| Charles Guilford Burnham - 1841 - 312 σελίδες
...every day he was idle he should forfeit 1 s. 8 d. 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, Anmer, { and was idle 25. ALLIGATION. ALLIGATION is the method of mixing... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - 1841 - 314 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. The following question, with some variations, in the... | |
| Roswell Chamberlain Smith - 1842 - 306 σελίδες
...per day, and to forfeit 50 cents for every day he should be idle during that time. He received S25 : **now how many days did he work, and how many days was...other, as in the Figures on next page. The point of** intersection is called the Angular point ; and in common language, the Angle. 3. An ANGLE is greater... | |
| Roswell Chamberlain Smith - 1843 - 306 σελίδες
...their income, and what does each spend per annum ? A. A's income $400 ; A spends $300; B $450. 11. **There is a fish whose head is 8 feet long, his tail...many days did he work, and how many days was he idle** ? A. 52 days; idle 28. MENSURATION/ CXI. 1. MENSURATION is the measuring of Surfaces and Solids. OF... | |
| Warren Colburn - 1844 - 276 σελίδες
...every day he was idle, he should forfeit 3s. At the end of the lime agreed on he received 80 shillings. **How many days did he work, and how many days was he idle?** Let x = the number of days he worked. Then 20 — £ = the number of days he was idle. x days, at 7s.... | |
| George Hutton (arithmetic master, King's coll. sch.) - 1844
...for every day he was idle he should forfeit lOd. ; at the end of 300 days he received 10 guineas ; **how many days did he work, and how many days was he idle?** Ans. He worked 184 days, and was idle 116 days. 3. A person has two silver cups of unequal weight,... | |
| 1845 - 198 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 idle** ? Ans. Wrought 30 days, idle 10. 7. A father dying, left to his three sons A, B, and C his estate in... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - 1848 - 320 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 - 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... | |
| ROSWELL C. SMITH - 1850
...their income, and what does each spend per annum '\ A. A's income $400 ; A spends $300; B $450. 11. **There is a fish whose head is 8 feet long, his tail...many days did he work, and how many days was he idle** ? A. 52 days ; idle 28. MENSURATION. CXI. 1. MENSURATION is the measuring of Surfaces and Solids. OF... | |
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