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EXAMPLOS.

1. Recice 751. New-England and Virginia Currency. io Federal Mones. $)730

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3943943 38 2. Reduce 457. 15s. 7.d. New England currency, to 20

federal money.

d. A dollar=6)915,005

12)7,500

$152,604+ Airs.

,695 decimal. NOTE. 1 farthing is ,25 ) which annex to the pence, 2

,50 and divide by 12, you will S

,75 J have thre decimal required. S. Reduce $451. 105. 111. New Hampshire, &c. cur rency, to Spanish milled dollars, or federal money.

£545 10 11!
20

d.

12) 11,2500 6) 6910,9575

29975 decima. $1151,8229+ Ans. 4. Reduce 1051. 14s. 3 d. New-York and North-Caro. lina currency, to federal money.

4 105 14 32
20

12)3,500

A dollar=3)2114,5125

,S125 decimal.

$264,989 06 Ans.

Or S dem. 06 5. Reduce. 431l. New-York currency to federal money, This being pounds only.* 4)4510

6 cfs. Ans. $10771077,50

* A dollar is 8s. in tius currency-45 of a pound; therefors, multiple by 10, and divide by 4, brings tha portads into dollars, fc.

6. Reduce 281. us. 6d. New-England and Virginia Qurrency, to federal money. Ans. $95, 25cts.

7. Change 4631. 10s. Sd. New-England, &c. currency, to federal money.

Ins. $1545, 11cts. 1m. 8. Reduce 351. 195. Virginia, &c. currency, to federal money.

Ans. $119, 83cts. Sm.t 9. Reduce 2141. 10s.7]. New-York, &c. currency, to federal money:

Ans. $536, 32cts. 8n. + 10. Reduce 3041. 11s. 5d. North-Carolina, &c. currency, to federal money. Ans. 8761, 42cts. 7111.

11. Change 2191. 11s. 7d. New-England and Virginia currency, to federal money, Ans. 6731, 94cts. +

12. Change 2411. New-England, &c. currency, into federal money.

Ans. $803, 33cts.t. 18. Bring ool. 13s. 51. New England currency, into dollars.

jus. $69, 74cts. 63.-t 14. Perlucc 4681. Ver-Fork currency, to federal mo

Ans. S1170 15. Reduce 17s. 9.fil. Neur-York, lic. currency, to dollars, Eic.

Ans. $2,22cts. 6,5m. 16. Borrowed 10 English crowns, at 6s. Sd. each, how many dollars at Gs. each, will pay the debt?

Ans. $11, 11cts, 1???. Note-There are several short practical methods of re!ucing New-England and New-York currencies to Fexleral Money, fof whice the Aspendis.

CASE II. To reduce the currency of New-'ersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware and Maryland, to Federal Money.

RULE. Multiply the given sum by 8, and dividie the product b. and the quotient will be dollars, &c.*

6. Reduce 2451. New Jersey, &c. currency, to federal 45x&=1960, and 1960:-S=8053}=$659, 334cts. HoteWhen there are shillings, pence, &c. in the

7.11":"aris 7s. 60. =-90d. in this currency: "*;; therefore, multiplizing by 8, and dividir 1.4 ""$ 11:9. dh'ers, cents, g'c.

EXAMPLES.

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given sum, recluce them to the decimal of a pound, then multiply and divide as above, &c.

2. Reduce 551. 11s. 8jd. New-Jersey, &c. currency. to federal money. $36,5854 decimal value.

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3)292,6832(97,56106 Ans. ANSV EXS. f. d.

Scts. m. 3. Reduce 240 0 0 to federal inoney 640 00 4. Reduce 125 8 0

SS4 40 5. Reduce 997 64

265 00 5 ofe 6. Reduce 100 0

266 66 6 + n. Reduce 25 3

67 14 4 8. Reduce 0 17 9

2 56 6,6

CASE III.

To reduce the currency of South-Carolina and Georgia,

to federal money.

RULE. Multiply the given sum by 30, and divide the product by 7, the quotient will be the dollars, cents, &c.*

EXAMPLES.

1. Reduce 1001. South-Carolina and Georgia currency, to federal money.

1001.x30=3000; 3000:=8428,5714 Ans. 2. Reduce 54l. 16s. 9 d. Georgia currency, to federal money. 54,8406 decimal expression.

30

7)1845,2180

S. d.

Ans. 235,0311

ANSWERS. £

$ cts. m. 3: Reduce 94 14 8 to federal money, 405 99 8+ 4. Reduce 19 17 64

85 18 7 5. Reduce 417 14 6

1790 25 6. Reduce 140 10 0

602 14 2+ 7. Reduce 160 0 0

685 71 4

*4s. 8d. or 56d. to the dollar=3 of a pound; therefore x50:-7.

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f.

$ cts. m. 8. Reduce 0

11
6

2 46 4f 9. Reduce 41 17 9

179 51 4 CASE IV. To reduce the currency of Canada and Nova Scotia, to

Federal Money.

RULE. Multiply the given sum by 4, the product will be dollars..

Note. Five shillings of this currency are equal to a dollar; consequently 4 dollars make one pound

EXAMPLES.

1. Reduce 1251. Canada and Nora-Scotia currency, tofeleral money.

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Ans. $500 2. Reduce 551. 10. 6d. Nova Scotia currency, to do Ars.

55,525 decimal value.
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Ans. $222, 100=222 10

ANSWERS 3. Reduce 241 18 9 to federal money. 967 75 4. Reduce 58 13 64

234 70 5. Reduce 528 17 8

2115 53 6. Reduce 1 2 6

4 50 ht. Reduce 224 19 0

899 80 8. Reduce 0 13 111

2 79

REDUCTION OF COIN.

RULES

For reducing the Federal Money to the currencies of the

several United States.
To reduce Federal Money to the currency
New-England,
Virginia,

Multiply the given sum by ,3

and the product will be pounds Kentucky, and

and decimals of a pound. Tennessee.

RULE.

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New-York, 51 Multiply the given sum by,

and the product will be pounds, »: N. Carolina.

and decimals of a pounů. New Jersey,

Multiply, the given sum by 3 Pennsylvania, and divide the product by 8, & Delaware,

the quotient will be pounds, Maryland. Land decimals of a pound. South-Carolina, and dividebys , the quotient

Multiply the given sum by, Georgia and decimals of a pound

will be the answer in pounds,

RELE.

EXAMPLES,

In the foregoing Rules. 1. Reduce 8152, 60 cts. to New England currency.

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£45, 780 Ans.=£45 15s. 7,2d.

20 But the value of any decimal of

a pound, may be found by inspeo 15, 600 tion. See problem II. page 88.

12

7, 200

2. In $196, how many pounds, N. England currency.

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£58,8 ns. £58 16 3. Reduce 8629 into New-York, &c. currency.

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6,251,6 Ans. £1 12 4. Bring $110, 51 cts. 1 m. into New-Jersey, &c. currency

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