| Charles Guilford Burnham - 1850
...every day he was idle he should forfeit 1s. 8d. At the expiration of the time he received £3 15s. **How many days did he work, and how many days was he idle** ? , (He was employed 35 days, ' ( and was idle 25. ALLIGATION. Art. 260. — ALLIGATION is the method... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - 1850 - 240 σελίδες
...forfeit 25 cents for damage and board. At the end of the time a settlement was made, and he received $25. **How many days did he work, and how many days was he idle** ? The common way of solving such questions is to let x— the days he worked ; then 60 — x represents... | |
| Joseph Ray - 1852 - 396 σελίδες
...that he was idle, he paid 25 cents for his boarding. At the expiration of the time, he received $4; **how many days did he work, and how many days was he idle** ? Let . . x= the number of days he worked; Then, . 20— x= " " " " was idle. Also, . 50x= wages due... | |
| Joseph Ray - 1848 - 240 σελίδες
...was idle, he paid 20 cents for his boarding. At the expiration of the time, he received 3 dollars ; **how many days did he work, and how many days was he idle** ? Let x= the number of days he worked. Then 30 — x= the number of days he was idle. Also 25x= wages... | |
| 1852 - 192 σελίδες
...wrought, and should forfeit 10 cents for every day he • was idle ; at settlement he received 5 dollars. **How many days did he work, and how many days was he** i(Île ? Ans. Wrought 30 days, idle 10. 7. A father dying; left to his three sons A, B, and С his... | |
| Roswell Chamberlain Smith - 1856 - 311 σελίδες
...day, and to forfeit 50 cents for every day he should be idle during that time. He received $25 : now **how many days did he work, and how many days was he idle** 1 A. 52 days ; idle 28. MENSURATION. CXI. 1. MENSURATION is the measuring of Surfaces and Solids. OF... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - 1857 - 444 σελίδες
...every day he was absent he should forfeit 80 cents. At the expiration of the term he received $ 33. **How many days did he work, and how many days was he...idle ? Ans. He labored 75 days, and was idle 15 days.** 8. There is a fish whose head weighs 15 pounds, his tail weighs as much as his head and £ of his body,... | |
| Charles Guilford Burnham - 1857
...every day he was idle he should forfeit 1*. 8d. At the expiration of the time he received £3 15s. **How many days did he work, and how many days was he idle** ? He was employed 35 days, and was idle 25. ALLIGATION. Arti 260. — ALLIGATION is the method of mixing... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - 1858 - 444 σελίδες
...every day he was absent he should forfeit 80 cents. At the expiration of the term he received $ 33. **How many days did he work, and how many days was he...idle ? Ans. He labored 75 days, and was idle 15 days.** 8. There is a fish whose head weighs 15 pounds, his tail weighs as much as his head and £ of his body,... | |
| David Price - 1858 - 252 σελίδες
...every day he worked, and to forfeit 50 cents every day he waa idle ; at settlement he received $30 : **how many days did he work, and how many days was he idle ? Ans. He** worked 40 days, and was idle 20 days. 6. H. and I. have the same income ; H. saves the ¿ of his ;... | |
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