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The Principles of Arithmetic and Their Application to Business Explained
Alexander Trotter,Alexander Ingram
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acres added allowed amount ANSWERS ARITHMETIC Bought called carry cent ciphers CLASSES cloth common compound containing cost cubic decimal denominator difference Divide dividend Division divisor Edinburgh Edition English equal Exercises express feet figures Find four fraction French gain gallons gals GEOGRAPHY given giving grains GRAMMAR greater guineas hence HISTORY hundred inches insured interest less MEASURE miles months Multiply NOTE ounces paid persons piece pounds practical present Proportion quarters Questions quotient receive Reduce remainder rent root RULE School selling share shillings side Simple sold square sterling subtract sugar System Tables third thousand tons unit Vocabulary weeks weight whole write yards
Page 9 - A Dictionary of the English Language, containing the Pronunciation, Etymology, and Explanation of all Words authorized by Eminent Writers. To which are added, a Vocabulary of the Roots of English Words, and an accented list of Greek, Latin, and Scripture Proper Names. By ALEXANDER REID, LL.D., late Head Master of the Edinburgh Institution.
Page 12 - DR REID'S OUTLINE OF SACRED GEOGRAPHY. 6d. This little work is a manual of Scripture Geography for young persons. It is designed to communicate such a knowledge of the places mentioned in holy writ as will enable children more clearly to understand the sacred narrative. It contains references to the passages of Scripture in which the most remarkable places are mentioned, notes chiefly historical and descriptive, and a Map of the Holy Land in provinces and tribes.
Page 11 - An Abstract of General Geography, comprehending a more minute Description of the British Empire, and of Palestine or the Holy Land, etc. With numerous Exercises. For Junior Classes. By JOHN WHITE, FEIS, late Teacher, Edinburgh. Carefully Revised and Enlarged.
Page 21 - Critical Remarks, in which the various Methods of Pronouncing employed by different Authors are investigated and compared with each other.
Page 115 - Multiply each debt by its term of credit, and divide the sum of the products by the sum of the debts. The quotient will be the average term of credit.
Page 10 - Household Economy. A MANUAL intended for Female Training Colleges, and the Senior Class of Girls' Schools. By MARGARET MARIA GORDON (Miss Brewster), Author of " Work, or Plenty to do and how to do it,
Page 70 - To reduce an improper fraction to a whole or mixed number, — RULE : Divide the numerator by the denominator ; the quotient will be the whole or mixed number.
Page 21 - Surenne's Pronouncing French Primer. Containing the Principles of French Pronunciation, a Vocabulary of easy and familiar Words, and a Selection of Phrases. Is. 6d. stiff wrapper. Surenne's Moliere's L'Avare : Come'die.
Page 21 - Traveller's COMPANION. Containing an Introduction to French Pronunciation ; a Copious Vocabulary ; a very complete Series of Dialogues on Topics of Every-day Life; Dialogues on the Principal Continental Tours, and on the Objects of Interest in Paris; with Models of Epistolary Correspondence.
Page 12 - The names of places are accented, and accompanied with short descriptions, and occasionally with the mention of some remarkable event. To the several countries are appended notices of their physical geography, productions, government, and religion ; concluding with an outline of sacred geography, problems on the use of the globes, and directions for the construction of maps.