| Warren Colburn - 1830 - 276 σελίδες
...he should receive 7s., but for every day he was idle, he should forfeit 3s. At the end of the time **agreed on he received 80 shillings. How many days...worked. Then 20 — x = the number of days he was idle.** »at 7s. a day, would come to 7 a. shillings, at 3s. per day, would be 60 — 3x shillings. This ken... | |
| Roswell Chamberlain Smith - 1830
...every day ho wrought he should receive 75 cents ; at the expiration of the time he received $25 \ now **how many days did he work, and how many days was he idle** '. A. Нo worked 52 days, and was idle 28. XKOSCEbbAHEOUS EXAXMPbES. 1. There is a room, one side of... | |
| Charles Potts - 1835 - 180 σελίδες
...he worked, and should forfeit 10 cents for every day he was idle ; at settlement, he received $5 ; **how many days did he work, and how many days was he idle?** Ans. worked 30 days, idle 10. 5. When first the marriage knot was tied Between my wife and me, My age... | |
| 1835 - 198 σελίδες
...wrought, and should forfeit 1 0 cents for every dav 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... | |
| Charles Guilford Burnham - 1837 - 256 σελίδες
...every day he was idle he should forfeit Is. 8d. At the expiration of the time, he received £3 15s. **How many days did he work, and how many days was he idle** 1 Anwer $ He WaS emPloyed Answer, { and wag id]e ^ ALLIGATION. ALLIGATION is the method of mixing two... | |
| 1838 - 204 σελίδες
...day he worked, and forfeit 10 cts. for every day he was idle ; at settlement he received б dollars, **how many days did he work, and how many days was he idle** ? Ans. He wrought 30 days, and was idle 10. EXCHANGE. Í The object of exchange is to find how much... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - 1839 - 305 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... | |
| Warren Colburn - 1841 - 276 σελίδες
...receive 7s., but for every day he was idle, he should forfeit 3s. At the ead of the time agreed on lie **received 80 shillings. How many days did he work,...number of days he was idle, x days, at 7s. a day, would** corne to 7 a; shillings. 20 — x, at 3s. per day, would be 60— -3 -x shillings. Titls tnust be taken... | |
| John M'Nevin - 1841 - 280 σελίδες
...day he was at work he should receive 75 cents, at the expiration of the time, he received $25; now, **how many days did he work, and how many days was he idle?** Ans. he worked 52 days, and was idle 28. 5. Two persons, A. and B. have the same income, A. saves one-fifth... | |
| 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... | |
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