Εικόνες σελίδας
PDF
Ηλεκτρ. έκδοση

NOTE. The method of proof is the same as in simple subtraction.

[merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][ocr errors][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small]

12. Borrowed 271. 11s. and paid 191. 17s, 6d how much remains due ?

Ans. £? 13$. 6d. 13. How much does 3171. 6s. exceed 1781. 18s, 5 d.:

Ans. 4138 7s. 630. 14. From eleven pounds take eleven pence.

Ans. £10 19s. id. 13. From seven thousand two hundred pound, take 181. 178. 63d.

Ans. £7181 2s. 5!d.

16. How much does seven hundred and eight pounds, exceed thirty-nine pounds, fifteen shillings and ten pence halfpenny!

Ans. £ 668 4s. 11d. 17. From one hundred pounds, take four pence halfpenny.

Ans. £99 19s. 71d. 18. Received of four men the following sums of money, viz. The first paid me 371. 11s. 4d. the second 25l. 16s. 7d, the third 191. 148. 6d. and the fourth as much as all the other three, lacking 19s. 6d. I demand the whole sum received ?

Ans. £165 58. 4d.

[blocks in formation]

16. oz. dr. 7 9 12 3 12 9

3. AVOIRDUPOISE WEIGHT.

C. gr. lb. T. cwt. gr. lb. oz. dr. 7 3 13 7 10 S 17 5 12 5 1 15 S 12 1 19 10 9

oz. ds.

T. cwt. gr. Ib.
810 11 0 20 10 11
193 17 1 20 12 14

T. cit. gr. lb oz. dr. 317 12 1 1.2 9 12 180 12 1 14 10 14

3

It 19 9

4. APOTHECARIES' WEIGHT.
3 Эgr.

It 3 3 5 эт. . 4 1 17

35 7 3 1 14 1 2 15

17 10 6 1

11 6

18

[blocks in formation]

gal. qt. pt. gi. 21 2 1 14 2 1 0

7. WINE MEASURE.
htd. gal. gt. pt.

T.hhd. gal. qt. pt. 13 0 1 0 2 3 20 3 1 10 60 3 1 1 2 2, 00 9. LAND OR SQUARE MEASURE. A. roods, pode.

hhd. gal. gt. pt
612 23 1 0
75 37 1 1

hhd. gal. gt. pt.
521 14 2 1
256 25 3 0

yd.ft. in. 6.c.
4 2 11 0
22 11 1

8. LONG MEASURE,

m. fur. po. 41 o 22 10 6 25

le. m. fur. pe. 86 2 6 32 24 1 7 31

le. m. fur. po.
27 1 6 37
19 2 4 39

le. in. fur. po.
16 0 1 3
10 1 3 5

le. m. fur.po.
92 0 7
1 1 1 8.

de 29 1 10

29 2 17 1 25

17 1 36

r. po.

sq.ft. sq.in. 399 131 19 135

[merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][ocr errors]

12. PIROULAX MOTIOI.
S.
9 93 45 54

9 99 34 54 3 T 40 56

T 99 40 36

QUESTIONS, Shewing the use of Compound Addition and Subtraction.

NEW-YORK, MARCH 22, 1814. 1.

Bought of George Grocer, 18 C. 2 qrs. of Sugar, at 525. per cwt.

£,32 10 28 lbs. of Rice, at 3d. per Ib.

0 S loaves of Sugar, wt. 35lb. at 1s. 1d. per Ib. 1 17 11 $ 0.2 grs. 141b. of Raisins, at 36s. per cwt. 6' 106

[ocr errors]
[ocr errors]

£41 5 5 2. What sum added to 17. lis.'81d. will make 100l. :

Ans. 821. 8s. Sd..3922 3. Borrowed 501. 10s. paitl again at one time 171. 11s. 6d. and at another time, 91. 45. Sd, at another time 71. 98. 6d. and at another time 19s. 64. how much remains unpaid :

ins. £,15 4s.-9.1d. 4. Borrowed 100l. and paid in part as follows, viz. at one time 211. Ils. 6d. at another time 191. 17s. 4:34. at another time 10 dollars at 6s, each, and at another time two English guineas at 28s. each and two pistarcens, at 14!d. each ; low much remains due, or unpaid ?

Ans. £ 52 12s. 81d. 5. A, B, and C, drew their prize money as follows, viz. A had 751. 15s. 4d. B had three times as much as A, lacking 158. 6d. and C, had just as much as A and B both; pray how much had ?

Ins. £ 502 5s. 10d. 6. I lent Peter Trusty 1000 (lols. and afterwards lent him 26 dolx. 45 cts. more. He has paid me at one time 361 dols. 40 cts, and at another time 416 Jols, 09 cts, be wiles a note which he gave me upon James Paywell, for 143 dols. 90 cts. ; how stands the balance between us ?

Ans. The balance is $105 06 cts. due to mee. 7. Paid A B in full for E F's bill on me, for 1051. 10s. viz. I gave him Richard Drawer's note for 15l. 14s. 9d. Peter Johnson's do. for 301. Os 6d. an order on Robert Dealer for $91. 11s. the rest I make up

in cash. I want to know what sun will make up he deficiency?

Ans. 7,20 35. 9d.

« ΠροηγούμενηΣυνέχεια »