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5. If I third of a yard of cloth cost 2 dollars, what is that a yard ?

6. 2 is 1 third of what number?

7. If I third of a yard of cloth cost 3 dollars, what is that a yard ?!

8. 3 is 1 third of what number?

9. If I fourth of a firkin of butter cost 3 dollars, pliat is that a firkin?!

10. 3 is 1 fourth of what number?

I. A man bought I third of a bushel of whea for 4 shillings, what would a bushel cost at thai rate?

12. 4 is 1 third of what number?

3. If a man can ride 2 miles in 1 fifth of an hour how far can he ride in an hour ?

14. 2 is 1 fifth of what number?

15. A man being asked the age of his eldest son, answered that his youngest son who was 3 years old,

3 was just 1 fifth of the age of his eldest son'; how old was the eldest son ? 16. 3 is 1 fifth of what number?

17. A man bought I sixth part of a hundred weight of sugar for 2 dollars, what would a hundred weight cost at the same rate ?

18. 2 is 1 sixth of what number!

19. Bought 1 fifth of a pound of starch for 5 cents, what was that a s.und ?

20. 5 is 1 fifth of what number?

21. Bought I fourth of a pound of aquasortis for 6 cents, what was that a pound?

22. 6 is 1 fourth of what number !

23. Bought 1 seventh of a hundred weight of co coa for 4 dollars, what would 1 hundred weight oogt at the same rate ?

24. 4 is 1 seventh of what number?
25. hy is fifth of what number?
26 5 is i third of what number?

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29. 4 is 1 eighth of what number?
28. 6 is 1 sixth of what number?
29. 8 is 1 third of what number !
30. 9 is 1 fourth of what number !
31. 7 is 1 sixthi of what number?
32. 8 is 1 seventh of what number 1
33. 9 is 1 eighth of what number?
34. 8 is 1 tenth of what number?
35. 7 is 1 ninth of what rumber 1
36. 6 is 1 fifth of what number ?
37. 10 is 1 seventh of what number 1

B. 1. A man bought some linen and some cotton cloth, for the linen he gave 4 shillings a yard, which was twice as much as he gave for the cotton; what did he give for a yard of the cotton ?

2. 4 is 2 times what number?

3. If 2 thirds of a yard of cloth cost 6 dollara what would 1 third cost?

4. 6 is 2 times what number?

5. If 3 fourths of a barrel of flour cost 6 dollars, what will one fourth of a barrel cost ? 2

6. 6 is three times what number?

% If 2 fifths of a pound of chocolate cost 8 cents, what would 1 fifth of a pound cost ?

& 8 is 2 times what nuniber ?

9. If 3 fifths of a pound of candles cost 9 cents, what will 1 fifth of a pound cost ?

10. 9 is 3 times what number?

11. If 2 sevenths of a pound of spermaceti can dles com 10 cents, what will 1 seventh of a pound cost 1

12. 10 is 2 times what number?

18. If á eighths of a pound of cotton cous 10 :onto, what will 1 eighth cost ?

14. 10 is 5 times what number? M JI 2 thirds of a yard of cloth onu 4 dollar,

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what will one third cost? If one third of a yard cost 2 dollars, what will a yard cost ?*

16. If 4 is 2 thirds of some number, what is ! Third of the same number?' '2 is 1 third of what number?*_Then 4 is two thirsis of what?

17. If 2 thirds of a barrel of flour cust 6 dollars, what will 1 third of a barrel cost ?? If I third of a barrel cost 3 dollars, what will a' barrel cost?*

18. If 6 is 2 thirds of some number, what is 1 third of the same number?-3 is one third of what number? Then 6 is 2 thirds of what?,

19. If 3 fourths of a bushel of wheat cost 6 shil. lings, what will I fourth of a bushel cost? If I fourth of a bushel cost 2 shillings, what will a bushel cost ?

20. If 6 is 3 fourths of some number, what is 1 fourth of the same number?--2 is I fourth of what number 1-Then 6 is 3 fourths of what?

21. If 2 fifths of a gallon of wine cost 4 shillings, what will 1 fifth of a gallon cost? If one fifth of a gallon cost 2 shillings, what will a gallon cost ?

22. If 4 is two fifths of some number, what is 1 fifth of the same number is 1 fifth of what number? Then 4 is 2 fifths of what?

23. If 3 serenths of a pound of tobacco cost 6 cents, what will 1 seventh of a pound cost? If I seventh of a pound cost 2 cents, what will a pound cost?

24. If 6 is 3 sevenths of some number, what is ! seventh of the same number 1-2 is 1 soventh of what number.Then 6 is 3 sevenths of what?

25. If 2 sevenths of a barrel of fish cost 4 dolJers, what will i seventh of a barrel cont? What will a barrel cost*:

26. 4 is 2 sevenths of what number?? 27 It 3.eighths of a pound of choenlate emot $

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cents, what will 1 eighth of a pound costă What will a pound cost ?

28. 6 is 3 eighths of what number?

29. If eight cents will buy 2 fifths of a pound of aqua fortis, how many cents will buy a pound?

30. 8 is 2 fifths of what number?

31. A man bought 3 fourths of a hundred weight of yellow ochre for 9 dollars; what was that a hundred weight?!

32. 9 is three fourths of what number?
33. 8 is 4 ninths of what number?
34. 9 is 3 tenths of what number?
35. 10 is 5 sevenths of what number?
36. 12 is 3 fifths of what number?
37. 12 is 4 ninths of what number?
38. 10 is 2 sevenths of what number?
39. 14 is 7 fifths of what number?
40. 15 is 3 elevenths of what number?
41. 16 is 2 fifths of what number?
42. 18 is o tenths of what number?
43. 20 is 5 ninths of what numoci?
44. 21 is 3 ninths of what number?
45. 21 is 8 ninths of what number?

C. 1. If 5 eighths of a cask of claret wine cost 15 dollars, what is that a cask ? How much cider, at 4 dollars a barrel, would it take to pay for a cask of the wine?

2. 15 is five eighths of how many times 4? ,

3. If 2 thirds of a pound of coffee cost 18 cents, now much would a pound cost? How many oranges, at 5 cents apiece, might be bought for a pound? 4. 18 is & thirds of how many times 5?

5. A man bought 4 sevenths of a hundred weighe of sugar for 20 shillings; how many dollars would a hundred weight come to at the same rate ?

& 20 ig 4 sevenths of how many timex 6?

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7. A man sold a cow for 21 dollars, which was only seven tenths of what she cost him; how much did she cost him? When he bought her, he paid

? for her with cloth at 8 dollars a yard; how mary vards of cloth did he give?

& 21 is 7 tenths of how many times 8 ? 9. A man, being asked the

age son, answered, that the age of his eldest son was 24 years, which was 3 fifths of his own age; and that his own age was 10 times as much as that of his younge est son; what was his age ? and what was the age of his youngest son? 10. 24 is 3 fifths of how many times 10? 11. 27 is 3 fifths of how many times 7 ?12. 28 is 7 tenths of how many times 9 ?

13. 30 is 5 eighths of how many times 7?
* 14. 32 is 4 sevenths of how many times 6?

15. 36 is 9 eighths of how many times 5 ?
16. 40 is 8 ninths of how many times 8?
17. 42 is 6 fifths of how many times 4?
18. 45 is 9 eighths of how many times 6 ?
19. 48 is 8 ninths of how many times 7.
20. 50 is 5 sevenths of how many times 8?
21. 54 is 9 sixths of how

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times 7? 22. 56 is 7 ninths of how many times 10? 23. 60 is 10 sevenths of how many times 4: 24. 63 is 9 eighths of how many times 5 ? 25. 64 is 8 ninths of how many times 7? 26. 70 is 10 sevenths of how many times 8? 27. 72 is 9 fifths of how many times 6? 28. 80 is 10 thirds of how many times 4? 29. 80 is 8 fifths of how many times 6 ?

D. 1. A boy gave away 4 cents, which was a third of all he had; how many bad he at first?

2. A boy gave 6 apples to one of his companions,

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