2. TROY WEIGHT. 1. How many grains in a silver tankard, that weighs 1 lb. U oz. 15 pwt. 16. oz. prot. 1 11 15 4. APOTHECARIES' WEIGHT. 1. In 915 83 13 2 9 19 grs. how many grains ? Ans. 55799 2. In 55799 grains, how many pounds ? Ans. 9 # 83 13 29 19 g; 5. CLOTH MEASURE. 1. In 95 yards, how many quarters and nails ? Ans. 380 grs. 1520 na. 2. In 341 yards, 3 qrs. I na. how many nails ? Ans. 5469. - 3. In 3783 nails, how many yards ? Ans. 236 yds. 1 qr. 3 na. 4. In 61 Ells English, how many quarters and nails ? Ans. 305 grs. 1220 na. 3. In 56 Ells Flemish, how many quarters and nails ? Ans. 168 grs. 672 na. 6. In 148 Ells English, how many Ells Flemish ? Ans. 246 E. F. 2 qrs. 7. in 1920 nails, how many yards, Ells Flemish, and Ells English? Ans. 120 yds. 160 E. F. and 96 E. E. 8. Huw many coats can be made out of 36 yards of nroadcloth, allowing 13 yards to a coat ? Ans. 21. 9. DRY MEASURE. 1. In 136 bushels, how many pecks, quarts and pints ? Ans. 544 pks. 4352 qts. 8704 pts. 2. In 49 bush. 3 pks. 5 qts. how many quarts? Ans. 1597. 3. In 8704 pints, how many bushels ? Ans. 136. 4. In 1597 quarts, how many bushels ? Ans. 49 bush. 3 pks. 5 qts. ' 5. A man would ship 720 bushels of corn in barrels, which hold 3 bushels 3 pecks each, how many barrels nust he get ? Ans. 192. 7. WINE MEASURE. 1. In 9 tuns of wine, how many hogsheads, gallons and narts ? Ans. 36 hhds. 2268 gals. 9072 qts. 2. In 24 hhds. 18 gals. 2 qts. how many pints ? Ans. 12244. 3. In 9072 quarts how many tuns? Ans. 9. 4. In 1905 pints of wine, how many hogsheads ? Ans. 3 hhds. 49 gals. 1 pt. 6 In 1789 quarts of cider, how many barrels ? Åns. 14 bls. 25 qts. 6. What number of bottles, containing a pint and a hall eacli, can be filled with a barrel of cider? : Ans. 168. i 7. Flow many pints, quarts, and two quarts, each as equal number, may be filled from a pipe of wine? Ans. 144. 8. LONG MEASURE. 1. In 51 miles, how many furlongs and poles ? Ans. 408 fur. 16320.poles." 2. In 49 yards, how many feet, inches, and barley-corns i Ans. 147 ft. 1764 inch. 5292 b.c. 3. Ilow many inches from Boston to New-York, it being 248 miles ? Ans. 15713280 inch. . 4. In 4352 inches, how many yards? Ans. 120 yds. 2 ft. 8 in.'. 5. In 682 yards, how many rods ? - Ans. 632 X2:11=124 rods. 6. In 15840 yards, how many miles and leagues? . Ans. O m. 3 lea. 7. How inany times will a carriage wheel, 16 feet and li inches in circumference, turn round in going from New York to Philadelphia; it being 96 miles ? Ans. 30201 times, and 84 feet over. - 8. How many barley-corns will reach round the globe it being 360 degrees ? Ans. 4755801600. 9. LAND OR SQUARE MEASURE. 1. In 241 acres, 3 roods, and 25 poles, how many square rods or perches? · Ans. 38705 perches. 2. In 20692 square poles, how many acres ? Ans. 129 a. lr. 12 po. . 3. If a piece of land contain 24 acres, and an enclosure of 17 acres, 3 roods, and 20 rods, be taken out of it, lion many perches are there in the remainder ? Ans. 980 pcrches. 4. Three fields contain, the first 7 acres, the second le acres, the third 12 acres, 1 rood ; how many shares car, they be divided into, each share to contain 76 rods ? Ans. 61 shares and 44 rods over." 10. SOLID MEASURE. 1. In 14 tons of hewn timber, how many solid inches? " Ars. 14 x 50 x 1728=1209600. · 2 In 19 tons of round timber, how many inches? Ans. 1313280. 3 In 21 cords of wood, how many solid feet ? . Ans. 21 x 128=2688. 4. Iu 12 cords of wood, low many solid feet and inches ? Ans. 1536 ft. and 2654208 inch. 5. In 4608 solid feet of wood, how many cords ? Ans. 36 cds. 11. TIME. 1. In 41 weeks, how many days, hours, minutes, ana heconds? Ans. 287 0.6888 h.413280 min. and 24796800 sec. 2. Lu 214 d. 15 h. 31 m. 25 sec. how many seconds ? Ans. 18545485 sec. 3. In 24796800 seconds, how many weeks? Ans. 41 wks. 4. In 184009 minutes, how many days? Ans. 127 d. 18 h. 49 min. 5. How many days from the birth of Christ, to Christ. nas, 1797, allowing the ycar to contain 365 days, 6 hours ? Ans. 656354 d. 6 h. 6. Suppose your age to be 16 years and 20 days, how nany seconds old are you, allowing 365 days and 6 hours o the year? Ans. 506649600 sec. 1.7. From March 2d, to November 19th following, inclus ive, how many days? Ans. 262. 12. CIRCULAR MOTION. 1. In 7 signs, 15° 21' 40", how mony degrees, minutes, nd seconds ? Ans. 225o 13324' and 811430". 2. Bring 1020300 seconds into signs. . . Ans. I signs, 13° 25'. Questions to crcrcise Reduction. I In 1259 groats, how many farthings, pence, shillings, and guineas, at 28s. ? Ans. 20144qrs. 5036d. 419s. 81. and 14 guincas, 27s. Bd. |