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12. In twenty-eight shillings, how many dollars ?* 13. In twenty-eight farthings, how many pence? 14. How many barrels of flour, at 7 dollars a bar rel, can you buy for thirty-four dollars ?

15. How many reams of paper, at five dollars a ream, can you buy for thirty-seven dollars ?

16. In thirty-four gills, how many pints ? 17. In twenty-seven quarts, how many gallons ?

18. If an orange is worth six apples, how many oranges can you buy for forty apples?

19. Thirty-six shillings are how many dollars ?

20. A man bought thirty apples at the rate of 3 for a cent; how many cents did they come to?

21. A labourer engaged to work 8 months for ninety-six dollars; how much did he receive for a month ? how much a week, allowing 4 weeks to the month? how many shillings a day, allowing 6 working days to the week ?

22. If wine is worth twenty cents a pint, what is 1 gill worth?

23. If you can buy a bushelf of apples for forty cents, what is the price of a peck?

24. If you buy a bushel of pears for forty-eight cents, what will be the price of half a peck, at the same rate ?

25. Four. men bought a horse for forty-eight dollars

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what did each man pay? 26. Five men bought a horse for seventy-five dollars, and sold him again for forty dollars; what did each man lose by the bargain ?

27. A man gave sixty-three cents for a horse to ride nine miles; what was the price of one mile's ride?

28. A man hired a horse, to ride, and agreed to give 8 cents a mile; he paid fifty-six cents; how many miles did he ride?

* In 14 of the United States, 6 shillings is equal to 1 dollar, + 1 bushel is 4 pecks.

29. A man had forty-two dollars, which he paid for wood at 7 dollars à cord; how many cords did he buy?

30. Two boys are forty-eight rods apart, and both running the same way, but the hindermost boy gains upon the other 3 rods in a minute; in how many minutes will he overtake the foremost boy?

31. There is a vessel containing sixty-three gallons of wine; it has a pipe which discharges 7 gallons in an hour; how many hours will it take to empty the vessel?

32. There is a vessel containing eighty-seven gallons, and by a cock ten gallons will run into it in an hour; in how many hours will the vessel be filled ?

33. If one man can do a piece of work in thirty days, in how many days can 3 men do it? in how many.days can 5 men do it ?

34. If you wish to put sixty-four pounds of butter into 8 boxes, how many pounds would you put into each box?

35. If you had seventy-two pounds of butter, which you wished to put into boxes containing 8 pounds each, how many boxes would it take?

36. If a man can perform a journey in thirty-six hours, how many days will it take him to do it when the days are nine hours long ?

37. "If a man can do a piece of work in forty-eight hours, how many days would 't take him to do it, if he works twelve hours in a day?

SECTION IV.'

A. 1. Ar two cents a yard, what will 3 yards and one half of a yard of tape cost?

2. 3 times 2, and one half of 2 are how many ?

3. At three dollars a yard, what will 4 yards and I third of a yard of cloth cost ?

4. 4 times 3, and i third of 3 are how many?

5. At 3 dollars a barrel, what will 3 barrels and 2 thirds of a barrel of cider cost ?

6. 3 times 3, and two thirds of 3 are how many,

7. If a man earn 4 dollars in a week, how many dollars will he earn in 3 weeks and i fourth of a week ?

1 8. 3 times 4, and i fourth of 4 are how many?

9. If a yard of cloth cost 4 dollars, what will 5 yards and 3 fourths of a yard cost?

10. 5 times 4, and 3 fourths of 4 are how many?

11. If a man spend five dollars in a week, how many dollars will he spend in 3 weeks and 1 fifth of a week? How much in 5 weeks and 2 fifths of a week ?

12. 3 times 5, and 1 fifth of 5 are how many ? 13. 5 times 5, and 2 fifths of 5 are how many? 14. 6 times 5, and 3 fifths of 5 are how many?

15. If beer is worth six dollars a barrel, what would 4 barrels and 1 sixth of a barrel cost? How much would 7 barrels and 5 sixths of a barrel cost?

16. 4 times 6, and 1 sixth of 6 are how many ? 17. 7 times 6, and 5 sixths of 6 are how many?

18. At 7 dollars a barrel, what will 3 barrels and 1 seventh of a barrel of flour cost? What will 5 barrels and 2 sevenths of a barrel cost ?

19. 3 times 7, and 1 seventh of 7 are how many? 20. 5 times 7, and 2 sevenths of 7 are how many?

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21. 8 times 5, and 4 fifths of 5 22. 8 times 6; and 3 sixths of 6 are how many?

23. At 8 dollars a yard, what will 4 yards and i eighth of a yard of broadcloth cost? 24. 4 times 8, and 1 eighth of 8 are how many ? 25. 2 times 7, and 3 sevenths of 7 are how many? 26. 8 times 7, and 4 sevenths of 7 are how many? 27. 9 times 7, and 6 sevenths of 7 are how many ? 28. 3 times 8, and 5 eighths of 8 are how many?

29. 9 times 8, and 7 eighths of 8 are how -any?

30. If a hundred weight of sugar cost 9 dollars, v hat will 2 hundred weight and 1 ninth of a hundied weight cost? What will 5 hundred weight and 2 ninths of a hundred weight cost?

31. 2 times 9, and 1 nirth of 9 are how many? 32. 5 times 9, and 2 ninths of 9 are how many

? 33. 6 times 9, and 4 ninths of 9 are how many? 34. 2 times 10, and 3 tenths of 10 are how many ? 35. times 9, and 7 ninths of 9 are how many ? 36. 5 times 16, and 4 tenths of 10 are how many? 37. 8 times 9, and 5 ninths of 9 are how many? 38. 4 times 10, and 7 tenths of 10 are how many? 39. 6 times 10, and 9 tenths of 10 are how many?

B. 1. A man bought 2 oranges at 6 cents apiece, how

many cents did they come to? He paid for them with cherries at 4 cents a pint; how many pints did it take?

2. 2 times 6 are how many times 4?

3. A man bought 3 yards of cloth at 4 dollars a yard; how many dollars did it come to ? How much four at 6 dollars a barrel would it take to pay

for it? 4. 3 times 4 are how many times 6?

5. A'man bought 4 peaches at 3 cents apiece; bow many cents did they come to ? He paid for

them with pears at 2 cents apiece, how many pears did it take?

6. 4 times 3 are how many times 2?

7 Bought 2 hundred weight of sugar, at 9 dollars a hundred weight, and paid for it with wood at 6 dollars a cord; how many cords did it take?

8. 2 times 9 are how many times 6?

9. Bought 3 barrels of flour at 8 dollars a barrel, and paid for it with cider at 4 dollars a barrel ; how many barrels did it take?

10. 3 times 8 are how many times 4 ? 11. 12 times 3 are how many times 5 ? 12. 6 times 4 are how many times 8 ? 13. 3 times 10 are how many times 6 ? 14. 4 times 9 are how many times 6 ?

15. How much flannell worth 4 shillings a yard, must be given for 3 yards of silk worth 5 shillings a yard ?

16. 3 times 5 are how many times 4 ?
17. 2 times 7 are how many times 3 ? 5! 4 ?
18. 4 times 5 are how many times 3 ? 6? 7!

19. 3 times 7 are how many times 4 ? 5? 6 ? 8? 9?

20. Bought 2 kegs and 2 sevenths of a keg of tobacco at 7 dollars a keg, and paid for it with wood at 4 dollars a cord; how many cords did it take.? How much butter at 3 dollars a box would it take to pay for it ?

21. 2 times 7, and 2 sevenths of 7 are how many times 4? 3? 5? 6? 8 ?

22. Bought 3 bushels and 3 fifths of a bushel of corn at 5 shillings a bushel, and paid for it with wheat at 6 shillings a bushel, how many bushels of: wheat did it take ?

23. 3 times 5, and 3 fifths of five are how many imes 6? 9? 4? 7? 3? 8? 24. How much sugar that is 8 dollars a hundred

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