## 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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8 furlongs, 1 mile, --- 3 miles, I league, lea. 69) statute miles, 1 degree, on the

earth. 360 degrees, the circumference of the earth. The use of long measure is to

measure the distance of places, or any other thing, where

8 furlongs, 1 mile, --- 3 miles, I league, lea. 69) statute miles, 1 degree, on the

earth. 360 degrees, the circumference of the earth. The use of long measure is to

measure the distance of places, or any other thing, where

**length**is considered ... Page 12

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

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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How many times will a ship 97 feet 6 inches long, sail her

of 12800 leagues and ten yards? Ans. 20795.08. 10. The sun is 95,000,000 of

miles from the earth, and a cannon ball at its first discharge flies about a mile in

71 ...

How many times will a ship 97 feet 6 inches long, sail her

**length**in the distanceof 12800 leagues and ten yards? Ans. 20795.08. 10. The sun is 95,000,000 of

miles from the earth, and a cannon ball at its first discharge flies about a mile in

71 ...

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What

. If five dollars will pay for the carriage of 2 cwt. 150 miles, how far may 15 cwt. be

carried for the same money! Ans. 20 miles. 5. If when wheat is 7s. 6d. the ...

What

**length**of board 71 inches wide, will make a square foot? Ans. 104 inches. 4. If five dollars will pay for the carriage of 2 cwt. 150 miles, how far may 15 cwt. be

carried for the same money! Ans. 20 miles. 5. If when wheat is 7s. 6d. the ...

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How much in

inches. 5. If 254s. will pay for the carriage of a cwt. 1451 miles; how far may 64

cwt. be carried for the same money? Ans. 22.4% mile. 6. How many yards of

baize ...

How much in

**length**that is 74 inches broad, will make a square foot? Ans. 20inches. 5. If 254s. will pay for the carriage of a cwt. 1451 miles; how far may 64

cwt. be carried for the same money? Ans. 22.4% mile. 6. How many yards of

baize ...

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