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7. VINE MEASURE.
hhd. gul. gt. pt. F.lnd. gal. gt. pt.
13 0 1 0 2 3 20 3 1
10 60 3 1 1 2 27 0 0

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9. LAND OR SQUARE MEASURE.
goods. rods.
.

su.ft. sy.in
1 10
29 2 17

399 131 1 17 1 36

19 132

A.

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A gr. rods.

0 25 119 1

A. gr. rods.
1301 10
49,1 11

sq.ft. sq.in. 860 84 143

1235

27

tous. It.
116 24
109 89

10. SOLID MEASURE
cords. ft.
72 114
61 120

thuis. ff. t.
45 18 140
16 14 145

11. TIME:

mo. w. du. 54 11 8 1 43 11 3 5

yrs. days. H. min. sen 24 352 20 41 20 14 356 20 49 19

d. h. min. se to 472 2 - 13 18 42 218 4 16 29 54

w. d. h. min. sec. 781 1. 8 93 197 3:2 513

12. OIRCULAR MOTION. S.

s. ! 9 23 45 54

9 29 34 54 3 7 40 56

7 29 40 36

QUESTIONS, Showing the use of Compound Addition and Subtraction

NE V-YORK, MARCH 22, 1814. 1.

Bought of George Grocer, 12 C. 2 qrs. of Sugar, at 52s. per cwt.

£ 5.2 100 28 lbs. of Rice, at 3d. per lb.

0 70 3 loaves of Sugar, wt. 35lb. at 1s. 1d. per lb. 1 17 11 3 C. 2 qrs. 141b. of Raisins, at 36s. per cwto 6 10 6

£41

2. What sum added to 171. 11s. 81d. will make 1001. ?

Ans. 821. 8s. 3d. $17. 3. Borrowed 501. 10s. paid again at one time 171. 119. 6d. and at another time, 9l. 4s. 8d. at another time 71. 9s. 6d. and at another time 19s. 6d. how much remains unpaid

Ans. £,15 4s. 91d. 4. Borrowed 100!. and paid in part as follows, viz. at one time 211. 113. 6d. at another time 191. 178. 43d. at another time 10 dollars at 6s. each, and at another time two English guineas at gas. each and two pistareens, at 141d. each; how much remains due, or unpaid ?

Mrs. £52 12s. 80.5 5. A, B, and C, drew their prize money as follows, viz. A had 851. 15s. 4d. B had three times as much as A, lacking 15s. 6d. and C, had just as much as A and B both; pray how much had Ć ?

Ans. £302 5s. 104. 6. I lent Peter Trusty 1000 dols. and afterwards lent bim 26 dois. 45 cts. more. He has paid me at one time 361 dols. 40 cts, and at another time 416 dols. 09 cts. be. sides a note which he gave me upon James Paywell, for 143 dols. 90 cts. ; how stands the balance between us ?

Ans. The balance is $105 06 cis. due to me. h. Paid A B in full for E F's bill on me, for 1057. 10s. viz. I gave him Richard Drawer's note fór 151. 145. 9d. Peter Johnson's do. for 301. Os hd. an order on Robert Dealer for 391. 11s. the rest I'make up in cash. I want Lokmow what sum will make up the deficiency:

Ans. 620 Ss. 90

8. A merchant had sıx debtors, who together, owed him 29171. 10s. 6d. A, B, C, D, and E, owed him 16751. 13s Od. of it; what was F's debt? Ans. £ 1241 16s. 9d.

9. X merchant bought 17C. 2qrs. 141b. of sugar, of which he sells 9C. 3qrs. 25lb. how much of it remains unsold ?

Ans. 7C. 2qrs. 17lb. 10. From a fashionable piece of cloth which contained 52yds. 2n2. a taylor was ordered to take three suits, each byds. 2qrs. how much remains of the piece ?

Ans. Syds. 2grs. Qna. 11. The war between England and America commenced April 19, 1775, and a general peace took place Jan uary 20th, 1795; low long did the war continue?

hrs. 7yrs. Guio. id.

COMPOUND MULTIPLICATION. COMPOUND Multiplication is when the Multiplicand consists of several denominations, &c. 1. To Multiply Federal Money.

RULE. Multiply as in whole numbers, and place the separatrix as many figures from the right hand in the product, as it is in the multiplicand, or given sum.

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EXAMPLES.

$ cts.

S d.c.m. 1. Multiply 35 09 by 25... Multiply 49 0 0 5 by 97, 25

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34S0S5 441045

S. Multiply 1 do 4 cts. by
4. Multiply 41 cts. 5 mills by
5. Multiply 9 dollars by
6. Multiply 9 cents by
7. Multiply 9 mills by

$4753, 4 8 5

Scts, 305 Ans. 317, 20 150 Ans. 62, 25

50 Ans. 450, 00 i 50 Ans.

4, 50 50 Ansa

04.45

8. There were forty-one men concerned in the pay ment of a sum of money, and each paid 3 dollars and 9 mills; how much was paid in all ?

Ans. S123 36cts. Omills 9. The number of inhabitants in the United States is five millions; now suppose each should pay the trifling sum of 5 cents a year, for the term of 12 years, towards a continental tax; how many dollars would be raised thereby ?

Ans. three millions Dollars.

Jultiply the Denominations of Sterling Money
Weights, Measures, &'c.

RULE.* Write down the Multiplicand, and place the quantity anderneath the least denomination, for the Multiplier, and in multiplying by it, observe the same rules for carry. Ing from one denomination to another, as in Compound Addition,

INTRODUCTORY EXAMPLES £ s. d.q.

s. d. Multiply 1 11 6 2 by 5. How much is 3 times 11 9

5

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When accounts are kept in pounds, shillings and pence, This kind of multiplication is a concise and elegant method of finding the value of goods, at so much per yard, lb. &c. the gmeral rule being to multiply the given price by the quantity

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