , divide by 12 , add 7 , multiply by 10 ,

subtract 4 , divide by 8 , multiply by 2 , subtract twice 10 from the

20. To one third of 15 add one half of 10 , add 2 , multiply by 5 , add 12 , add 3 ...

Take half of 8 , multiply by 10 , subtract 4 , divide by 12 , add 7 , multiply by 10 ,

subtract 4 , divide by 8 , multiply by 2 , subtract twice 10 from the

**result**. Answer ?20. To one third of 15 add one half of 10 , add 2 , multiply by 5 , add 12 , add 3 ...

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Take 3 , multiply by 11 , add 7 , subtract 8 , divide by 4 , multiply half that

7 , add 7 , divide by 5 , add twice 4 , divide by 3. Answer ? 33 . Multiply half of 6

by a quarter of 16 and take one third of 15 from the

...

Take 3 , multiply by 11 , add 7 , subtract 8 , divide by 4 , multiply half that

**result**by7 , add 7 , divide by 5 , add twice 4 , divide by 3. Answer ? 33 . Multiply half of 6

by a quarter of 16 and take one third of 15 from the

**result**. Answer ? 34. Take 10...

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What is 0.8 of the

days can 6 men do the same piece of work ? 8. Mary having 65 cents bought a

dozen pencils and had 5 cents left . What did she pay for each pencil ? 9. A

dealer ...

What is 0.8 of the

**result**? 7. If 12 men do a piece of work in 6 days , in how manydays can 6 men do the same piece of work ? 8. Mary having 65 cents bought a

dozen pencils and had 5 cents left . What did she pay for each pencil ? 9. A

dealer ...

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Page 123 - Square Measure 144 square inches (sq. in.) = 1 square foot (sq. ft.) 9 square feet = 1 square yard (sq. yd.) 30| square yards — 1 square rod (sq. rd.) 160 square rods = 1 acre (A.) 640 acres = 1 square mile (sq.

Page 103 - A circle is a plane figure bounded by a curved line, called the circumference, every point of which is equally distant from a point within called the center.

Page 123 - SQUARE MEASURE 144 square inches (sq. in.) = 1 square foot (sq. ft.) 9 square feet — 1 square yard (sq.

Page 125 - Thirty days hath September, April. June, and November; All the rest have thirty.one, Save February, which alone Hath twenty.eight; and one day more We add to it one year in four.

Page 125 - Time. 60 seconds (S.) make 1 minute, marked M. 60 minutes, 1 hour, h. 24 hours, 1 day, d. 7 days, . 1 week, w. 4 weeks, 1 month, mo. 13 months, 1 day and 6 hours, 1 Julian year, yr. Thirty days hath September, April, June and November ; February twenty-eight alone, all the rest have thirtyone.

Page 124 - LIQUID MEASURE 4 gills (gi.) = 1 pint (pt.) 2 pints = 1 quart (qt...

Page 141 - If two men start from the same place, and travel in opposite directions, the one traveling at the rate of 3 miles an hour, and the other at the rate of 4 miles an hour, how far apart will they be at the end of 5 hours ? 11.

Page 106 - The surface of a sphere is equal to the product of its diameter by the circumference of a great circle.

Page 114 - If 6 men can do a piece of work in 12 days, how long will it take...

Page 123 - SOLID OR CUBIC MEASURE. 1728 cubic inches (cu. in. ) = 1 cubic foot (cu. ft.). 27 cubic feet = 1 cubic yard (cu. yd.). WOOD MEASURE. 16 cubic feet = 1 cord foot (cd. ft.).