part of twelve dollars will 5 barrels cost? What part of twelve dollars will n barrels cost ? 20. What is 1 fourth of twelve? What is 2 fourths of twelve ? 3 fourths ? 5 fourths ? 7 fourths ? 21. If 3 oranges cost twelve cents, what part of twelve cents will 1 orange cost? What part of twelve cents will 2 oranges cost ? What part of twelve cents will 4 oranges cost? What part of twelve cents will 5 oranges cost ? 7 oranges ? 10 oranges 22. What is 1 third of twelve ? 2 thirds ? 4 thirds ? 5 hirds ? 7 thirds ? 10 thirds ? 23. If 5 bushels of wheat cost 10 dollars, what part of 10 dollars will 1 bushel cost? What part of 10 dollars will 2 bushels cost? 3 bushels ? 4 bushels ? 6 bushels ? q bushels ? 24. What is 1 fifth of 10 ? 2 fifths ? 3 fifths ? 4 fifths ? 6 fifths ? 7 fifths ? 25. What is 1 half of fourteen? 1 seventh ? 2 sevenths ? 3 sevenths ? 5 sevenths ? 26. What is I third of fifteen ? 2 thirds ? I fifth ? 2 fifths ? 3 fifths ? 4 fifths ? 27. What is 1 half of sixteen? 3 fourths ? 1 eighth? 3 eighths ? 5 eighths ? 7 eighths ? 1 sixteenth 28. What is 1 half of eighteen ? 2 thirds ? 1 sixth ? 5 sixths ? l ninth ? 2 ninths ? 4 ninths? 5 ninths ? 7 ninths? 8 ninths? 1 eighteenth ? 5 eighteenths ? 29. What is 1 half of twenty? I fourth? 3 fourths ? I fifth ? 3 fifths ? 2 fifths ? 4 fifths? 1 twentieth ? 3 Twentieths ? Y twentieths ? 30. What is 1 third of twenty-one ? 2 thirds ? 1 seventh ? 5 sevenths ? 3 sevenths ? 6 sevenths ? 4 sevenths ? 31. What is 1 half of twenty-two ? 1 eleventh? 3 elevenths ? 5 elevenths ? 7 elevenths ? 10 elev. enths ? What is 1 half of twenty-four? 1 third ? 2 thirds ? I fourth ? 3 fourths ? 1 sixth ? 5 sixths ? 5 32. eighth ? 3 eighths ? 7 eighths ? 1 twelfth ? 5 twelfths ? 7 twelfths ? 33. What is 1 half of twenty-six ? 34. What are 2 thirds of twenty-seven ? 2 ninths ? 4 ninths ? 5 ninths ? 8 ninths ? 7 ninths ? 35. What is 1 half of twenty-eight ? 3 fourths ? ? sevenths ? 5 sevenths ? 3 sevenths ? 36. What is 1 sixth of thirty ? 3 fifths ? 7 tenths? 2 thirds ? 1 half ? 37. What is 1 half of thirty-two ? 3 fourths ? 5 eighths? I sixteenth? 38. What is 1 half of thirty-four ? 39. What is 5 sixths of thirty-six ? 2 thirds? 1 half? 7 twelfths ? 4 ninths ? 3 fourths ? 40. What is 1 half of thirty-eight? 41. What is 1 third of thirty-nine ? 42. What is 3 fourths of forty? 7 eighths ? 9 tenths ? 1 half ? 43. What is 3 sevenths of forty-two ? 5 sixths ? B. 1. A boy having twelve apples, kept 1 fourth of them himself, and divided the other 3 fourths of them equally among 4 of his companions, how many did he give them apiece ? 2. 3 fourths of twelve are how many times 4? 3. A man having fourteen bushels of grain, divided 5 sevenths of it equally among 3 men; how much did he give them apiece ? 4. 5 sevenths of fourteen are how many times 3 ? 5. A man having fifteen shillings, gave away! fifths of it, how many dollars did he give away? 6. 4 fifths of fifteen are how many times 6 ? 6 tims 5? 9. A man bought a piece of cloth for twenty-four shillings, and sold it again for 5 thirds of what he gave for it; how many dollars did he sell it for ? 10. 5 thirds of twenty-four are how many times 6? 11. 7 fifths of twenty are how many times 6? 12. 5 sevenths of thirty-five are how many times B? 13. 7 sixths of thirty-six are how many times 5 ? 14. 9 sevenths of forty-two are how many times B? 15. 7 ninths of forty-five are how many times 6 ? 19. 9 sevenths of fifty-six are how many times 10? 20. 7 sixths of sixty are how many times 8? 22. 10 eighths of sixty-four are how many times 9? 23. 6 eighths of seventy-two are how many times 7? 24. 4 sevenths of eighty-four are how many times 9? 25. 7 tenths of ninety are how many times 8 ? C. l. Charles had, 6 apples, and gave 1 third of them to John; how many did he give him? 2. Albert had 9 cents, and spent 2 thirds of them ; how many had he left ? 3. James had 10 pears, and gave 1 half of them to one of his companions, and 2 fifths of them to another; how many did he give away? 4. If 3 yards of cloth cost 6 dollars, what is that a yard? 5. If 4 yards of cloth cost twelve dollars, what will 2 yards cost ? 6. If 9 apples cost eighteen cents, what will 3 apples cost ? 7. If 3 oranges cost 18 cents, what will 2 cost? 8. James had twenty-five cents, and he gave 4 fifths of them for 10 apples; how much did he giv for all the apples? how much apiece ? 9. A man had thirty dollars, and gave 5 sixths of them for 8 yards of cloth ; how much did he give yard ? 10. A man had forty yards of cloth, and sold 3 fifths of it for twenty-four dollars; what was that a yard ? 11. A man had forty-two barrels of flour, and sold 2 sevenths of it for 6 dollars a barrel ; how much did it come to ? 12. A boy had sixty-three nuts, and divided 4 sevenths of them equally among six of his companions; how many did he give them apiece ? 13. If 4 yards of cloth cost twelve dellars, what will 3 yards cost ? 14. If 5 oranges cost twenty-five cents, what will 3 cost? 15. If 3 oranges cost fifteen cents, what will 7 cost? 16. If 3 barrels of cider cost twelve dollars, what will 10 barrels cost ? 17. If 7 pounds of flour cost thirty-five cents, what will 9 pounds cost ? 18. If 5 firkins of butter cost forty dollars, what will 3 firkins cost? 19. If 2 men can do a piece of work in six days, how long would it take 4 men to do the same work? 20. If 6 men can do a piece of work in twelve days, in how many days will 3 men do the same work ? 21. If 3 men can do a piece of work in twelve days, in how many days will 4 men do the same work ? 22. If 2 pipes of a certain size will empty a cis. tern in 6 hours, in how long a time will 3 pipes of the same size empty it ? 23. Three men, setting out on a journey, purchased 5 loaves of bread apiece, but before they had eaten any of it, two other men joined them, and they agreed to share the bread equally among the whole ; how many loaves did they have apiece ? 24. If 4 barrels of flour cost twenty-four dollars, what would y barrels cost? How much cider at 3 dollars a barrel would 7 barrels of four buy? 25. A man bought a quantity of flour for fiftyfour dollars; and another man gave him 9 yards of cloth for 5 sixths of it; what was the cloth worth a yard ? 26. If 9 yards of cloth cost fifty-four dollars; how many boxes of butter, at 4 dollars a box, would 5 yards of the same cloth buy ? 27. Bought 8 firkins of butter for seventy-two dollars, and gave 6 of them for 7 yards of cloth; what was a yard of the cloth worth? 28. A man bought 6 barrels of flour for sixty dollars, and gave 4 barrels of it for cider at 5 dollars a barrel ; how many barrels did he buy? Note. The manner of writing numbers with fig. ures has been explained as far as ten. The numbers from ten to one hundred are written as follows : Ten is written 10 Eleven 11 Twelve 12 Thirteen 13 Fourteen 14 Fifteen 15 Sixteen 16 Seventeen 17 |