ones. 20. A man having some labourers gave them 1 half a dollar apiece; it took 3 dollars and 1 half a dollar to pay them; how many labourers were there? 1 21. How many halves are there in 3 and 1 half? 22. How many halves are there in 5?; 23. How many naives are there in 7 and 1 har la 24. How can you tell how many halves there an in any number? Answer. Since there are 2 halves in one, threre will be twice as many halves as there are whole 25. li you had 1 orange, and should divide it among your companions, giving them 1 third apiecer how many could you give it to? 26. How many thirds are there in 1? 27. If you cut 2 oranges each into 3 pieces, hais many pieces would they make? / 28. If you cut 3 oranges into 3 pieces each, how many pieces would they make ? 29. If you cut 4 apples each into 3 pieces, how many pieces would they nake? 30. How many thirds 'are there in 2? in 37 in 4? in 5? 31. How can you tell how many thirds there are in any number? Answer. Since there are 3 thirds in one, there will be 3 times as many thirds as there are whole ones. 32. If you had 2 bushels and I third of a bushe of corn to give to some poor persons, how many. could you give it to if you should give them 1 third of a bushei apiece? 33. How many thirds are there in 2 and 1 third? 34. If a horse can eat 1 third of a bushel of oate in 1 day, how many day3 would it take him to eat. 3 hushois and 2 thirds of a bushel? 35. How many thirds are there in 3 and 2 thirds? 1 86. If i horse can cat 1 third of a buslcl of oats in a day, how many horses will it take to eat 5 busli eis and 2 thirds of a bushel in the same time: 1) 37. In 5 and 2 thirds how many thirds ? 39. If i horse will eat 1 fourth of a ton of hay in 1 inonth, how many horses will eat a tou in the same timeHow many will eat 2 tons. How many will tat 3 tons? 4 tons ? 5 tons ? 6 tons ? 40. How many fourths are there in 1?' in 2in 3. in 4 ? in 5 ? in 6 ? 41. How can you tell how many fourths there are in any number 42. How many fourths are there in 4 and 1 fourth ? 43. In 5 tons of hay and 3 fourths of a ton how many fourths of a ton 44. in 5 and 3 fourths how many fourths ? 47. If a horse cat I fifth of a ton of hay in a arout), how many horses will eat a ton in the samo time ?12,tons ? 3 tons? 4 tons? 5 tons ? 48. Ilo:r many tifths are there in 17 in 2? in 3? in 4 ? ju 51 in 7 ? in 9%: 49. How can you tell how many fifths there are in any number? 50. In 2 and 1 fifth how many fifths ? 51. In 3 dollars and 2 fifths of a dollar how many fifths of a dollar ? 52. In 3 and 2 fifths how many fifths ? 53. In 5 and 3 fifths how many fifths ? 54. In 6 and 4 fifths how many fifths ? 55. How many sixths are there in 13 in 2? in $? in 4. in 5. in 7. in 8? 56. In 2 and 2 sixths how many sixths ? many 59. How many sevenths are there in 1. in 2! u3? in 4. in 6 in 9 in 10?) 60. la 3 and I seventh how many sevenths ? 61. 11 5 and 3 sevenths how many sevenths ? 02. Ju 7 and 5 sevenths low many sewenths' 63. How many cighths are there in 1? in 3? ili 5. in 6? S4. In 2 and 3 eighths how many eighths ? 65. In 3 and 5 eightits how many eighths ? 66. In 5 and 7 eighths how many eighths ? 67. How many ninths are there in li in 2' in 7? in 5? 63. In 2 and 2 ninths how ninths ? mary thirds : 80. In 10 and 3 fourths how many fourths ? 81. In 8 and 4 fifthis how many fifths? L82. In seven and 5 ninths how man :: pinths? B. 1. If you give 4 men 1 half of a barrel of flour : iece, how many barrels will it take? 2. In 4 halves how many times 1 ? 3. If f you give 3 boys I lialf of an orange apiece, ow many oranges will it take? 4. In 3 halves how many times 1 ? 8. If you give five men I half of a dollar aplece, how many dollars will it take: 6. Ju 5 halves how muy timex 1? 7. În 6 halves low many nmes 1 ? 8. In 7 halves how many times 13 9. How can you tell how many whole ones Mere are in any number of halves ? 10. A man divided some corn among 6 persons, giving them I third of a bushel apiece; how many tushels did it také ? 11. In 6 thirds how many times I? 12. In 5 thirds how many times I' 13. A man gave eight paupers 1 third of a dollar spiece; how many dollars did it take? 14. In 8 thirds how many times 1 ? 15. 11. 10 thirds how many times 1 ? 16. How can you tell how many whole ones there are in any muinber of thirds : 17. If a man spends I fourth of a dollar in one dlay, how many dollars will he spend in 8 days. How many in days. How many in 11 days? 18. In 8 fourths how many times 1 : 19. Ji 7 fourths how many times 1 ? 20. In 11 fourths how many times 1 ? 21. In 13 fourthis how many times 1 ? 22. In 18 fourths how many times 1 ? 23. Hur" can you tell how many whicle ones there are in any pumber of fourths ? 24. Ni i tistħ of a barrel of beer will last a fami! + day, how many barrers will last them 10 days How many 8 days? 11 days: 17 days? 25. In 10 fifths how many times i ? 1? 33. lu 36 pinths how many times I 84. In 80 tenths how many times 17 35. In 35 fourths how many times 1 : 35. In 37 eighths how inuny times 1. 37. In 43 tifilis how many times 1? 38. In 48 uinths how many times 1 ? 39. In 53 tenths how many times 1? 40. In 57 eighths how many times 1 : 41. In 76 tenths how many times 1 ? 42. In 73 ninths how many times 1 ? SECTION IX. A. 1. IF :, breakfast for 1 man cost 1 third of a dollar, what would a breakfast for two men cost? 2. How much is 2 times I third ? 3. If it take you 1 third of an hour to travel 1 mile, how long will it take you to travel 3 miles ? 4. How much is 3 times I third ? 5. If 1 man can eat 1 third of a pound of meat at a meal, how much can 5 men eat? 6. How much is 7 times 1 third ? 7. If 1 man can cat 2 thirds of a pound of meat for dinner, how many thirds of a pound would 3 men cat? 6. How much is 2 times 2 thirds : 9. A man gave to 4 paupers 2 thirds of a collar spiece; how many thirds of a doliar did he give them? how many dollars ? 10. 5 times 2 thirds are how many thirds ? how many times 1. ? 11. If you give 3 men 1 fourth of a dollar apiece, hor many fourths of a dollar will it take? 12. 3 times I fourth are how many fourths ? Ya If you give 3 me: 3 fourths of a busbel of |