## Daboll's Schoolmaster's Assistant: Improved and Enlarged : Being a Plain and Practical System of Arithmetick Adapted to the United States |

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160 E. F. and 96 E. E. 8. How many coats can be made out of 363 yards of

woadcloth ,

bushels , how many pecks , quarts and pints ? Ans . 544 pks . 4352 qts . 8704 pts

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160 E. F. and 96 E. E. 8. How many coats can be made out of 363 yards of

woadcloth ,

**allowing**17 yards to a coat ? Ans . 21 . 9. DRY MEASURE . 1. In 136bushels , how many pecks , quarts and pints ? Ans . 544 pks . 4352 qts . 8704 pts

. 2.

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Ans . 18545485 sec . 3. In 24796800 seconds , how many weeks ? Ans . 41 wks .

4. In 184009 minutes , how many days ? Ans . 127 d . 18 h . 49 min . 5. How

many days from the birth of Christ , to Christnas , 1797 ,

Ans . 18545485 sec . 3. In 24796800 seconds , how many weeks ? Ans . 41 wks .

4. In 184009 minutes , how many days ? Ans . 127 d . 18 h . 49 min . 5. How

many days from the birth of Christ , to Christnas , 1797 ,

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5. Admit a ship's cargo from Bordeaux to be 250 pipes , 130 hhds . and 150

quarter casks , [ ; hhds . ] how many gallons in all ;

pound , what burden was the ship of ? Ans . 14415 gals . and the ship's burden

was 158 ...

5. Admit a ship's cargo from Bordeaux to be 250 pipes , 130 hhds . and 150

quarter casks , [ ; hhds . ] how many gallons in all ;

**allowing**every pint to be apound , what burden was the ship of ? Ans . 14415 gals . and the ship's burden

was 158 ...

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14 lb gross , tare 16 lb. per cwt . , and

. 6 ll . 5. In 25 bls . of tigs , each 84 lb. gross , tare 12 lb. per cwt .. tret 4 lb. per 104

lb .; how many pounds neat ? Ans . 1803+ • This is the tret allowed in London .

14 lb gross , tare 16 lb. per cwt . , and

**allowing**tret as usual ? Ans . 12 cwt . O qrs. 6 ll . 5. In 25 bls . of tigs , each 84 lb. gross , tare 12 lb. per cwt .. tret 4 lb. per 104

lb .; how many pounds neat ? Ans . 1803+ • This is the tret allowed in London .

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have the interest of any ordinary sum sufficiently exact for common use ; but if the

sum be very large , you may say , As 365 days : is to the interest of one year :: so

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**allowing**the month to be 30 days , and taking aliquot parts thereof , you willhave the interest of any ordinary sum sufficiently exact for common use ; but if the

sum be very large , you may say , As 365 days : is to the interest of one year :: so

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