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68. When corn is of a dollar a bushel, what part of a busbel may be bought for of a dollar ?

69. Two men bought a barrel of flour, one gave 2 dollars and the other 3 dollars, what did they give for the whole barrel ? What part of the whole value did each

рау ? What part of the flour should each have? 70. I'wo men hired a pasture for 21 dollars. One kept his horse in it 5 weeks, and the other 7 weeks ; what ought each to pay ?

71. What part of 7ş is 2?
72. What part of 531 is 13?
73. What part of 107 is 9345?
74. What part of 3,840, is jy?
75. What part of it?
76. What part of ilf is 1}}?
77. What part of 281 is 135?
78. What part of 1377 is 977?
79. What part of 38737 is tij!

XXIV. 1.* If į of a gallon of brandy cost $0.75, what is that a gallon ?

2. If of a ton of hay cost $13.375, what is that

a ton ?

3. If į of a yard of cloth cost $2.875, what is that

a yard ?

rate ?

4. If 1 of a hhd. of brandy cost $27.00, what will 1 hhd. cost at that rate ?

5. A merchant bought į of a pipe of brandy for $38.56 ; what would the whole pipe come to at that

6. A smith bought of a ton of iron for $12.43; what would a ton cost at that rate?

7. A merchant owned i of a ship's cargo, and his share was valued at $8,467.00; what was the whole ship valued at?

8. A gentleman owned stock in a bank to the amount of $8,642.00, which was 27 of the whole stock in the bank'; what was the whole stock ?

* See First Lessons, Sects. VI. and XI.

erty worth?

lar;

9. A gentleman lost at sea $4,843.67, which was oto of his whole estate; how much was his whole prop

10. A gentleman bought stock in a bank to the amount of $373.14, which was ady of the value of his whole property

What was the value of his whole property?

11. A man bought į of a bushel of corn for { of a dollar; what would be the price of a bushel at that rate ? 12. A man bought of a bushel of rye for of a dol

what would a bushel cost at that rate ? 13. A man sold of a yard of cloth for of a dollar; what would a yard cost at that rate ?

14. A grocer sold of a gallon of wine for of a dollar; what was it a gallon ?

15. A grocer sold 37 of a barrel of flour for at of a dollar;

what

was it a barrel ? 16. A merchant sold of a ton of iron for 195 dollars ; how much was it a ton ?

17. A merchant sold its of a bhd. of brandy for $11187; how much was it per hhd. ?

18. A ship of war having taken a prize, the captain received 3'7 of the prize money. His siiare amounted to $3,487 vs. What was the whole prize worth?

19. If of a gallon of molasses cost 20 cents, what will į cost? What will a gallon cost ? This question is the same as the following: If 2 quarts of molasses cost 20 cents, what is it a quart? How much a gallon ?

20. If i of a gallon, that is 3 quarts, of molasses cost 24 cents, what will }, that is 1 quart, cost ?

21. If of a yard of cloth cost 6 dollars, what cost ?? What will a yard cost?

22. If of a gallon, that is 3 pints, of wine cost 90 cents, what will }, that is 1 pint, cost? What will a gallon cost ?

23. If of a gallon of brandy cost 95 cents, what will cost ? What will a gallon cost?

24. If of a yard of broad cloth cost $6.00, what will } cost ? What will a yard cost ?

25. If of a box of lemons cost $2.40, what will 1 cost ? What will the whole box cost?

26. If of a bhd. of molasses cost $16.00, what will the whole hogshead cost?

27. A man travelled 12 miles in of a day; how far did he travel in 15 of a day? How far would he travel in a day at that rate ?

28. A man bought of a barrel of flour for $4.85, what would be the price of a barrel at that rate ?

29 A man being asked his age answered, that he was 24 years old when he was married, and that he had lived with his wife of his whole life. What part of his whole age is 24 years ? What was his age ?

30. A smith bought of a ton of Russia iron for $25.35, what would be the price of a ton at that rate ?

31. Bought of a yard of cloth for $5.00, what would be the price of a yard at that rate ?

32. If is of a gallon of molasses, that is, 3 pints, cost 17 cents. what will j, 1 pint, cost ?

What will a gallon cost?

33. If of a pound of snuff, (5 ounces,) cost 14 cents, what cost o lb., (1 ounce ?) 34. If I

of a chaldron of coal cost $5, what cost is? What is that a chaldron?

35. A man travelled 4 miles in of an hour; how far would he travel in an hour at that rate ?

36. If of a ship's cargo is worth $14,000, what is the whole cargo worth?

37. A owns of a coal mine, and his share is worth $3,500. What is the whole mine worth?

38. If 3 of the stock in a bank is worth $63,275, what is the whole stock worth?

39. If iş yard of cloth is worth $11, what is a yard worth?

40. If 2 bushels of corn is worth 13 shillings, what is a bushel worth ?

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*41. If 8 bushels of wheat cost $15, what is it a
bushel ? What would 50 bushels cost at that rate ?
42. A man sold 51

cwt. of

sugar for $587; what would be the price of 175cwt. at that rate ?

43 If of 1 lb. of butter cost of a dollar, what will í of i lb. cost? What will i lb. cost ?

44. If of 1 lb. of raisins costs of a dollar, what will 1 of lb. cost ? What will i lb. cost ?

45. If of a bushel of corn cost of a dollar, what is that a bushel ?

46. If of a barrel of flour will serve a family 1, of a month, how long will one barrel serve them ? How long will 5 barrels serve them ?

47. If of a yard of cloth cost 4 dollars, what is that a yard ? What will 175 yards cost at that rate ?

48. If is of a bhd. of wine cost 30 dollars, what will be the price of a bhd. at that rate ?

49. If 34 cwt. of iron cost $14, what is that per cwt. ?

50. If 7 lb. of butter cost $111, what would be the price of 273 lb. at that rate ?

51. A merchant bought a piece of cloth containing 24 yards, and in exchange gave 32 barrels of flour; how much flour did one yard of the cloth come to ? How much cloth did i barrel of the flour come to ?

3 52. If of a yard of cloth cost of a pound, what will ii of an ell English cost ?

53. If of a barrel of four cost 14£., what will 43% barrels cost?

54. A person having į of a vessel, sells of his share for $8,400.00, what part of the whole vessel did he sell? What was the whole vessel worth?

55. Ir i of a ship be worth of her cargo, the cargo being valued at 2,000£., what is the whole ship and

cargo worth?

56. If by travelling 124 hours in a day, a man perform a journey in 7 days, in how many days will he perform it, if he travel but 9 hours in a day?

57. If 5 men mow 72 acres in 11į days, in how many days will 8 men do the same ?

58. If 5 men mow 724 acres in 113 days, how many acres will they mow in 8 days?

59. There is a pole, standing so that of it is in the water, & as much in the mud as in the water, and 7% feet of it is above the water. What is the whole length of the pole?

60. A person having spent , and of his money had $264 left. How much had he at first ?

61. Two men, A and B, having found a bag of money disputed who should have it. A said }, }, and 1 of the money made 130 dollars, and if B could tell how much was in it he should have it all, otherwise, he should have nothing. How much was in the bag?

62. 45 is of what number?
63. 486 is 's of what number?
64. 68 is of what number?
65. 125 is of what number?
66. 376 is of what number?
67. 17 is of what nuinber?
68. 3 is of what number?
69. 68 is 13, of what number?
70. 253 is its of what number?
71. 37 is 12 of what number?
72. 6845 is-3875 of what number?
73. 384 is 1,286 of what number?
74. is of what number?
75. is of what number?
76.

is şof what number?
77. is of what number?
78. ij is of what number?
79. 45 is of what number?
80. 4 is of what number?
81. 124 is 4, of what number?
82. 1 is of what number?
83. 47 is 13.5% of what number?
84. 35 is of what number?
85. 14 is 1'5 of what number?

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