## 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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measuring depths, 6 feet make 1 fathom or French toise. Distances are measured

by a chain, four rods long, containing one hundred links. an-TH-METICAL

TABLEs.

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**breadth**. N. B. In measuring the height of horses, 4 inches make hand. Inmeasuring depths, 6 feet make 1 fathom or French toise. Distances are measured

by a chain, four rods long, containing one hundred links. an-TH-METICAL

TABLEs.

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40-feet of round timber, or 50 feet of hewn timber, } * solid feet, or 8 feetlong, } 1

cord of wood. wide, and 4 high, All solids, or things that have length,

depth, ore measured by this measure. N. B. The wine gallon ontains 231 solidor ...

40-feet of round timber, or 50 feet of hewn timber, } * solid feet, or 8 feetlong, } 1

cord of wood. wide, and 4 high, All solids, or things that have length,

**breadth**, anddepth, ore measured by this measure. N. B. The wine gallon ontains 231 solidor ...

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Ans. 31 rods in length, and 19 in

tract of land is to be laid out in form of an equal square, and to be enclosed with a

post and rail fence, 5 rails high; so that each rod offence shall contain 10 rails.

Ans. 31 rods in length, and 19 in

**breadth**. Solved by Phoniest VI. page 171. 2. Atract of land is to be laid out in form of an equal square, and to be enclosed with a

post and rail fence, 5 rails high; so that each rod offence shall contain 10 rails.

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... a 36 r. the Answer. Ant. 2. To measure a parallelogram, or long square. RULE.

Multiply the length by the

content. Ev.AMPLES. 1. A certain ...

... a 36 r. the Answer. Ant. 2. To measure a parallelogram, or long square. RULE.

Multiply the length by the

**breadth**, and the product will be the area, or superficialcontent. Ev.AMPLES. 1. A certain ...

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Improved and Enlarged : Being a Plain and Practical System of Arithmetick

Adapted to the United States Nathan Daboll. -PPENDIX. 200 Or, in measuring

boards, you may multiply the length in 'eet by the

12, ...

Improved and Enlarged : Being a Plain and Practical System of Arithmetick

Adapted to the United States Nathan Daboll. -PPENDIX. 200 Or, in measuring

boards, you may multiply the length in 'eet by the

**breadth**in inches, and divide by12, ...

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