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A cord of wood is 8 feet long, 4 feet wide and 4 feet tush. DRY MEASURE 2 pints = 1 quart. 1 bushel* = 1 box. 8 quarts = 1 peck. 3 boxes
Designed for the use of classes in the second, third, and fourth years of ... - Page 116
by Alfred Kirk, A. R. Sabin - 1894

## Elements of Geometry: With Practical Applications, for the Use of Schools

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,...

## The United States Calculator: Or, Arithmetic Simplified, in Dollars and ...

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...

## United States Calculator: Or, Arithmetic Simplified

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...

## Miss Beecher's Domestic Receipt Book: Designed as a Supplement to Her ...

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...

## Complete Intellectual Arithmetic: Adapted to Classes in Grammar Schools 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 ?...

## Home Comforts: Or, Things Worth Knowing in Every Household : Being a Digest ...

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...

## The Industrial Primary Arithmetic

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...

## Supplementary Work in Arithmetic ...

...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...