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6. Reduce 281. 11s. 6d. New-England and Virginia currency, to feileral money.

Ains. $95,25cts. 7. Change 4651. 10s. Si. New-England, &c. currency, to federal money.

Ans. 81545, 11cts. 1m.t 8. Reduce 351. 19s. Virginia, &c. currency, to federal money.

Ans. $119, 83cts. 3m. + 9. Reduce 2141. 10s. 7 d. New-York, &c. currency, to federal money.

Ans. $536, 32cts. Sm. + 10. Reduce 504. 11s. 5d. North-Carolina, &c. cur

inoney. Ans. $761, 42cts. 7in. + 11. Change" 2191. iis. 73d. New-England and Vir ginia currency, to federal money. Ans. 8751,94cts. +

12. Change 241l. New-England, &c. currency, into federal money.

Ans. $803, 33cts. 13. Bring 201. 18s. 5jl. New England currency, into doilars.

Ans. $69, 74cts. 61.t 14. Reduce 4681. New-York currency, to federal money.

ins, 81170 15. Reduce 17s. 934. New-York, &c. currency, to dollars, &c.

Ans. $2, 29ets. 6,5m. + 16. Borrowed 10 English crowns, at os. Sd. each, how many dollars at 6s. each, will pay

the debt ?

Aris. $11. 11cts. Im, Note.- There are several short practical methods of reducing New-England and New-York currencies 1o Federal Money, for which see the Appendix.

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

KULE. Multiply the given sum by S, and divide the product by 3, and the quotient will be dollars, &c. *

EXAMPLES 1. Reduce 245l. New-Jersey, &c. currency, to federal noncy. £245x8=1960, and 1960+3=8655}=8653, ss cts.

Note. When there are shillings, pence, &c. in the *3 dollar is 7s. 6d.=90d. in this currency

== of a pound; therefore, multiplying by 8, and dividing by S, gives the dollars, cents, &c.

S. d.

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

2. Reduce 361. 11s. 8d. New Jersey, &c. currency, to federal money. £36,5854 decimal value.

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$ 3)292,6832(97,56106 Ans. ANSWERS.

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

334 40 5. Reduce 997 64

265 005 + 6. Reduce 100 0 0

266 66 6 + 7. Reduce 25 3 7

67 14 4 8. Reduce 0 17 9

2 36 6,6 CASE III. To reduce the currency of South-Carolina and Georgia,

to federal money.

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

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

1001.x30=3000; 3000:-7=8428,5714 Ans. 2. Reduce 541. 16. 92d. Georgia currency, to federal money. 54,8406 decimal expression.

EXAMPLES.

30

7)1545,2180

Ans. 235,0311

ANSWERS fe S. d.

$ cts. m. 3. Reduce 94 14 8 to federal money, 405 99 8+ 4. Reduce 19 1764

85 1871 5. Reduce 417 14 6

1790 25 6. Reduce 140 10 0

602 14 2+ 7. Reduce 160 0 0

685 71 4

**$. 8d. or 56d to the dollar=maio of a pound ; therefore X30:-7

S. d.

£.

8 cts. ni. 8. Reduce o 11 6

2 46 4+ 9. Reduce 41 17 9

179 51 410 CASE IV. To reiluce 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.

federal money

1. Reduce 125l. Canada and Nova-Scotia currency, to

125

4

ANSWERS.

Ans. 8500 2. Reduce 551. 10s. 6d. Nova-Scotia currency, to dolfars.

55,523 decimal value.
4

8 cts.
Ans. $222, 100=222 10
3. Reduce 241 18 9 to federal money.

967 75 4. Reduce 58 13 63

234 70 5. Reduce 528 178

2115 53 6. Reduce 1 2 6

4 50 7. 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 of
New-Englund,
Virginia,

Multiply the given sum by ,3 7.

and the product will be pounds Kentucky, and

and decimals of a pound. Tennessee

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In the foregoing Rules. 1. Reduce $152, 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 inspec15, 600 tion. See problem II. page 88.

12

7, 200 2. In $196, how many pounds, N. Engian currency.

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

£251,6 fins.=£251 12 4. Bring $110, 51 cts." 1 m. into New-Jersey, &c. irrency

$110,511

S

Double 4 makes 88. Then 39 far\ 8)331,535 things is 9d. 3qrs. See Problem II.

£41,441 Ans.=£41 8s. 9fd. by Inspection. 5. Bring $65, 36, cts. into South-Carolina, &c. cur. rency

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page 88.

S),45, 752

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ANSWERS.

£. $. d.

£ 15,250=515 5s. Ans.

Scts. 6. Reduce 425,07 to N. E. &c. currency. 127 10 5 + 7. Reduce 36,11 to N. Y. &c. currency.

14 8 103+ 8. Reduce 315,44 to N. J. &c. currency. 118 5 93+ 9. Reduce 690,45 to S. C. &c. currency. 161 2 1,2

To reduce Federal Money to Canada and Nova-Scotia

Currency.

RULE. Divide the Dollars, &c. by 4, the quotient will be pounds, and decimals of a pound.

EXAMPLES.

1. Reduce $741 into Canada and Nova-Scotia cur. reucy.

8 cts. 4)741,00

£185,25=5185 5s. % Bring $311, 75 cts. into Nova-Scotia currency.

8 cts.
4)511,750

£77,9375=£77 18s. 9d. 3. Bring 82967, 56 cts. into Nova Scotia currency:

Ans. £726 178. 9fd. 4. Reduce $2114, 50 cts. into Canada currency.

Ans. £528 128. 6d.

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