| John M'Nevin - 1841 - 280 σελίδες
...day he wa.s 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, arid was idle 28. 5. Two persons, A. and B. have the same income, A. saves... | |
| 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 - 1841 - 284 σελίδες
...every day he 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. He worked 52 days, and was idle 28 B MISCELLANEOUS EXAMPLES. ), There is a room, one side of which... | |
| Roswell Chamberlain Smith - 1842 - 306 σελίδες
...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 he idle** 1 A. 52 days ; idle 28. MENSURATION. CXI. 1. MENSURATION is the measuring of Surfaces and Solids. OF... | |
| Roswell Chamberlain Smith - 1843 - 306 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** ? A. 52 days; idle 28. MENSURATION/ CXI. 1. MENSURATION is the measuring of Surfaces and Solids. OF... | |
| Warren Colburn - 1844 - 276 σελίδες
...will always be found true. Therefore, when any of the quantities to be subtracted have the sign — **before them, they must be changed to -J- in subtracting,...idle? Let x = the number of days he worked. Then 20** — £ = the number of days he was idle. x days, at 7s. a day, would come to 7 a; shillings. 20 —... | |
| 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... | |
| 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 due for work. And 20(30 — X)= the amount... | |
| 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** £= the number of days he worked. Then 30— x= the number of days he was idle. Also 25z= wages due... | |
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