93. If 6 barrels of flour cost 385 dollars, what would 10 barrels cost at that rate ? 94. What is of 384? B. 1. A man bought a piece of cloth for 42% dol dars, and was obliged to sell it for of what it cox him ; how much did he lose? 2. A man bought a quantity of flour for 532 dol: lars, and sold it for g of what it cost him ; how much did he gain ? 3. If 7 men can do a piece of work in 4 days, how long will it take 1 man to do it? How long will it take 3 men to do it? 4. If 4 men can do a piece of work in 93 days, how long would it take to do it if 7 men were employed ? 5. There is a pole standing so that of it is in the water, and ? as much in the mud; how much is in the mud ? 6. If a man can travel 134 miles in 3 hours, how many miles will he travel in 8 hours? 7. If 5 horses will eat 267 loads of hay in a year, . what will 8 horses eat in the same time? 8. If 4 cocks will empty a cistern in 63 hours, how long will it take 7 cocks of the same size to empty it? SECTION XV. A. 1. A boy, having 2 oranges, wished to y at of an orange apiece to his playinates; how many could he give them to ? If he had given of an orange apiece, how many could he have given them to ? 2. How many times are there in 2? How many times are there in 2? 3. A man, having 3 bushels of corn, distributed it among some poor persons, giving them of a bushel each; to how many did he give it ? Nore. Find first how many he would have given it to, if he had given 4 of a bushel to cach. 4. In 3 are how many times ? How many times? 5. If 2 of a barrel of flour will last a family one month, how long will 4 barreis last the same family ? How long will 6 barrels last ?.» How long will 10 barrels last? 6. How many times is contained in 4? How many times in 6? How many times in 10 ? 7. If of a bushel of wheat will last a family one week, how many weeks will 6 bushels last the same family ? 8. How many times is a contained in 6? 9. There is a cistern having a cock which will fill it in 2 of an hour; how many times would the cock fill the cistern in 3 hours ? 10. How many times is contained in 3? 11. How much cloth, at 14 dollars (that is, dollars) a yard, can be bought for 4 dollars ? 12. How many times is 1.1 or contained in 4 ? 13. A man distributed 8.1 bushels of wheat among some poor persons, giving 11 bushels to each ; how many did he give it to ? 14. How many times is 11 contained in 8.4 ? 15. If a soldier is allowed 14 pounds (that is, of a pound) of meat in a day, to how many soldiers would 64 pounds be allowed ? 16. How many times is 14 contained in 6%? 17. If 1% tons of hay will keep a horse through the winter, how many horses will 10 tons keep ? 18. How many times is 1? contained in 10 ? 19. At 2} dollars a box, how many boxes of rai773011 sins can be bought for 10 dollars ? 20. How many times is 24 contained in 10? COLI 21. At 14 dollars a pound, how many pounds of indigo can be bought for 93 dollars ? 22. How many times is in contained in 93 ? 23. At 14 dollars a barrel, how many barrels of raisins can be bought for 93 dollars? 24. How many times is 14 contained in 94? 25. At of a dollar a piece, how many pieces of nankin can be bought for 8f dollars ? 26. How many times is contained in 8? 27. At ý of a dollar a pound, how many pounds of tea can be bought for 72 dollars ? 28. How many times is contained in 73? B. 1. At t of a dollar a pound, how many pounds of meat can be bought for } of a dollar ? NOTE. Change to tenths. 3. A man, having of a barrel of flour, distributed it among some poor persons, giving them t of a barrel apiece; how many did he give it to? Nore. Change both fractions to twelfths; that is, reduce them to a common denominator. 4. How many times is contained in ? 5. If a pound of almonds cost 4 of a dollar, how many pounds can be bought for of a dollar? Nore. Reduce the fractions to a common denominator 6. How many times is contained in ? 7. If a piece of nankin cost of a dollar, how many pieces can be bought for 4 dollars; that is, 1 dollars? * 8. How many times is contained in 4£? 9. If a bushel of barley costs of a dollar, how CHI . 20 bobo . . 32. 2 pence is what part of a shilling? 46. What part of a pound is 6 shillings? 7 shillings? 8 shillings? 9 shillings? 10 shillings ? 11 shillings? 12 shillings? 13 shillings? 14 shillings? 15 shillings? 16 shillings ? 17 shillings? 18 shillings? 19 shillings? 47. How many farthings are there in a shilling? 48. One farthing is what part of a shilling ? 49. 2 farthings is what part of a shilling ? 3 farthings ? 4 farthings? 5 farthings? 6 farthings ? 7 farthings? 8 farthings ? 9 farthings ? 10 farthings? 50. How many pence are there in a pound? 52. What part of a pound is two pence? 3 pence? 4 pence? 5 pence? 6 pence? 7 pence? 8 pence? 11 pence? 15 pence? 27 pence? 35 pence? 53. How many pence are there in 1 shilling and 6 pence? 54. In 2 shillings and 4 pence, how many pence? Note. Reduce the whole to pence. 60. 7s. 8d. is what part of 1 £? 61. What is the price of 2 yards of cloth, at 3s. 4d. a yard? 62. What will 8 yards of cloth cost, at 2s. 81. a 63. What will 4 bushels of wheat cost, at 5s. 9d. a bushel ? 64. What must you give for 4 barrels of cider, at 21 dollars a barrel ? 65. If3 bushels of wheat be divided between two men, how much would they have apiece ? 66. If 4 bushels of corn be divided among 5 men, how much would they have apiece ?." 67. If 3 bushels of corn be divided among 7 inen, how much would they have apiece ? 63. How many nails are there in 1 yard ? 69. How many nails are there in 4 yards? 70. How many nails are there in 5 yards and 2 nails ? 71. In 7 yards and 3 quarters, how many quarters ? 72. In 4 yards, 2 quarters, and 3 nails, how many nails ? 73. 1 nail is what part of a quarter ? 74. 3 nails is what part of a quarter ? 75. I nail is what part of a yard? 76. What part of 1 yard is 3 nails ? 5 nails ! 7 nails? 10 nails? 15 nails? 77. In 8 quarters of a yard how many yards ? 78. In 12 quarters of a yard how many yards ? 79. In 10 quarters of a yard how many yards ? 80. In 15 quarters of a yard how many yards? 81. In 12 nails how many quarters of a yard ? 82. In 16 nails how many quarters of a yard ? How many yards? 83. In 24 nails how many quarters of a yard? Vlow many yards ? |