19. What is one third of 2 ? of 4 ? 20. If 3 gallons of wine cost 5 dollars, what is that a gallon ? 21. What is 1 third of 5 ? of 7 ? of 8 ? of 10 ? of 11 ? 22. If a bushel of apples be divided equally among 4 persons, what part of a bushel will they have a piece ? What would they have apiece if ? bushels were divided among them? What if 3 busha els ? What if j bushels ? What if 6 bushels ? 23. What is 1 fourth of 1 ? of 2 ? of 3 ? of 5 ? of 6 ? of 7 ? of 9 ? of 10 ? 24. If a bushel of malt will serve 5 persons ! month, how much will serve 1 person the same time ? 25. If 2 barrels of cider will serve 5 persons 1 month, how much will serve 1 person the same time ? 26. If 3 barrels of flour be divided among 5 men, how much will each have ? If 4 barrels were divided, what would each have ? What if 6 barrels were divided ? What if 7 barrels were divided ? 27. What is 1 fifth of 1 ? of 2 ? of 3 ? of 4 ? of 6 ? of 7 ? 28. What is 1 sixth of 1 ? of 2 ? of 3? of 4 ?' of 5? of 17 ? of 3 ? of 9? of 10 ? 29. What is 1 seventh of 1 ? of 2 ? of 3 ? of 4 ? of 5 ! of 6 ? 30. What is 1 eighth of 1 ! of 2 ? of 3? of 4 ? of 5 ? of 6 ? of 7 ? of 8 ? of 9? of 10 ? 31. What is 1 ninth of 1 ? of 2 ? of 3 ? of 4 ? of 5 ? of 6 ! of 7 ? of 89 of 9? of 10 ? of 11 ? 32. What is 1 tenth of 1 ? of 2 ? of 3 ? of 4 ? of 5? of 6 ? of 7 ? of 8 ? of 9? of 10 ? of 11 ? of 12? of 13? 33. If 3 yards of cloth cost 2 dollars, what will 1 yard cost ? What will 2 yards cost ? 34. If i bushel of wheat cost 2 dollars, what will I third of a bushel cost? What will 2 thirds of a bushel cost? 35. What is 1 third of 2 ? 36. What is 2 thirds of 2 ? 37. If a load of wood cost 5 dollars, what will i third of a load cost ? What will 2 thirds of a load cost ? 38. What is 1 third of 5 ? 39. What is 2 thirds of 5 ? 40. What is 2 thirds of 7 ? 41. If 4 bushels of salt cost 3 dollars, what will 1 bushel cost ? What will 3 bushels cost ? 42. What is 1 fourth of 3 ? 43. What is 3 fourths of 3 ? 44. If a barrel of cider cost 2 dollars, what will 1 fifth of a barrel cost ? What will 2 fifths of a barrel cost? 45. What is 1 fifth of 2 ? 46. What is 2 fifths of 2 ? 47. What is 1 fifth of 7 ? 48. What is 3 fifths of 7 ? 49. If 7 gallons of gin cost 5 dollars, what will i gallon cost ? What will 4 gallons cost ? 50. What is 1 seventh of 5 ? among 8 men, what part of a dollar will you give them apiece ? What would three of them have ? 55. What is 1 eighth of 7 ? 56. What is 3 eighths of 7 ? 57. What is 1 ninth of 10 ? 58. What is 7 ninths of 10 ? 59. What is 1 tenth of 14 ? 60.· What is 4 tenths of 14 ? 61. If 5 yards of cloth cost 17 dollars, what is that a yard? What would 3 yards cost ? What woul 8 yards cost ? 62. What is 3 fifths of 17 ? 69. If 5 loads of hay cost 47 dollars, what is that a load ? What will 2 loads cost ? What will 7 loads cost? What will 12 loads cost ? 70. What is 2 fifths of 47 ? B. 1. If you divide 7 apples equally between 2 boys, how many would you give them apiece ? 2. How can you divide 5 oranges equally among 3 persons ? 3. Divide 3 bushels of corn equally among 5 men, how much would you give them apiece ? 4. A boy had 7 pears, and gave away 3 fifths of how many did he give away ? and how many had he left? 5. If 2 yards of cloth cost 3 dollars, what is that a yard ? 6. If 4 yards of cloth cost 2 dollars, what is that a yard ? them; [Let the answers be given in dollars and cents or in shillings. 1 dollar is 100 cents.] 7. If 5 bushels of corn cost 7 dollars, what is that a bushel ? 8. If a man receive 8 dollars for 6 days' work, what is that per day? 9. If 3 bushels of wheat cost 8 dollars, what will 2 bushels cost? 10. A man had 30 dollars, and gave away 3 sevenths of it; how much did he give away ? 11. If 4 yards of cloth cost 10 dollars, what will 3 yards cost ? 12. If 3 barrels of cider cost 8 dollars, what will 10 barrels cost ? 13. If 7 pounds of flour cost 40 cents, what will 10 pounds cost? 14. If 4 firkins of butter cost 26 dollars, what will 7 firkins cost ? 15. If 3 men can do a piece of work in 7 days, how long will it take 1 man to do it? How long would it take 4 men ? 16. If 2 cocks will empty a cistern in 3 hours, in how long a time would 1 empty it? In how long a time would 7 cocks empty it? SECTION XI. A. 1. Bought 1 half of a yard of cloth for 1 dollar and I half; what was that a yard ? 2. 1 and 1 half is the half of what number ?* 3. If I third of a yard of cloth cost 1 dollar and 3 fourths of a dollar, how much does a yard cost ? * See sect. VI, art. A., and sect. IX. art. B. 4. 2 and 3 fourths is 1 third of what number 5. If 1 half of a barrel of beer cost 2 dollars and I fourth of a dollar, how much will a barrel cost ? 6. 2 and 3 fourths is one half of what number? 7. If 1 fourth of a box of lemons cost 3 dollars and 2 thirds of a dollar, what will a box cost ? 8. 2 and 2 thirds is 1 fourth of what number? 9. 3 and 1 half is I fourth of what number ? 10. If 1 third of a barrel of pork cost 4 dollars and I third of a dollar, what will 1 barrel cost ?! 11. 4 and 2 thirds is 1 third of what number ! 12. If I sixth of a barrel of fish cost 2 dollars and 1 fifth of a dollar, what will a barrel cost ? 13. 3 and 2 fifths is 1 sixth of what number ? 14. If 1 fifth of a barrel of salmon cost 3 dollars and 2 sevenths of a dollar, what is that a barrel ? 15. 4 and 3 sevenths is 1 fifth of what number ? 16. If a man can travel 4 miles and 3 sevenths of a mile. in 1 ninth of a day, how far will he travel in a whole day! 17. 5 and 3 sevenths is 1 ninth of what number? 18. 2 and 4 fifths is 1 seventh of what number? 19. 6 and 3 eighths is 1 eighth of what number? 20. 7 and 5 sixths is I third of what number? 21. 8 and 3 sevenths is 1 fourth of what number? 22. 5 and 3 tenths is 1 seventh of what number? 23. 8 and 5 ninths is 1 fifth of what number? 24. 9 and 4 fifths is 1 eighth of what number ? 25. 6 and 4 tenths is 1 tenth of what number? 26. 7 and 4 ninths is 1 fifth of what number ? 27. 8 and 7 tenths is 1 seventh of what number? 3 B. 1. If 2 thirds of a barrel of beef cost 3 dol. lars, what does 1 third of a barrel cost ?/!!! 2. 3 is 2 times what number ?* * See section VI, article B. |