| Joseph Ficklin - 1874 - 418 σελίδες
...and for every day he was idle he should forfeit 25 cents. At the end of the 20 days he received $4 ; **how many days did he work, and how many days was he idle ? Let x** denote the number of days he worked ; then he was idle 20 — x days. 50ж = wages due for work, and... | |
| Joseph Ficklin - 1874 - 184 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** ? Ans. He worked 40 days, and was idle 20 days. 23. A boy engaged to carry 100 glass vessels to a certain... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - 1874 - 312 σελίδες
...he was idle he should forfeit 25 cents for damage and board. At the end of the time he received $25. **How many days did he work, and how many days was he idle** ? SOLUTION. ANALYSIS. Representing the idle days by x, 60 — x Let x = days he was idle; must be the... | |
| Oregon. Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction - 1891
...for his labor and pays C0 cents a day for his board ; at the expiration of 40 days he had saved 950; **how many days did he work and how many days was he idle?** 9. A can cut a cord of wood in 5-6 of a day and B in 4-5 of a day; in what time can they togeiber cut... | |
| Oregon. Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction - 1893
...his labor and pays SO cents a day for his board; at the expiration of 40 days he has saved just $50; **how many da'ys did he work, and how many days was he idle?** 8. There are 50 pupils in a certain school, consisting of girls and boys, and there are 8 boys to 2... | |
| Stewart B. Sabin, Charles D. Lowry - 1894 - 128 σελίδες
...that he worked. When he was idle, he paid $ 1 r day for board. At the end of 48 days he received f 42. **How many days did he work, and how many days was he idle?** 4. One half of a gentleman's estate was left to his widow, one sixth to each of his two daughters,... | |
| Webster Wells - 1897 - 411 σελίδες
...and for every day he was absent he should forfeit $ 1. At the end of the time he received $ 28.50. **How many days did he work, and how many days was he** absent ? 37. A merchant has grain worth 5 shillings a bushel, and other grain worth 9 shillings a bushel.... | |
| Webster Wells - 1897 - 358 σελίδες
...and for every day he was absent he should forfeit $> 1. At the end of the time he received $ 28.50. **How many days did he work, and how many days was he** absent ? 37. A merchant has grain worth 5 shillings a bushel, and other grain worth 9 shillings a bushel.... | |
| Webster Wells - 1897 - 358 σελίδες
...and for every day he was absent he should forfeit $ 1. At the end of the time he received $ 28.50. **How many days did he work, and how many days was he** absent ? 37. A merchant has grain worth 5 shillings a bushel, and other grain worth 9 shillings a bushel.... | |
| Clifton Johnson - 1904 - 381 σελίδες
...wrought, and should forfeit 10 cts. 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. The most remarkable thing about the above example in the extreme moderateness... | |
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