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RULE. As dollars rate from state to state, Or, Work by the theorem in the following table, oppe.
Make other coins proportionate. site to the State of which the given sum is, and under that to
PROOF. Vary the operation, or prove one of these methods by the - . which it is to be reduced. other.
What is the value of 4201. South Carolina currency, in New York ?
sd. S. £ * te . As 4 8 : 8 : : 420 ; 720 answer
2 What is the value of a bill of 7501. Pennsylvania, or 1..other like currency, in New York, or North Carolina curren- , cy?
answer 8ool. 3. What sum of New York currency is equal to 1731. 165. : in New Jersey?
answer 1857 75 8d. 14.
Philadelphia, 28th 12 mo. 1820. Exchange for 3751. Pennsylvania currency, Thiaty days after sight, pay to Charles Jackson, or or. der, three hundred seventy-five-pounds Pennsylvania curreney, as per advice from thy friend, s
· Peter Simpson To Benjamin Brown,
! Merchant, Virginia.: * How much Virginia currency will discharge the above bill?
answer 300l. 5 B, of Massachusetts, received, in Pennsylvania currency, the following sums, viz. 761 175 8d.-2001.mand 1701. · 1os-ud. What sum is equal thereto in the state he resides ?
"answer 3571 185 rod. 6 How much South Carolina currency is equal to 1500l. of New Jersey ?
answer 9331 6s 8d. y A merchant in New York owes 2401. to a planter in Virginia ; how much ought he to be charged with in the planter's books?
answer 180h i 8 New
o !! ! : New York, ath imo. 1820.
answer 3281 45 7de 9 C, of Connecticut, draws on D, of Delaware, for 1041. . 16s 9d. what sum in the latter currency will pay this draught?
answer 1311 os: nida 10. What sum, New York currency, is equal to 180l. in Massachusetts money?
answer 2401. 11 How much South Carolina currency is equal to 360l. Massachusetts money? "..
answer 2801 12 A bill of exchange for 475!. being remitted from Georgia to New Jersey, what is the value of it in Jersey' s currency?
answer 7632 75 rod. 13 If 4721 16s 8d. be transmitted from Georgia to North;..? Carolina ; what sum is it equal to in the latter state?
answer 810l. 11s 5d. 14 How much Virginia currency will purchase a bill for 2801. South Carolina currency?
answer 360l...* 15 What is 961 165 gde of Charlestown, South Carolina, worth in New York ?
answer 1661 os 3d. 16 Reduce 367911 148 4d. of New York to New Jersey currency.
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"Accounts are kept in England, Ireland, and the West India Islands, in pounds, shillings, pence, and farthings: though their intrinsic values, in these places, are different.
:: TABLE of different. MONIES.
FRANCE: : 12 Deniers *
Sol, 20 Solsó 3 . 1 Livre, 3. Livres
i SPAIN. 4" Marvadies Vellon, or ? 21 Marvadies of Plates
1 Quarta, 85 Quartas,, or
i Rial Vellora, 34 Marvadies Vellon, f 16 Quartas, or
Rial of Plate, 34. Marvadies of Plate fi Rials of Plate
:: Piastre, Pezo, or Dolar, 5 Piastres
i Spanish Pistole, 2 Spanish Pistolese I Doubloon,
ITALY. 12 Deniers ;
= I Sol, 20 Sols .
I Livre, 5 Livres
. 1 Piece of Eight at Genoa, 6 Livres al . I Ditto at Leghorn, 6 Solidi
Gross, 24 Grosses
; I Millrea.
= 1 Groat, 2' Groats 6 Stivers.. . eli Shilling, 20 Stivers. .
: . Florin, or Guild * 2 Florins
Rix dollar, - 6 Florinse
I 6. Flemish, 5 Guilders
DENMARK. 16 Shillings .
i Mark, 6 Marks
Rix Dollár, 32 Rustics ..
Copper Dollar, 6 Copper Dollars
I Rix Dollar
RUSSIA.! : * 18 Pennins . . = I Gros, 30 Gros -
- 1 Florin, 3 Florins . . . . I Rix Dollar, 2 Rix Dollarg
i Gold Ducat's
RULE. The various operations, in the exchanging of monies, are performed by the single Rule of Three, or by Practice. Note. The par of Exchange between the United States of America
and most other trading countries, may be ascertained by the tables in page 13. a
EXAMPLE s.'; i Philadelphia is indebted to London 14741 16s, currency; what sterling sum must be remitted, when the exchange is at 64 per cent.?... ko
. S. As Y64 : 796 : 1474 16
L, 6. d. : : 41)36870 P(899 4* answer. 2 London receives a bill of exchange from Philadelphia, for 9431 175 5d. sterling ; for, how much curreney was it drawn, exchange being at 64 percent?
15041943 17 5
14 94 785
I 17 18 17 65
3. Jamaica is indebted to London 14701 125 8d. sterling;' with how much currency will London be credited at Jamaica, when the exchange is at 365 per cent ?
i i answer 20071 8s 3d. 4. Dublin draws upon London for 7401 145 64. Irish, exo change at 12 per cent. how much sterling will discharge this bill
.i answer 6611 75 2d.