20. A man having some labourers gave them 1 half a dollar apiece; it took 3 dollars and l half a dollar to pay them; how many labourers were there 7 21. How many halves are there in 3 and 1 half? • 22 How many halves are there in 5? /. 2 23 How many halves are there in 7 and 1 half? 24. How can you tell how many halves there are in any number 1 Answer. Since there are 2 halves in one, there will be twice as many halves as there are whole OneS. 25. If you had 1 orange, and should divide it among your companions giving them 1 third apiece, how many could you give it to ? 26. How many thirds are there in 1 27. If you cut 2 oranges each into 3 pieces, how many pieces would they make 1 × 28. If you cut 3 oranges into 3 pieces each, how many pieces would they make 1 29. If you cut 4 apples each into 3 pieces, how many pieces would they make 1 | "Y 30. How many thirds are there in 21 in 31 in 4. in 5 !. A s 36. If I horse can eat 1 third of a bushel of oats in a day, how many horses will it take to eat 5 bushels and 2 thirds of a bushel in the same time ! . . 37. In 5 and 2 thirds how many thirds 1 a 38. In seven and I third how many thirds " . ." 39. If I horse will eat I fourth of a ton of hay in 1 month, how many horses will eat a ton in the same 4. time ! How many will eat 2 tons : How many will eat 3 tons 1 4 tons 5 tons ! 6 tons !“ 40. How many fourths are there in 1 ! in 27 in 3 * in 4 in 5 ! in 6 - - f 41. How can you tell how many fourths there are in any number 7 * . 42. How many fourths are there in 4 and 1 fourth? 43. In 5 tons of hay and 3 fourths of a ton how many fourths of a ton 1 44. In 5 and 3 fourths how many fourths 45. In 7 and 1 fourth how many fourths 1 46. In 9 and 3 fourths how many fourths 47. If a horse eat I fifth of a ton of hay in a month, how many horses will eat a ton in the same time ! 2 tons 3 tons ! 4 tons ? 5 tons 1 48. How many fifths are there in 11 in 21 in 31 in 4 1 in 5 in 7 ? in 9 49. How can you tell how many fifths there are in any number 2 50. In 2 and 1 fifth how many fifths 1 51. In 3 dollars and 2 fifths of a dollar how many fifths of a dollar ! 52. In 3 and 2 fifths how many fifths 1 53. In 5 and 3 fifths how many fifths 54. In 6 and 4 fifths how many fifths 1 55. How many sixths are there in 11 in 21 in 3 * in 4 1 in 5 ! in 7 ? in 8 56. In 2 and 2 sixths how many sixths 7 57. In 3 and 4 sixths how many sixths 1 58. In 6 and 5 sixths how many sixths 1 59. How many sevenths are there in 11 in 2 3 in 3 in 4 1 in 6 in 9 7 in 10 ! o 60. In 3 and 1 seventh how many sevenths 61. In 5 and 3 sevenths how many sevenths 1 62. In 7 and 5 sevenths how many sevenths 7 63. How many eighths are there in 1 ?, in 31 in 5 1 in 8 of 64. In 2 and 3 eighths how many eighths 65. In 3 and 5 eighths how many eighths 66. It 5 and 7 eighths how many eighths 3 67. How many ninths are there in 11 in 22 in 7 ? in 5 - s 68. In 2 and 2 ninths how many ninths 1 to 69. In 4 and 3 ninths how many ninths 1 70. In 6 and 4 ninths how many ninths 1 / . 71. In 8 and seven ninths how many ninths 72. How many tenths in 11 in 21 in 53 in 8 73. In 3 and 3 tenths how many tenths 1 * 74. In 4 and 7 tenths how many tenths 75. In 8 and 9 tenths how many tenths 7 76. In 7 and 4 tenths how many tenths 77. In 9 and 8 tenths how many tenths 1 78. In 7 and 4 sevenths how many sevenths 1% 3 79. In 9 and 2 thirds how many thirds " ". o S0. In 10 and 3 fourths how many fourths 2. 81. In 8 and 4 fifths how many fifths 1 +/ ol cć 82. In seven and 5 ninths how many ninths? B. l. If you give 4 men 1 half of a barrel of flour apiece, how many barrels will it take o '. 2. In 4 halves how many times 1 7 3. If you give 3 boys 1 half of an orange apiece, how many oranges will it take 2 4. In 3 halves how many times 1 ? 5. If you give five men I half of a dollar apiece, how many dollars will, it take 6. In five halves how many times 1: , 2 7. In 6 halves how many times 11 2. 8. In 7 halves how many times 13 2 9. How can you tell how many whole ones there are in any number of halves? 10. A man divided some corn among 6 persons, giving them 1 third of a bushel apiece ; how many bushels did it take 7 o' 11. In 6 thirds how many times I ? . . . 12. In 5 thirds how many times I ? / > 13. A man gave eight paupers I third of a dollar a piece, how many dollars did it take 1 * * 14. In S thirds how many times 1 7 15. In 10 thirds how many times I ? 16. How can you tell how many whole ones othere are in any number of thirds 2 17. If a man spends I fourth of a dollar in one day, how many dollars will he spend in. 8 days 1 How many in 7 days How many in 11 days 18. In 8 fourths how many times 1 7 19. In 7 fourths how many times I ? 20. In 11 fourths how many times I ? 21. In 13 fourths how many times I ? 22. In 18 fourths how many times 1 7 23. How can you tell how many whole ones there are in any number of fourths 24. If I fifth of a barrel of beer will last a family 1 day, how many barrels will last them 10 days? How many 8 days? 11 days 17 days 25. In 10 fifths how many times 1 7 26. In 8 fifths how many times I ? 27. In 11 fifths how many times 1 7 28. In 17 fifths how many times I ? 29. In 18 sixths how many times I ? 30. In 23 fifths how pany times I ? 31. In 21 sevenths how many times 1 7 32. In 24 eighths how many times 12 2: . 33. In 36 ninths how many times 17 - 34. In 30 tenths how many times 1 t SECTION IX. A. 1. If a breakfast for 1 man cost 1 third of a dollar; what would a breakfast for two men cost 2. How much is 2 times 1 third 7 3. If it take you I third of an hour to travel 1 Inile, how long will it take you to travel 3 miles 2 4. How much is 3 times I third 7 5. If I man can eat I third of a pound of meat at a meal, how much can 5 men eat 2 6. How much is 7 times 1 third 1 7. If 1 man can eat 2 thirds of a pound of meat for dinner, how many thirds of a pound would 3 men eat 1 8. How much is 2 times 2 thirds 2 9. A man gave to 4 paupers 2 thirds of a dollar apiece, how many thirds of a dollar did he give them how many dollars 1 10. 5 times 2 thirds are how many thirds 1 how many times I ? 11. If you give 3 men I fourth of a dollar apiece, how many fourths of a dollar will it take 12. 3 times 1 fourth are how many fourths? 13. If you give 3 men 3 fourths of a bushel of |