## The Youth's Assistant in Theoretic and Practical Arithmetic: Designed for the Use of Schools in the United States |

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448 28 4 quarters at i hundred , cwt . | | 28672 1792 112 20 hundred " 1 ton , ton .

| | 573440 35840 2240 80 20 Measures . * VII . LONG MEASURE . | 3 barley

corns make 1

448 28 4 quarters at i hundred , cwt . | | 28672 1792 112 20 hundred " 1 ton , ton .

| | 573440 35840 2240 80 20 Measures . * VII . LONG MEASURE . | 3 barley

corns make 1

**inch**, in . llin . 12 ft . lyds . / rds . fur . lmi . 112**inches**« 1 foot , i ft . Page 123

lected , are so many 12ths of a foot , | 11

foot is lineal , square ,

900ft .

**Inches**, it will be recol . In à platiorm , which is in a platform , which is 37 feetlected , are so many 12ths of a foot , | 11

**inches**long , and 23 feet 9 whether thefoot is lineal , square ,

**inches**broad ? or solid . Oin , in the above answer Ans .900ft .

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What is the area of the the surface of a globe whose surface of a cannon shot ,

diameter is 14

Ans . 3 . 1416 iaches . 44x14616 , Ans . I 4 . How many square

many ...

What is the area of the the surface of a globe whose surface of a cannon shot ,

diameter is 14

**inches**, and cir - | whose diameter is 1**inch**? cumference 44 ?Ans . 3 . 1416 iaches . 44x14616 , Ans . I 4 . How many square

**inches**2 . Howmany ...

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If the diameter of the axle be 6

weight applied to the wheel will balance 1268 lb . on the axle ? 48 : 6 : : 1268 :

158 lb . Ans . d . 2 . If the diameter of the wheel be 50

5 ...

If the diameter of the axle be 6

**inches**, and that of the wheel be 48**inches**, whatweight applied to the wheel will balance 1268 lb . on the axle ? 48 : 6 : : 1268 :

158 lb . Ans . d . 2 . If the diameter of the wheel be 50

**inches**, and that of the axle5 ...

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I have a square stick of timber 18

timber in it , provided it be 8

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I have a square stick of timber 18

**inches**by 14 , hut one with a third part of thetimber in it , provided it be 8

**inches**deep , will serve ; low wide will it be ? Ans .104

**inches**. 32 . There are 4 spheres , each 4**inches**in diameter , lying so as to ...### What people are saying - Write a review

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Page 82 - Multiply each payment by its term of credit, and divide the sum of the products by the sum of the payments ; the quotient will be the average term of credit.

Page 89 - The greatest common divisor of two or more numbers, is the greatest number which will divide them without a remainder. Thus 6 is the greatest common divisor of 12, 18, 24, and 30.

Page 118 - PROBLEM II. The first term, the last term, and the number of terms given, to find the common difference. RULE. — Divide the difference of the extremes by the number of terms less 1 , and the quotient will be the common diffcrenct.

Page 111 - Subtract the square number from the left hand period, and to the remainder bring down the next period for a dividend. III. Double the root already found for a divisor ; seek how many times the divisor is contained in the dividend...

Page 94 - It will be seen that we multiply the denominator of the dividend by the numerator of the divisor for the denominator of the quotient, and the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor for the numerator of the quotient.

Page 120 - Add together the most convenient indices to make an index less by 1 than the number expressing the place of the term sought. 3. Multiply the terms of the geometrical series together belonging to those indices, and make the product a dividend. 4. Raise...

Page 115 - Multiply the divisor, thus augmented, by the last figure of the root, and subtract the product from the dividend, and to the remainder bring down the next period for a new dividend.

Page 31 - RULE. Divide as in whole numbers, and from the right hand of the quotient point off as many places for decimals as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor.

Page 2 - Los números cardinales 0: zero 1: one 2: two 3: three 4: four 5: five 6: six 7: seven 8: eight 9: nine 10: ten 11: eleven 12: twelve 13: thirteen 14: fourteen 15: fifteen 16: sixteen 17: seventeen 18: eighteen 19: nineteen 20: twenty...

Page 93 - Multiply the numerators together for a new numerator, and the denominators together for a new denominator.