**PRACTICAL ARITHMETICS, BOOK 2, PART 1**

by Strayer and Upton

Description: Intended for children in grades 5 and 6, Book 2 of the Strayer-Upton Practical Arithmetics series builds upon the foundational operations introduced in Book 1. Covered in the first portion of Book 2 are the topics of more complex addition and subtraction problems, making change, short and long division, proper and improper fractions, whole number place values, Roman numerals, magic squares, finding the least common denominator, and fraction addition, subtraction, division, and multiplication. Answers are included in a separate section at the back.

Additional information:

**Ages:**

*10-12*

**Format:**

*Ebook*

**Illustrations:**

****Black and white**Year published:**

*2016*

**ISBN:**978-1-63334-583-6

**Genres:**

*Mathematics*

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**Table of Contents**

*1. Our Nature Study Club*

*2. Ted's Account Book*

*3. Ted Checks His Addition*

*4. Anna's Cash Book*

*5. Column Addition*

*6. Drill in Addition*

*7. Column Addition*

*8. The Expenses of a Toy Store*

*9. Answering Questions by Subtracting*

*10. A Subtraction Race*

*11. Practice in Subtraction*

*12. On a Fruit Farm*

*13. How We Make Change*

*14. Making Change*

*15. Two-Step Problems*

*16. How To Improve Your Skill in Computing*

*17. Improvement Test Number 1*

*18. How To Take an Improvement Test*

*19. Finding Your Score in an Improvement Test*

*20. Graphs of Records in Improvement Tests*

*21. The 100 Multiplication Combinations*

*22. Buying Things for the School Store*

*23. Practice in Multiplication*

*24. Another Way To Check Multiplication*

*25. Taking Care of 0's in Multiplication*

*26. Saving Time in Multiplication*

*27. Mrs. Fiske's Candy Shop*

*28. The 90 Division Combinations*

*29. Getting Ready for Short Division*

*30. Uneven Division Combinations*

*31. Buying Remnants*

*32. Practice in Short Division*

*33. Improvement Test Number 2*

*34. Diagnostic Test*

*35. Mixed Practice*

*36. Can You Do These Problems?*

*37. Problem Test A1*

*38. Long Division*

*39. Traveling at Different Speeds*

*40. Long Division*

*41. Drill in Long Division*

*42. Quotients That Contains Zeros*

*43. Buying in Large Quantities*

*44. Drill in Long Division*

*45. Store Problems*

*46. Divisors of Three Figures*

*47. Watching Zeros in the Quotient*

*48. Divisors of Three Figures*

*49. Practice in Long Division*

*50. Diagnostic Test — Long Division*

*51. Improvement Test Number 3*

*52. Problems*

*53. Working Problems Mentally*

*54. Testing Answers*

*55. Finding Averages*

*56. Problems without Numbers*

*57. Are You a Good Thinker?*

*58. Mixed Practice*

*59. Problem Test A2*

*60. Learning What Numbers Mean*

*61. Reading Roman Numerals*

*62. Fractions*

*63. Finding Parts of a Group of Things*

*64. Bargains at the Toy Shop*

*65. Can You Divide 3 Apples among 4 Boys?*

*66. Four Ways of Expressing Division*

*67. Proper and Improper Fractions*

*68. Reducing Improper Fractions*

*69. Adding Fractions with the Same Name*

*70. What Billy Did at Camp*

*71. Comparing Halves and Fourths*

*72. Comparing Halves, Fourths, and Eighths*

*73. Reducing Fractions to Lowest Terms*

*74. Betty Shops for Her Dogs*

*75. Ordering by Mail*

*76. A Quick Way To Change 1/2 to 4/8*

*77. Adding Fractions with Different Denominators*

*78. How Large Are These Orchards*

*79. Diagnostic Test*

*80. Catching Very Large Fish*

*81. Mixed Practice*

*82. Problem Test A3*

*83. Improvement Test Number 4*

*84. Subtracting Fractions with the Same Name*

*85. How Heavy Are Your Schoolbooks?*

*86. Changing Money*

*87. Games with Fractions*

*88. A Class Party*

*89. Comparing Weights*

*90. Problems and Practice*

*91. Diagnostic Test*

*92. Halves, Thirds, and Sixths*

*93. Adding Halves, Thirds, and Sixths*

*94. Comparing Records in Jumping*

*95. Halves, Fifths, and Tenths*

*96. A Relay Race*

*97. Halves, Fifths, and Tenths*

*98. Problems without Numbers*

*99. Area and Population of the United States*

*100. Finding a Common Denominator*

*101. Using Fractions*

*102. Finding the Least Common Denominator*

*103. A Rule for Finding Common Denominators*

*104. Exercisers in Finding Common Denominators*

*105. Improvement Test Number 5*

*106. Magic Squares with Fractions*

*107. Making Magic Squares*

*108. Mixed Practice*

*109. Diagnostic Test*

*110. Problem Test B1*

*111. Dick Tells a Secret about the Number 9*

*112. Dick's Other Tests of Divisibility*

*113. A New Way To Reduce Fractions*

*114. Reducing Fractions in Long Division*

*115. Addition and Subtraction*

*116. Multiplying a Fraction by a Whole Number*

*117. Riding to School*

*118. Multiplying a Whole Number by a Fraction*

*119. Multiplying a Whole Number by a Fraction*

*120. Advertising in a School Paper*

*121. Multiplying by a Mixed Number*

*122. Mrs. King Goes Shopping*

*123. Watching the Number 1*

*124. Problems of the School Lunchroom*

*125. Problem Test B2*

*126. Taking an Improvement Test in Fractions*

*127. Improvement Test Number 6*

*128. Multiplying a Fraction by a Fraction*

*129. Problems*

*130. Saving Time in Multiplying Fractions*

*131. Graded Exercises*

*132. The Number 1 Plays Hide and Seek*

*133. Harder Work in Multiplying Fractions*

*134. Changing Mixed Numbers in Fractions*

*135. Multiplying Mixed Numbers*

*136. Multiplying Mixed Numbers*

*137. Diagnostic Test*

*138. Problem Test B3*

*139. Improvement Test Number 7*

*140. Making Candy*

*141. Winter Sports*

*142. Diagnostic Test*

*143. Multiplication and Division*

*144. Review of Fractions*

*Answers*

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