7. In 6 halves how many times 1 ! 8. In 7 halves how many times I ? 9. How can you tell how many whole ones there are in any number of halves ? 10. A man divided some corn among 6 persons, giving them 1 third of a bushel apiece; how many bushels did it take? 11. In 6 thirds how many times 1 ? 12. In 5 thirds how many times 1? 13. A man gave eight paupers 1 third of a dollar apiece; how many dollars did it take? 14. In 8 thirds how many times 1 ? 15. In 10 thirds how many times 1 ! 16. How can you tell how many whole ones there are in any number of thirds ? 17. If a man spends 1 fourth of a dollar in one day, how many dollars will he spend in 8 days? How many in 7 days? How many in 11 days? 18. In 8 fourths how many times 1 ? 19. In 7 fourths how many times 1 ? 20. In 11 fourths how many times 1 ? 21. In 13 fourths how many times 1 ? 22. In 18 fourths how many times 1 ? 23. How can you tell how many whole ones there are in any number of fourths ? 24. If 1 fifth of a barrel of beer will last a family 1 day, how many barrels will last them 10 days? How many 8 days? 11 days ? 17 days? 25. In 10 fifths how many times i ? 34. In 30 tenths how many times 1 ? SECTION IX. A. 1. If a breakfast for 1 man c 1.6 I third of a dollar, what would a breakfast for two men cost ? 2. How much is 2 times I third ? 3. If it take you 1 third of an hour to travel 1 mile, how long will it take you to travel 3 miles ? 4. How much is 3 times 1 third ? 5. If 1 man can eat 1 third of a pound of meat at a mcal, how much can 5 men eat? 6. How much is 7 times 1 third ? 7. If 1 man can eat 2 thirds of a pound of meat for dinner, how many thirds of a pound would 3 men eat? 8. How much is 2 times 2 thirds ? 9. A man gave to 4 paupers 2 thirds of a dollar apiece; how many thirds of a dollar did he give them? How many dollars ? 10. 5 times 2 thirds are how many thirds ? How many times 1 ? 11. If you give 3 men 1 fourth of a dollar apiece, how many fourths of a dollar will it take? 12. 3 times 1 fourth are how many fourths ? 13. If you give 3 men 3 fourths of a bushel of corn apiece, how many fourths of a bushel will it take? How many bushels ? 14. 5 times 3 fourths are how many fourths ? How many times 1 ? 15. If 1 horse eat 1 fifth of a bushel of oats in a day, how much will 4 horses eat in the same time? 16. 3 times 1 fifth are how many fifths ? 17. If I man can earn 3 fifths of a dollar in a day, how much can he earn in 4 days? 18. 7 times 3 fifths are how many fifths? How many times 1 ? 19. If a family consume 2 sevenths of a barrel of flour in a week, how much would they consume in 5 weeks? 20. 6 ti.. 2 sevenths are how many sevenths ? How many times 1 ? 21. 5 times 3 eighths are how many eighths ? How many times 1 ? 22. How much is 6 times 3 fifths ? B. 1. If i bushel of wheat cost a dollar and 1 half, what will two bushels cost? 2. How much is 2 times 1 and 1 half ?* * This is to be understood, 2 times 1 and 2 times 1 half, and to be answered thus : 2 times l'are 2, and 2 times 1 half are 2 halves or 1, which, added to 2, makes 3. 3. If a barrel of cider cost 2 dollars and a half, what will 3 barrels cost? 4. How much is 4 times 2 and í half ? 5. If a barrel of beer cost 3 dollars and a half, what will 2 barrels cost? 6. How much is 5 times 3 and 1 half ? 8. If a box of butter cost 2 dollars and 1 third of a dollar, what will 3 boxes cost ? 9. How much is 4 times 2 and 1 third ? 10. If you give to two persons 3 bushels and 1 third of a bushel of wheat apiece, how many bushels will it take? 11. How much is 5 times 3 and 1 third ? 12. If you give to 4 persons each 2 oranges and 1 fourth of an orange, how many oranges will it take? 13. How much is 5 times 2 and 1 fourth ? 14. If it take 3 yards and 2 thirds of a yard of cloth to make a suit of clothes, how many yards will it take to make 2 suits ? 15. How much is 4 times 3 and 2 thirds ? 16. If a family consume 2 bushels and 2 thirds of a bushel of malt in 1 month, how much will they consume in 3 months ? 17. How much is 5 times 2 and 2 thirds ? 18. How much is 4 times 3 and 3 fourths ? 19. How much is 2 times 3 and 1 fourth? 20. How much is 3 times 3 and 3 fourths ? 21. How much is 3 times 5 and 1 fourth ? 22. If a horse eat 3 tons and 1 fifth of a ton of hay in a year, how much will 2 horses eat in the same time? 23. How much is 4 times 3 and 1 fifth ? 24. If a man can travel 4 miles and 2 fifths of a mile in one hour, how far will he travel in 3 hours ? 25. How much is 5 times 4 and 2 fifths ? 26. How much is 3 times 5 and 3 fifths ? 27. How much is 4 times 6 and 2 fifths ? 23. How much is 3 times 2 and 1 sixth ? 29. How much is 2 times 5 and 3 sixths ? 30. If a yard of cloth cost 4 dollars and 5 sixths of a dollar, what will 4 yards cost ? 31. How much is 7 times 4 and 5 sixths ? 34. If a bushel of wheat cost 7 shillings and 3 eighths, what will 5 bushels cost at that rate ? 35. How much is 3 times 4 and 5 eighths ? 36. How much is 4 times 3 and 7 eighths ? 37. A man bought 8 yards of cloth, at 9 dollars and 3 tenths a yard; how much did it come to? 33. How much is 6 times 2 and 2 ninths ? 39. How much is 4 times 5 and 3 ninths ? 40. A man bought 10 barrels of cider at 3 dollars and 5 sixths a barrel ; how much did it come to? 41. How much is 3 times 7 and 2 tenths ? 42. What cost 8 barrels of beef, at 9 dollars and 3 sevenths a barrel ? ? C. 1. A boy wished to give 5 other boys 1 half pint of chestnuts apiece; how many pints would it take? 2. A boy wished to give 3 other boys 3 fourths of an orange apiece; how many oranges would it take? 3. A man gave to 10 persons 1 fifth of a bushel of corn apiece; how many bushels did it take? 4. A man gave to 7 men 3 fourths of a gallon of beer apiece; how many gallons of beer did it take? 5. If it take 1 yard and I fourth of a yard of cloth to make a pair of pantaloons, how many yards would it take to make 8 pairs ? 6. If a family consume 2 bushels and 3 fifths of a bushel of grain in 1 week, how many bushels would they consume in 4 weeks? |