| Timothy Walker - Geometry - 1829 - 129 pages
...considered as belonging to arithmetic and algebra. 4. A cord of wood is in the form of a quadrangular prism, **8 feet long, 4 feet wide, and 4 feet high. How many** solid feet does it contain ? 0. If a prism contain 900 solid feet, and if its altitude be 20 feet,... | |
| John M'Nevin - Arithmetic - 1841 - 280 pages
...feet long, ) . . , ,. -• , 4 feet wide, and 4 ft. hig^ § * C0rdofwo0(l. 1. If a pile of wood be 40 **feet long, 4 feet wide, and 4 feet high, how many cords are** therein? Ans. 5 cords. 2. Suppose a pile of wood is 48 feet long, 5 feet wide, and 3£ feet high, how... | |
| John M'Nevin - Arithmetic - 1841 - 280 pages
...feet long, ) , , , ,. 4 feet wide, and 4 ft. high' 1 make l ^rd of wood. 1. If a pile of wood be 40 **feet long, 4 feet wide, and 4 feet high, how many cords are** therein? Ans. 5 cords. 2. Suppose a pile of wood is 48 feet long, 5 feet wide, and 3j feet high, how... | |
| Catharine Esther Beecher - Cooking, American - 1856 - 330 pages
...learn to distinguish each kind by a little attention and instruction. Wood is bought by measurement. **A cord of wood is 8 feet long, 4 feet wide, and 4 feet high.** To know the amount of a load, multiply the length by the breadth, and the product by the height, and... | |
| James Bates Thomson - Arithmetic - 1878 - 168 pages
...plank 4 feet long, 12 inches wide, and \\ inch thick ? 10. How many cubic feet in a pile of wood 16 **feet long, 4 feet wide, and 4 feet high ? How many cords** ? 11. How many feet of wood in a pile 48 feet long, 4 feet wide, and 2 feet high ? How many cords ?... | |
| Edwin Troxell Freedley - Formulas, recipes, etc - 1879 - 373 pages
...contain half the wood there is in a cord of straight and solid logs. Wood is bought by measurement. **A cord of wood is 8 feet long, 4 feet wide, and 4 feet high,** and contains 128 cubic feet. To ascertain the amount of wood in a load, multiply the length by the... | |
| James Baldwin (Ph.D.) - Arithmetic - 1891 - 264 pages
...feet long, 4 feet wide, and 4 feet high. How many cords are in the pile ? 4. He has another pile 4 **feet long, 4 feet wide, and 4 feet high. How many cords** ? 5. He has a third pile 20 feet long, 8 feet high, and 8 feet wide. How many cords ? Bills. 1. Buy... | |
| William Milford Giffin - Arithmetic - 1893
...cylinder that is 21 inches in diameter and 21 inches long contains how many cubic inches? LESSON XIX. 1. **A cord of wood is 8 feet long, 4 feet wide and 4 feet high.** NOTE. — By means of a string and 4 sticks each 4 feet long show the class the space which a cord... | |
| J. W. Graham - Arithmetic - 1895 - 190 pages
...sq. yds. 6. Reduce 5043 ounces to higher denominations. Change 5043 cwt. to lower denominations. 7. **A cord of wood is 8 feet long, 4 feet wide, and 4 feet high. How many** cubic feet in 2 cords? Ans. 256. 8. How many cubic feet in a pile of wood 38 feet long, 5 feet high,... | |
| William Frothingham Bradbury - Arithmetic - 1895 - 166 pages
...high ? 6. How many cords of wood are there in a pile 24 feet long, 4 feet wide, and 8 feet high ? 7. **A cord of wood is 8 feet long, 4 feet wide, and 4 feet high. How many** cubic feet are there in a cord ? How many square feet in the surface of a pile of wood 8 by 4 by 4... | |
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