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will 1 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 i 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 ?
51. What is 4 sevenths of 5 ?
52. What is 1 sixth of 4 ?
53. What is 5 sixths of 4 ?

54. If you divide 7 dollars 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 would 8 yards cost?

62. What is 3 fifths of 17 ?
63. What is 8 fifths of 17 ?
64. What is 5 sevenths of 20 ?
65. What is 2 ninths of 22 ?
66. What is 3 eighths of 27 ?
67. What is 2 thirds of 28 ?
68. What is 3 fourths of 31 ?

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?. 71. What is 7 fifths of 47? 72. What is 12 fifths of 47? 73. What is 4 sevenths of 48 ? 74. What is 4 ninths of 50 ? 75. What is 2 sevenths of 58 ? 76. What is 3 eighths of 61 ? 77. What is 4 tenths of 73 ? . 78. What is 8 ninths of 65 ? 79. What is 9 tenths of 78? 80. What is 7 eighths of 70 ?

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 17 pears, and gave away 3 fifths of them; 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?

e is that per dageive 8 dollar

[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 ng 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 i 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 dol

lar and 1 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 I third of what number?

5. If i 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 i 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 i half is 1 fourth of what number?

10. If i third of a barrel of pork cost 4 dollars and i third of a dollar, what will i barrel cost?

11. 4 and 2 thirds is 1 third of what number?

12. If 1 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 1 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 y tenths is 1 seventh of what number?

B. 1. If 2 thirds of a barrel of beef cost 3 dollars, what does 1 third of a barrel cost? 2. 3 is 2 times what number ?*

. * See Sect. VI. Art. B

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