21. 8 times 5, and 4 fifths of 5 are how many ? 22. 8 times 6, and 3 sixths of 6 are how many ? 23. At 8 dollars a yard what will 4 yards and 1 eighth of a yard of broadcloth cost ? 24. 4 times 8, and 1 eighth of 8 are how many ? 25. 2 times 7, and 3 sevenths of 7 are how many ? 26. 8 times 7, and 4 sevenths of 7 are how many ? 27. 9 times 7, and 6 sevenths of 7 are how many ? 28. 3 times 8, and 5 eighths of 3 are how many ? 29. 9 times 8, and 7 eighths of 8 are how many ? 30. If a hundred weight of sugar cost 9 dollars, what will 2 hundred weight and I ninth of a hundred weight cost ? What will 5 hundred weight and 2 ninths of a hundred weight cost ? 31. 2 times 9, and 1 ninth of 9 are how many ? B. 1. A man bought 2 oranges at 6 cents apiece, how many cents did they come to ? He paid for them with cherries at 4 cents a pint, how many pints did it take ? 2. 2 times 6 are how many times 4? 3. A man bought 3 yards of cloth at 4 dollars a yard, how many dollars did it come to ? How much flour at 6 dollars a barrel would it take to pay for it ! 4. 3 times 4 are how many times 6 ? 5. A man bought 4 peaches at 3 cents apiece, how many cents did they come to ? he paid for them with pears at 2 cents apiece, how many pears did it take? 6. 4 times 3 are how many times 2 ? 7. Bought 2 hundred weight of sugar, at 9 dollars a hundred weight, and paid for it with wood at 6 dollars a cord; how many cords did it take ? 8. 2 times 9 are how many times 6 ? 9. Bought 3 barrels of fiour at 8 dollars a barrel, and paid for it with cider at 4 dollars a barrel ; how many barrels did it take? 10. 3 times 8 are how many times 4 ? 11. 12 times 3 are how many times 5 ? 12. 6 times 4 are how many times 8 ? 13. 3 times 10 are how many times 6 ? · 14. 4 times 9 are how many times 6 ? 15. How much flannel worth 4 shillings a yard, must be given for 3 yards of silk worth 5 shillings a yard ? 16. 3 times 5 are how many times 4 ? 19. 3 times 7 are how many times 4? 5? 6? 8? : 9? 20. Bought 2 kegs and 2 sevenths of a keg of tobacco at n dollars a keg, and paid for it with wood at 4 dollars a cord; how many cords did it take? How much butter at 3 dollars a box would it take to pay for it ? 21. 2 times 7, and 2 sevenths of 7 are how many times 4? 3? 5? 6? 8 ? 22. Bought 3 bushels and 3 fifths of a bushel of corn at 5 shillings a bushel, and paid for it with wheat at 6 shillings a bushel, how many bushels of wheat did it take? 23. 3 times 5, and 3 fifths of five are how many times 6? 9? 4 ? ? 3? 8? 24. How much sugar that is 8 dollars a hundred C. 1. Bought 4 bushels of apples, at 3 shillings a bushel, how many dollars did they come to? 2. How many apples, at 2 cents apiece, must you give for 2 lemons at 4 cents apiece? 3. How many pears, at 3 cents apiece, must you give for 3 oranges at 5 cents apiece? 4. How many barrels of cider, at 3 dollars a barrel, must be given for 5 boxes of butter at 4 dollars a box? 5. A man bought 4 yards of broadcloth, at in dollars a yard, and paid for it with flour, at 5 dollars a barrel; how many barrels did he give? 6. If 2 apples cost 4 cents, what would 4 apples coet? 7. If 3 apples are worth 6 cents, how many ap ples must you give for 8 pears, that are worth 3 cents apiece ? 8. James had 8 oranges that were worth 5 cents apiece, and George had 5 quarts of cherries that were worth 6 cents a quart, which he gave to James for a part of his oranges; how many oranges did he buy, and how many had James left? 9. Bought 8 yards of cloth at 9 shillings a yard; how many dollars did it come to ? 10. Bought 5 bushels and 3 sevenths of a bushel of salt, at 7 shillings a bushel, how many dollars did it come to ? 11. Bought 9 boxes and 2 thirds of a box of raisins for 3 dollars a box; and paid for it with cider at 4 dollars a barrel; how many barrels did it take ? 12. Bought 8 pounds and 4 sevenths of a pound of opium at 7 dollars a pound, and paid for it with cloth at 5 dollars a yard; how many yards did it take ? 13. Bought 6 chaldrons and 4 ninths of a chaldron of coal at 9 dollars a chaldron, and paid for it with oranges at 5 dollars a box; how many boxes did it take? 14. Bought 7 cases and 5 sixths of a case of Florence oil at 6 dollars a case ; and paid for it with sheet lead at 7 dollars a hundred weight; how many hundred weight did it take? 15. How many dozen of eggs, at 8 cents a dozen, must you give for 7 pounds of sugar, at 10 cents a pound ? 16. How much barley, at 3 shillings a bushel, must be given for 8 bushels of wheat, at 7 shillings a bushel ? 17. How much cloth, at 4 shillings a yard, must ke given for a firkin of butter, worth 8 dollars ? 18. How much cloth, at 5 shilings a yard.com tra bought for 2 reams of paper, at 5 dollars a ream! 19. How much wheat, at 7 shillings a bushel, can be bought for 2 barrels of cider, at 4 dollars and a half a barrel ? 20. How long would it take a man to lay up 10 dollars, if he saves 4 shillings a day? 21. If a man earn 8 shillings a day, how many dollars would he earn in 10 days ? 22. A man bought twenty pears at the rate of 2 for 3 cents; how much did they come to ? 23. How many eggs, at the rate of 3 for 5 cents, can you buy for thirty cents ? 24. A man hired a labourer and agreed to give him 5 dollars for every 3 days' work; how much did he give him a week, there being 6 working days in a week? How much was it a month, allowing 4 weeks to the month ? 25. If a man receives 5 dollars for 3 days' work, how many shillings is that a day? 26. 5 men bought a horse for sixty-three dollars, and paid two dollars a week for keeping him; at the end of 8 weeks they sold him for fifty-four dollars; how much did each man lose by the bar gain ? SECTION V. A. 1. James had 4 apples, and John had half as many, how many had he? 2. If an orange cost 6 cents, and an apple half as much, how much does the apple cost ! 3. If you divide 8 apples equally between two boys what part of them must each have ? Ans. One half of them. |