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16. oz. pwt.

1 11 15
12 ounces in a pound.

23 ounces.

20 pennyweights in one ounce.
475 pennyweights.
A grains in one pennyweight.

1900
950

Proof. 24)11400 grains. Ans.

2,0) 47,5
(12)23 15 pwt.

1 lb. 11 oz. 15 pwt.
2. In 246 az, how many pwts. and grains ?

Ans. 4920pwt. 118080grs 3. Bring 46080 grs. into pounds.

Ans. 8 4. In 97597 grains of gold how many pounds ?

Ans. 1615. 10oz. 18pwt. 5grs. 5. In 15 ingots of geld, each weighing 9 oz. 5 put. how many grains ?

Ans. 66600 6. In 4 Ib. 1 oz. 1 pwt. of silver, how many table spoons, weighing 25 pwt. each, and tea-spoens, 4 put. 6 grs. each, can be made, and an equal number of each sort ?

93pt. +4put. 6grs.=654grs. the diviser and 416. loz. 1pwt.=23544grs, the dividend. Therefere 25544 654=36 Answer.

S. AVOIRDUTOIS WEIGHT.

In 89 cwt. 3 ers. 14 lb. 12 Az. how many ounces?

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161068 ounces.

Answer.

2. In 19 lb. 14 oz. 11 dr. how many drams ?

Ans. 5099. 3. In 1 ton how many drams? Ans. 573440.

4. In 24 tons, 17 cwt. 3 qrs. 17 lb. 5 oz. how many maces ?

Ans. 892245. 5. Bring 5099 drams into pounds.

Ans. 1916. 14oz. 11dr. 6. Bring 575440 drams into tons.

Ans. 1.

7. Bring 892245 ounces into tons.

Ans. 24 tons, 17cut. 3qrs. 1716. 50%. 8. In 12 hhds. of sugar, each 11 cwt. 25lb. how many gounds ?

Ans. 15084. 9. In 42 pigs of lead, each weighing 4cwt. 3qrs. how wany fother, at 19cwt. 2qrs.? Ans. 10 fother, 4fcwt.

10. A gentleman has 20hhds. of tobacco, each 8cwt. Sqra. 141b. and wishes to put it into boz es containing colb. each, I demand the number of boxes lo must get?"

4. APOTHECARIES' WuOUT, I. 1a 945 83 13 29 1997s. how many grains.

Ans. 55799. 2. 10.55799 graius, how many pounds ?

Ans. Sit 83 13 22 19gr.

5. CLOTI DEASURE. 1. In 95 yards, how many quarters and nails :

Ans. 380grs. 1520nn. 2. In 341 yards, Sqrs. Ina. how many nails ?

Ans. 5469. 3. In 5783 nails, how many yards ?

Ans. 236yds. Iqr. Sn. 4. In 61 Ells Englisi, how many quarters and nails?

Ins. 305qrs. 1220na. 5. In 56 Eils Flemish, low many quarters and nails?

Ans. 168grs. 672n. 6. In 148 Ells English, how many Ells Flemish?

Šns. 246E. F. 2grs. 7. In 1920 nails, how many yards, Ells Flemish, and Ells English

Ans. 120yds. 160E. F. and 96E. E. 8. How many coats can be made out of 368 yards of kroadcloth, allowing 18 yards to a coati Ans. 21

6. DRY MEASURE. 1. In 156 bushels, how many pecks, quarts and pints ?

Ans. 544pks. 4352qts. 8704pts. 2. In 49 bush. Spks. 5qts. how many quarts ?

Ans. 1597. 3. In 8704 pints, how many bushels ? Ans. 136. 4. In 1597 quarts, how many bushels ?

Ans. 49bus. Sp!cs. 50ls. 5. A man would ship 720 bushels of corn in barrels, which will hold s bushels, 3 pecks each, how many bar. rels must he get ?

Fins. 192.

. WINE MEASURE. 1. In 9 tuns of wine, how many hogsheads, gallons and quarts ?

Ans. Sohhds. 2268gal. 9072gts. 2. In 24 hhds. 18 gals. 2 qts. how many pints ?

128. 12244. 3. In 9072 quarts, how many tuns ?

Sins. 9. 4. In 1905 pints of wine, how many hogsheads ?

Ans. Shhds. 49gals. Ipft.

5. In 1789 quarts of cider, how many barrels ?

Ans. 14bls. 25gts. 6. What number of bottles, containing a pint and a half each, can be filled with a barrel of cider? Ans. 168.

7. How many pints, quarts, and -two quarts, each an equal numbers may be filled from a pipe of wine ?

Ans. 144.

8. LONG MEASURE. 1. In 51 miles, how many furlongs and poles ?

Ans. 408fur. "16320 poles. 2. In 49 yards, how many feet, inches, and barley corns ?

Ans. 147ft. 1764inch. 5292b.c. 3. How many inches from Boston to New York, it being 248 miles ?

Ans. 15713280 inch. 4.° 10 4352 inches, how many yards ?

Ans. 120yds. 2ft. 8in. 5. In 682 yards, how many rods ?

Ans. 682x2--11=124rods. 8. In 15840 yards, how many miles and leagues ?

Ans. 9r. 3lea. 7. How many times will a carriage wheel, 16 feet and ginches in circumference, turn round in going from New-York to Philadelphia ; it being 96 miles?

Ans. S0261 times, and 81 feet over. 8. How many barley-corns will reach round the globe, it being 360 degrees ?

Ans. 4755801600.

9. LAND OR SQUARE MEASURE. 1. In 241 acres, 3 roods and 25 poles, bow many square rods or perches ?

Ans. 38705percles. 2. In 20692 square poles, how niany acres ?

Ins. 129u. ir. 19o. 3. If a piece of land contain 2 acres, and an inclosura of 17 acres, 3 roods, and 20 rous be taken out of it, how mmy perches are there in the renainder:

Ans. 980 percles. 4. Three feids contain, the first7 acres, the second 10 acres, the third 12 acres, 1 rool; how many shares can they be divided into, each share to contain 70 rods ?

Ans. 61 shares, und 44 ods overs

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10. SOLID MEASURE. 1. In 14 tons of hewn timber, how many solii inches?

Ans. 14x50x1728=1209600. 2. In 19 tons of round timber, how many inches ?

Ans. 1313280. 5. !n 21 cords of wood, how many solid feet?

Ans. 21x128=2688. 4. In 12 cords of wood, how many solid feet and inches ?

Ans. 1536ft. and 2654208inch, 5. In 4608 solid feet of wood, how many

cords? Ans. 36ca's

11. TIME. 1. In 41 weeks, how many days, hours, minutes, and secouds :

Ans. 287d. 6888h. 413280min. anu AT962005 ... In 2141. 15h. 31m. 25sec. how many seconds ?

Ans. 18545485sec. 3. In 24796800 seconds, how many weeks ?

Ans. 41 uceelcs. 4. In 184009 minutes, low many days?

Ans. 127. 18. 49min. 5. How many days from the birth of Cluist, to Christ. inas, 1797, allowing the year to contain 365 days, 6 hours.

Ans. 656854d. 6h. 6. Suppose your age to be 16 years and 20 days, how many seconds old are you, allowing 365 days and 6 hours to the year?

ins. 506649600sec. 7. From March 24, to November 19th following, in. clusive; how many days?

Ails. 282.

12. CIROULAR MOTION. 1. In 7 signs, 15° 24' 40" how many dorrees, minutes, and seconds ?

Ans. 295° 13524" and 8114809 2. Bring 1020800 seconds into signs.

Ans. A signs, 15" 25"

QUESTIONS TO EXERCISE REDUCTION. 1. In 1259 croats, how many farthings, ponce, shillinga ainl grintas at 28s.

Ang 20144grs. 60360 4105. Sd. and 14 guineas, 273. 8.

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