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Ten-Minute Exercises


  • Date Published: March 2016
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9781316601822

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  • Originally published in 1938, this book provides a series of exercises in arithmetic intended to take pupils ten minutes to complete. The text was created to train pupils in speed and accuracy in the fundamentals of arithmetic, avoiding unnecessary written work. This book will be of value to anyone with an interest in arithmetic, mathematics and the history of education.

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    Product details

    • Date Published: March 2016
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9781316601822
    • length: 200 pages
    • dimensions: 203 x 128 x 13 mm
    • weight: 0.24kg
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    Extracts from the Board of Education Handbook of Suggestions for the Teaching of Mathematics, 1937
    Part I:
    1. Miscellaneous exercises
    2. Football league tables
    3. Addition and subtraction
    4. Multiplication and division
    5. Reduction
    6. Revision exercises
    7. Short methods in multiplication and division
    8. Costs of dozens
    9. Costs in various quantities
    10. Costs of scores and grosses
    11. Miscellaneous exercises
    12. Bills and change
    13. Perimeters and areas of rectangles
    14. Progress tests
    15. Prime factors and L.C.M.
    16. Fractions
    17. Fractional qualities
    18. Miscellaneous exercises
    19. Decimals
    20. Decimal qualities
    21. Miscellaneous exercises
    22. Progress tests
    23. Averages and timetables
    24. Percentages
    25. Proportion
    26. Mensuration and algebra
    27. Sales' reductions
    28. Progress and final tests
    Part II:
    29. Miscellaneous exercises
    30. Addition, subtraction, multiplication and division
    31. Reduction
    32. Short methods in multiplication and division
    33. Costs of dozens
    34. Costs in various quantities
    35. Costs of scores and grosses
    36. Bills and change
    37. Perimeters and areas of rectangles
    38. Squares and square roots
    39. Arithmetic in daily life
    40. Progress tests
    41. Fractions and fractional quantities
    42. Decimals and decimal quantities
    43. Miscellaneous exercises
    44. Averages, approximations and rough estimates
    45. Time tables
    46. Arithmetic in daily life
    47. Triangles, parallelograms, circles and polygons
    48. Revision tests
    49. Progress tests
    50. Percentages
    51. Profit and loss, and simple interest
    52. Commission and discount
    53. Direct proportion
    54. Inverse proportion
    55. Algebra
    56. Arithmetic in daily life
    57. Progress tests and final tests
    Part III:
    58. Miscellaneous exercises
    59. Revision tests in the four roles
    60. Reduction. Short methods
    61. Costs of dozens, scores and grosses
    62. Miscellaneous exercises
    63. Square roots and areas. Circles
    64. Arithmetic in daily life
    65. Progress tests
    66. Fractions and fractional qualities
    67. Decimals and decimal qualities
    68. Miscellaneous exercises
    69. Volumes
    70. More short methods and costs
    71. Time sheets
    72. Arithmetic in daily life
    73. Progress tests
    74. Percentages
    75. Profit and loss, and simple interest
    76. Commission and discount
    77. Sales' reductions
    78. Proportion - direct, inverse and compound
    79. Arithmetic in daily life
    80. Algebra
    81. Revision tests in arithmetic
    82. Revision tests in mensuration
    83. Revision tests in algebra
    84. Progress tests and final tests.

  • Author

    H. Webb

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