Here are the 1914 college entrance requirements for Holy Cross College, located in Worcester, Massachusetts. You can see the full bulletin at Google Books. Notice that one must be proficient in Latin, Greek, English, spelling, handwriting, history, and the greatest works of Western literature — before entering college. Only then can real learning begin. Tuition is a whopping $90 per year. Outrageous! If you find this site valuable, please share!

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## English Lang+Math : Numbers 0-25, Addition, Subtraction

New Vocabulary: thirteen (13), fourteen (14), fifteen (15), sixteen (16), seventeen (17). Ten plus three is thirteen. :: 10 + 3 = 13 Ten plus four is fourteen. :: 10 + 4 = 14 Ten plus five is fifteen. :: 10 + 5 = 15 Ten plus six is sixteen. :: 10 + 6 = 16 Ten plus seven is seventeen. :: 10 + 7 = 17 What is thirteen minus ten? :: Three. Thirteen minus ten is three. What is fourteen minus ten? :: Four. Fourteen minus ten is four.…

Read More## English Lang+Math : Numbers 0-12, Subtraction

New Vocabulary: minus, zero. Twelve minus one is eleven. :: 12 – 1 = 11 Eleven minus one is ten. :: 11 – 1 = 10 Ten minus one is nine. :: 10 – 1 = 9 Nine minus two is seven. :: 9 – 2 = 7 Eight minus three is five. :: 8 – 3 = 5 Seven minus four is three. :: 7 – 4 = 3 Six minus five is one. :: 6 – 5 = 1 Five minus one equals four. :: 5 – 1…

Read More## English Lang+Math : Numbers 1-12, Addition

New Vocabulary: one (1), two (2), three (3), plus, equals, is, and, are, what, make, makes, do, does. One plus one is two. :: 1 + 1 = 2 One plus two is three. :: 1 + 2 = 3 Two plus one is three :: 2 + 1 = 3 One and one are two. :: 1 + 1 = 2 One and two are three. :: 1 + 2 = 3 Two and one are three. :: 2 + 1 = 3 One and one make two. :: 1 +…

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