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24. A merchant hought 12 barrels of flour for $82.44 ; what part of $82.44 did 1 barrel cost ? What is it of $82.44 ?

25. A merchant bought 18 hhds. of brandy for $1,692.00; what part of $1,692.00 did 1 hhd. cost? What did it cost

per hhd.?

26. If 37 lb. of beef cost $2.96, what part of $2 -fi will i Ib. cost ? What is g of $2.96 ?

27. If 1 hhd. of rum cost $52.92 what part of $52.92 will 1 gallon cost? How much will 1 gallon cost ?

28. At 43 cents a gallon, what will 157 hhds. of molasses come to ?

29. How many inches are there in a mile ?

MEASURE OF LENGTH.

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3 barley-corns (bar.) make 1 inch, marked in. 12 inches

1 foot

ft. 3 feet

1 yard

yd. 51 yards or

1 rod

rod. 161 feet

or pole

pol. 40 poles

1 furlong

fur. 8 furlongs

1 mile

ml. 3 miles

1 league

1. 60 geographical miles, or

1 degree nearly,

deg. 691 statute miles 360 degrees the circumference of the earth. Also 4 inches make 1 hand 5 feet

1 geometrical pace 6 feet

1 fathom 6 points

1 line 12 lines

1 inch

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30. How many geographical miles is it round the earth? 31. Ilow many statute miles round the earth ? 32. How many inches in 15 miles ? 33. How many rods round the earth ? 34. How many barley-corns will reach round the earth! 35. At $25.00 per ton, what will 1 cwt. of hay come to !

36. If 6 horses eat 18 bushels of oats in a week, what part of 18 bu. will 1 horse eat in the same time? What part of 18 bu. will 5 horses eat ? What is of 18 bu. ? 37. If a man travel 35 miles in 7 hours, how

many

miles

will he travel in 1 hour ? How many in 12 hours ? How many in 53 hours ?

38. If a stage run 96 miles in 12 hours, how many miles will it run in 15 days 5 hours, at that rate, if it run 12 hours each day?

39. At $30.00 a ton, what will 7 tons 8 cwt. of hay come

to ?

per lb. ?

40. A man, after travelling 23 hours, found he had travelled 115 miles; how far had he travelled in an hour, supposing he had travelled the same distance each hour ? how far would he travel in 47 hours at that rate ?

41. If i hhd. 20 gal. cost $118.69, what is it a gallon ? How much is it per hhd.? How lauch would 3 hhds. 17 gal. come to, at that rate ?

42. If 18 gal. 3 qts. of wine cost $33.75, what is it a quart ? What will i hhd. 43 gals. 2 qts. come to, at that rate ?

43. If 3 qrs. 13 lb. of cocoa cost $14.55, what is it per Ib. ? How much will 47 lb. come to, at that rate ? 44. If 1 cwt. 3 qr. 7 lb. of cocoa cost $32.48, what is it

What would be the price of 3 cwt. 2 qrs. 5 lb. at that rate ?

45. If 1 oz. of silver be worth 6s. 8d., what is that per dwt.? What would be the price of a silver cup, weighing 10 oz. 14 dwts. ?

46. If I cwt. 3 qrs. 23 lb. of tobacco cost $54.75, what will 3 cwt. 2 qrs. 5 lb. cost at that rate ?

47. If 6 horses will consume 19 bu. 2 pks. of oats in 3 weeks, how many pecks will 17 horses consume in the same time ? How many bushels ?

48. A ship was sold for £563, of which A owned f; what was A's part of the money ?

49. If 3 yds. 3 qrs. of broadcloth cost $30.00, what will 7 yds. cost ?

50. If 37 yds. of cloth cost $185.00, what will 180 yds. cost ?

51. If 23 yds. of cloth cost $230.00, what will l qr. cost? What will 1 ell English cost ? What will 173 ells cost?

52. If a chest of Hyson tea, weighing 79 lb., cost 32£. 11s. 9d., what would 43 lb. come to at that rate?

53. If 9 cwt. 3 qrs. 4 lb. of tallow cost $109.60, what will 1 cwt. cost ?

54. If the distance from Boston to Providence be 40 miles,

how many times will a carriage wheel, the circumference of which is 15 ft. 6 in., turn round in going that distance ?

55. If the forward wheels of a wagon are 14 ft. 6 in., and the hind wheels 15 ft. 9 in. in circumference, how many more times will the forward wheets turn round than the hind wheels, in going from Boston to New York, it being 248 miles ?

56. How many times will a ship 97 ft. 6 in. long, sail her length in the distance of 1,200 miles ?

57. If i bushel of oats will serve 3 horses 1 day, how much will serve 1 horse the same time? How much will serve 2 horses !

58. If 1 bushel of corn will serve 5 men 1 week, how much will serve 1 man the same time ? How much will serve 3 men ?

59. If you divide 1 gallon of beer equally among 5 men, how much would you give them apiece? If you divide 2 gallons, how much would you give them apiece? If you divide 3 gallons, how much would you give them apiece! If you divide 7 gallons, how much would you give them apiece?

60. What is şof 1? What is į of 2? What is } of 3 ? What is 5 of 7?

61. If 7 yards of cloth cost 1 dollar, what part of a dollar will 1 yard cost ? If 7 yards cost 2 dollars, what part of a dollar would l yard cost? If 7 yards cost 5 dollars, what part of a dollar would 1 yard cost ? If 7 yards cost 10 dollars, what part of a dollar will 1 yard cost ? How many dollars ?

62. What is 4 of 1 ? What is 1 of 2 of 3 ? of 5 ? of 10 ?

63. If you divide 1 gallon of wine equally among 13 persons, how much would you give them apiece? How much if you

divide 2 gallons ? How much if you divide 3 gallons ? 5 gallons ? 11 gallons ? 15 gallons ? 23 gallons ? 67 gallons ?

64. What is 11 of 1 ? of 2 ? of 3? of 5 ! of 11 ? of 23 : of 57 ? 65. If you divide 1 dollar equally among

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persons, what part of a dollar would you give them apiece? If you divide 2 dollars, what part of a dollar would you give them apiece ? ng dollars ? 18 dollars ! 34 dollars ? 87 dollars ? 253 dol. lars ?

66. What is a's of 1 ? of 2? of 7 ? of 18 ? of 34 ? of 87 of 253 ?

67. If 8 barrels of flour cost 53 dollars, what is that a barrel ? What will 13 barrels cost? 68. If 17 lb. of beef cost $1.43, what is that per

Ib. ? 69. If 57 lb. of raisins cost $8.37, how much is that per ib. ? What will 43 lb. cost?

70. If I cwt. 3 qrs. 15 lb. of sugar cost $19.53, how much is it per lh. ? What will 6 cwt. 1 qr. 23 lb. cost ?

71. If 15 yds. 3 qrs. of broadcloth cost $147.23, what will.i qr. cost? What will a yard cost ? What will 57 yards cost?

72. Bought 3 hhds. of wine for $257.00 ; what was it per gallon? What would 5 pipes cost at that rate ?

73. If 2 bushels of wheat is sufficient to sow 3 acres, what part of a bushel will sow 1 acre ? How much will sow 5 acres ?

74. If 5 barrels of cider will serve 8 men 1 year, what part of a barrel will serve 1 man the same time? How much will serve 17 men ?

75. If 5 barrels of flour will serve 23 men 1 month, what part of a barrel will serve 1 man the same time? How much will serve 75 men ?

76. If 3 acres produce 43 bushels of wheat, what part of an acre will produce 1 bushel ? How much will produce 7 bushels ? How much will produce 28 bushels ? How much will produce 153 bushels ?

77. If 7 acres 1 rood produce 123 bushels 3 pks. of wheat, how much will 1 rood produce ? How much will 25 acres produce ?

Note. 4 roods make l acre.

178. If 9 acres 1 rood produce 136 bushels of rye, what part of a rood will produce 1 bushel ? How many acres will produce 500 bushels ?

79. If 435 men consume 96 barrels of provisions in 9 months, how many barrels will 2,426 men consume in the same time?

80. At 23 cents per gallon, what will of a hhd. of molasses come to ?

81. At 14 cents per lb., what will 4 of 1 cwt of raisins come to?

82. How many shillings in of 12.1
83. How many pence in of a shilling?
84. How many pence in of a shilling?

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85. How many farthings in of a penny ? 86. Find the value of of a shilling, in pence and farthings. 87. Find the value of of a shilling, in pence and farthings. 88. Find the value of of 1£., in shillings and pence.

89. Find the value of of 1£., in shillings, pence, and farthings.

90. What is the value of 1 of 1£., in shillings, pence, and farthings ?

91. Find of a day in hours, minutes, and seconds. 92. Find of I hour in minutes and seconds. 93. What is of a day? 94. What is of a day? 95. What is of 1 lb. Avoirdupois ? 96. What is of 1 cwt. in quarters and lb.? 97. What is of 1 cwt. ? 98. What is 5 of 1 hhd. of wine ? 99. What is, of i hhd. of wine ? 100. What is of a yard ? 101. What is i of a yard ? 102. What is of a yard ? 103. What is of a dollar ? 104. What is of a dollar ? 105. What is of a dollar ? 106. What is of 1£.? 107. What is ? of 1£. ? 108. What is of 1£. 109. What is of a gallon of wine ? 110. What is of a shilling ? 111. What is it of a day ? 112. What is 27 of a dollar ? 113. What is of a yard ? 114. What is it of a bushel ? 115. What is 1 of 1 lb. Avoirdupois ? 116. What is if of 1£. ? 117. What is 39 of 1£.! 118. What is 12 of 1£.? 119. What is of 1 cwt. ? 120. What is 486 of a week ? 121. What is of 1 hhd. of brandy ? 122. What will 271 of 1 hhd. of wine come to, at $1.23

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per gal. ?

123. What will 281 of 1 cwt of sugar come to, at $0.19

per lb, !

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