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bought for 2 reams of paper, at 5 dollars a ream?

19. How much wheat, at 7 shillings a bushel, can be bought for 2 barrels of cider, at 4 dollars and a half a barrel ?

20. How long would it take a man to lay up 10 dollars, if he saves 4 shillings a day?

21. If a man earn 8 shillings a day, how many dollars would he earn in 10 days ?

22. A man bought twenty pears at the rate of 2 for 3 cents; how much did they come to ?

23. How many eggs, at the rate of 3 for 5 cents, can you buy for thirty cents ?

24. A man hired a labourer and agreed to give him 5 dollars for every 3 days' work; how much did he give him a week, there being 6 working days in a week? How much was it a month, allowing 4 weeks to the month ?

25. If a man receives 5 dollars for 3 days' work, how many shillings is that a day?

: 26. 5 men bought a horse for sixty-three dollars, and paid two dollars a week for keeping him ; at the end of 8 weeks they sold him for fifty-four dollars; how much did each man lose by the bar

gain?

SECTION V.

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A. 1. JAMES had 4 apples, and John had half as many, how

many

had he? 2. If an orange cost 6 cents, and an apple half as much, how much does the apple cost ?

3. If you divide 8 apples equally between two hoys what part of them must each have?

Ans. One half of them.

4. What is 1 half of 8 ?

5. If you divide 8 apples equally among 4 boys, what part of them must each have ?

Ans. One fourth of them.
6. What is I fourth of 8 ?

7. If you divide 6 oranges equally among 3 boys, what part of them must 1 boy have ?

8. What is 1 third of 6 ?

9. If 4 yards of cloth cost 8 dollars, what part of 8 dollars would 1 yard cost ? What part of 8 dollars. would 2 yards cost ? What part of 8 dollars would 3 yards cost?

10. What is I fourth of 8 ? What is 2 fourths of 8? What is 3 fourths of 8 ?

11. If 6 yards of cloth will make 3 coats, what part of 6 yards will make 1 coat! What part of 6 yards will inake 2 coats ?

12. What is I third of 6? What is two thirds of 6?

13. If 3 barrels of cider cost 9 dollars, what part of 9 dollars will 1 barrel cost ! What part of 9 dollars will 2 barrels cost ?

14. What is 1 third of 9? What is 2 thirds of 9 !

15. If 2 yards of cloth cost 10 dollars, what part of 10 dollars will l yard cost ? What part of 10 dollars will 3 yards cost ?

16. What is 1 half of 10 ? What is 3 halves of 10?

17. If 2 barrels of flour cost twelve dollars, what part of twelve dollars will one barrel cost? What part of twelve dollars will 3 barrels cost ? What part of twelve dollars will 5 barrels cost ?

18. What is 1 half of twelve ? What is 3 halves of 12 ? What is 5 hàlves of twelve ?

19. If 4 barrels of cider cost twelve dollars, what part of twelve dollars will 1 barrel cost? What part of twelve dollars will 3' barrels cost? What

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part of twelve dollars will 5 barrels cost? What part of twelve dollars will 7 barrels cost ?

20. What is 1 fourth of twelve ? What is 2 fourths oftwelve ? 3 fourths ? 5 fourths ? 7 fourths ?

21. If 3 oranges cost twelve .cents, what part of twelve cents will l orange cost ? What part of twelve cents will 2 oranges cost ? .What part of twelve cents will 4 oranges cost ? What part of twelve cents will 5 oranges cost ? 7 oranges ? 10 oranges ?

22. What is I third of twelve ? 2 thirds ? 4 thirds ? 5 thirds ? 17 thirds ? 10 thirds ?

23. If 5 bushels of wheat cost 10 dollars, what part of 10 dollars will i bushel cost ? What part of 10 dollars will 2 bushels cost ? 3 bushels ? 4 bushels ?. 6 bushels ? 7 bushels ?

24. What is 1 fifth of 10?.2 fifths ? 3 fifths ? 4. fifths ? 6 fifths ? 7 fifths ?

25. What is 1 half of fourteen? 1 seventh ? 2 sevenths ? 3 sevenths? 5 sevenths ?

26. What is 1 third of fifteen ? 2 thirds ? 1 fifth ? 2 fifths ? 3 fifths ? 4 fifths ?

27. What is 1 half of sixteen ? 3 fourths ? 1 eighth ? 3 eighths ? 5 eighths ? 7 eighths ? 1 sixteenth?

28. What is 1 half of eighteen ? 2 thirds ? 1 sixth ? 5 sixths ? ) ninth ? 2 ninths ! 4 ninths ? 5 ninths ? 7 ninths ? 8 ninths ? 1 eighteenth ? 5 eighteenths ?

29. What is 1 half of twenty? I fourth ? 3 fourths ? 1 fifth ? 3 fifths ? 2 fifths ? 4 fifths ? 1 twentieth ? 3 twentieths ?: 7 twentieths ?

30. What is 1 third of twenty-one? 2 thirds? 1 seventh ? 5 sevenths ? 3 sovenths ? 6 sevenths ? 4 sevcnths ?

31. What is 1 half of twenty-two ? 1 eleventh ? 3 elevenths ? 5 elevenths ?.7 elevenths ? 10 elevenths ?

32. What is 1 half of twenty-four ? 1 third ? 2 thirds ? I fourth ? 3 fourths ? 1 sjxth ? 5 sixths ? I

eighth ? 3 eighths? 7 eighths ? I twelfth? 5 twelfths? 7 twelfths ! 133. What is 1 half of twenty-six ?

34. What are 2 thirds of twenty-seven ? 2 ninths ? 4 ninths ? 5 ninths ? 8 ninths ? 7 ninths ?

35. What is 1 half of twenty-eight ? 3 fourths ? 2 sevenths ? 5 sevenths ? 3 sevenths !

35. What is 1 sixth of thirty ? 3 fifths ? 7 tenths ? 2 thirds ? 1 half ?

37. What is 1 half of thirty-two? 3 fourths ? 5 eighths ? 1 sixteenth ? 38. What is 1 half of thirty-four ?

39. What is 5 sixths of thirty-six ? 2 thirds ? I half ? 7 twelfths ? 4 ninths ? 3 fourths ?

40. What is 1 half of thirty-eight ? 41. What is I third of thirty-nine ?

42. What is 3 fourths of forty ? 7 eighths ? 9 tenths ? 1 half ?

43. What is 3 sevenths of forty-two ? 5 sixths ?

B. 1. A boy having twelvc apples, kept I fourth of them himself, and divided the other 3 fourths of them equally among 4 of his companions, how many did he give them apiece !

2. 3 fourths of twelve are how many times 4 ? 3. A man having fourteen bushels of grain, divided 5 sevenths of it equally among 3 men; how much did he give them apiece ?

4. 5 sevenths of fourteen are how many times 3 ?

5. A man having fifteen shillings, gave away 4 fifths of it, how many dullars did he give away?

6. 4 fifths of fifteen are how many times 6 ?

7. A nian having twenty-one cents, paid away 6 sevenths of them for oranges at 5 cents apiece ; how many oranges did he buy?

8. 6 sevenths of twenty-one are how many times 5!

9. A man bought a piece of cloth for twenty-four shillings, and sold it again for 5 thirds of what he gave for it; how many dollars did he sell it for?

10. 5 thirds of twenty-four are how many times 6?

11. 7 fifths of twenty are how many times 6 ?

12. 5 sevenths of thirty-five are how many times 8?

13. 7 sixths of thirty-six are how many times 5 ?

14. 9 sevenths of forty-two are how many times 8?

15. 7 ninths of furty-five are how many times 6 ? 16. 5 sixths of forty-eight are how many times 7? 17. 6 fifths of fifty are how many times 9 ? 18. 8 ninths of fifty-four are how many times 5 ?

19. 9 sevenths of fifty-six are how many times 10 ?

20. 7 sixths of sixty are how many times 8? 21. 9 sevenths of sixty-three are how many

times

22. 10 eighths of sixty-four are how many times 9?

23. 6 eighths of seventy-two are how many times

24. 4 sevenths of eighty-four are how many times 9?

25. 7 tenths of ninety are how many times 8 ?

C. I. Charles had 6 apples, and gave 3 third of them to John; how many did he give him ?

2. Albert had 9 cents, and spent 2 thirds of them; how inany had he left?

3. James had 10 pears, and gave 1 half of them to one of bis companions, and 2 fifths of them to another ; how many did he give away?

4. If 3 yards of cloth cost 6 dollars, what is that a yard ?

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