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A pile of wood 8 feet long, 4 feet wide, and 4 feet high, contains 1 cord; and a cord foot is 1 foot in length of such a pile.
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by Alfred Kirk, A. R. Sabin - 1894

## Arithmetic: Being a Sequel to First Lessons in Arithmetic

Warren Colburn - Arithmetic - 1824 - 267 pages
...inches in a block 12 inches long, 12 inches wide, and 12 inches thick; that is, in a solid foot ? 41. A pile of wood 8 feet long, 4 feet wide, and 4 feet high, or in any other form containing an equal quantity, is called a cord of wood. How many solid feet in...

## Arithmetic Upon the Inductive Method of Instruction: Being a Sequel to ...

Warren Colburn - Arithmetic - 1826 - 245 pages
...inches in a block 12 inches long, 12 inches wide, and 12 inches thick ; that is, in a solid foot 1 41. A pile of wood 8 feet long. 4 feet wide, and 4 feet high, or in any other form containing an equal quantity, is called a cord of wood. How many solid feet in...

## An Elementary Treatise on Arithmetic, in Theory and Practice: Adapted to the ...

James Ryan - Arithmetic - 1827 - 272 pages
...timber, make one load or ton — 42 feet is equal to 1 ton of shipping — 128 cubic feet (that is, a pile of wood, 8 feet long, 4 feet wide, and 4 feet high,) make a cord of wood. * A cube is a body contained by six equal squares. Dice afford a familiar instance...

## Arithmetic: In which the Principles of Operating by Numbers are Analytically ...

Daniel Adams - Arithmetic - 1848 - 312 pages
...is such a quantity (about 50 feet) as will make 40 feet when hewn square. NOTE 3. — A pile or load of wood 8 feet long, 4 feet wide, and 4 feet high, contains 1 cord. 8 X 4 X 4 = 128 cubic feet. A cord foot is 1 foot in length of such a pile. 1. Reduce...

## Arithmetic Upon the Inductive Method of Instruction ...: Stereotyped at the ...

Warren Colburn - 1829
...inches in a block 12 inches long, 12 inches wide, and 12 inches thick ; that is, in a solid foot ? 41. A pile of wood 8 feet long, 4 feet wide, and 4 feet high, or in any other form containing an equal quantity, is called a cord of wood. How many solid feet in...

## The Child's Arithmetic ...

Ingram Cobbin - 1830
...cd. This is used to measure timber, wood, stone, and things that have length, breadth and thickness. A pile of wood 8 feet long, 4 feet wide, and 4 feet high, contains a cord. 60 seconds 60 minutes 24 hours 7 days 4 weeks 365 days 100 years A year contains January...

## Practical and Mental Arithmetic on a New Plan: In which Mental Arithmetic is ...

Roswell Chamberlain Smith - Arithmetic - 1831 - 268 pages
...a load of mod coût nias 128 solid fea, what ¡ч it callea J A. \ cord. 3. How many solid feet in a pile of wood 8 feet long, 4 feet wide, and 4 feet high ? A. 128 = 1 cord. How many cords of wood in a pile tí feet long, 4 feet wide, and 8 feet high ? A....

## Complete Schoolmaster's Assistant: Being a Plain Comprehensive System of ...

Nathan Daboll - 1839
...feet long, 2 feet wide and 2 feet thick, contains 2x2x2=8 cubic feet, &c. 25. How many solid feet in a pile of wood 8 feet long, 4 feet wide and 4 feet high ? Ans. 8 x 4 x 4=128. 26. How many cords of wood in a pile 8 feet long, 8 feet wide and 8 feet high...