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EXAMPLES.

1. Reduce 751. New-England and Virginia Currency, io Federal Moises. S)750

S cts.

904 943 33} 2. Reduce 451. 15s. 71. New-England currency, to 20

(federal money.

d. A dollar=6)915,C23

127,500 $152,604+ Sils.

.625 decimal. NOTE. 1 farthing is ,25 , which annex to tlie pence, ,50 anni divido by 12, you

wití S

,75 Jhave the decimal required. S. Reduce S451. 10. 11. New Hampshire, &c. cur rency, to Spanish milled dollars, or federal money.

£945 10 11!
20

d.

12)11,9500 6) 6910,9575

,9875 decima. $1151,8929+ Ans. 4. Reduce 1051, 14s. 3 d. New-York and North-Caro. lina currency, to federal money.

£105 14 33
20

12) 5,500

A dollar=3)2114,3125

,S105 decimal.

8964,089 06 Ans.

Or $ dem. 06 5. Reduce 4311. New-York currency to federal money, This being pounds only.* 4)4310

S cís.
Ans. $1077 )=1077,50

*dollar is 8s. in tits currency~,4=* of a pound; therefore, multipt by 10, and divide by 4, brings the pourrids irło dollars, fc.

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16. Borrowed 10 English crowns, at 6s. 8d. each, how many dollars at Ús, each, will pay the debt 2 - .fins. §11, 11 cis. : "t. NoTF.—There are several short practical methods of reducing New-England and New-York currencies to Federal Money, for whis ree the Aspendix. S.E II. To reduce the currency of New-Jersey, Pennsylvania, Belaware and Maryland, to Federal Money. RULE. Multiply the given sum by 8, and divide the product by S. and the quotient will be dollars, &c." 3.x A*ITI, E.S. ... Reduce 245l. New-Jersey, &c. currency, to federal torcroy. ...six8=1960, and 1960-5-3–30531 =3653, $34cts. Set 2.--When there are shillings, pence, &c. in the

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

2. Reduce S61, 11s. 83d. New Jersey, &c. currency to federal money. £36,5854 decimal value.

8

8 3) 292,6852(97,56106 Ans. ANSWEXS.

S cts. m. 3. Reduce 240 0 0 to federal money 640 00 4. Reduce 125 8 0

S34 40 5. Reduce 997 61

265 00 5 of 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; 3000-7=8428,5714 Ans. 2. Reduce 541. 16s. 9 d. Georgia currency, to federal money. 54,8406 decimal expression.

30

7)10 45,2180

s. d.

Ans. 235,0311

ANSWERS £

$ cts. m. 3: Reduce 34 14 8 to federal money, 405 99 8+ 4. Reduce 19 17 61

85 18 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 of a pound ; therefore %50-:-7.

S. d.

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.

1:5

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

55,525 decimal value.
4

S cts.
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.

S

£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.

S

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

,4

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

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