Book, The Appleton Arithmetics, Third Book


This is the 1912 printing of a book copyrighted in 1909. The authors are Jacob Albert William Young (1865-1948) , an associate professor of the pedagogy of mathematics at the Univerisy of Chicago, and Lambert L. Jackson (1870-1952) , formerly professor of mathematics at the State Normal School in Brockport, New York, and then an employee of Appleton and Company.According to the preface, the book was to cover material taught in the seventh and eighth grades. The chapters cover fundamental processes, fractions, denominate numbers, equations, percentage, interest and banking, business applications, powers and roots of numbers, and mensuration (including the metric system).

This is a clean copy.

Date Made: 1912

Author: Young, J. W. A.Jackson, Lambert L.Publisher: D. Appleton and Company

Location: Currently not on view

Subject: MathematicsEducation


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Credit Line: Gift of Arthur Skebeck

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1982.3001.10Catalog Number: 1982.3001.10Nonaccession Number: 1982.3001

Object Name: Book

Physical Description: paper (overall material)cloth (binding material)Measurements: average spatial: 2 cm x 13.7 cm x 19 cm; 25/32 in x 5 13/32 in x 7 15/32 in


Record Id: nmah_1075709

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