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

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How many coats can be made out of 36 yards of broadcloth ,

a coat ? Ans . 21 . 6. DRY MEASURE . 1. In 136 bushels , how many pecks ,

quarts and pints ? Ans . 544pks . 4352qts . 8704pts . 2. In 49 bush 3pks . 5qts .

how ...

How many coats can be made out of 36 yards of broadcloth ,

**allowing**14 yards toa coat ? Ans . 21 . 6. DRY MEASURE . 1. In 136 bushels , how many pecks ,

quarts and pints ? Ans . 544pks . 4352qts . 8704pts . 2. In 49 bush 3pks . 5qts .

how ...

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3 In 24796800 seconds , how many weeks ? Ans . 41 weeks . 4. In 184009

minutes , how many days ? Ans . 127d . 18h . 49min . 5. How many days from the

birth of Christ , to Christmas , 1797 ,

hours ?

3 In 24796800 seconds , how many weeks ? Ans . 41 weeks . 4. In 184009

minutes , how many days ? Ans . 127d . 18h . 49min . 5. How many days from the

birth of Christ , to Christmas , 1797 ,

**allowing**the year to contain 365 days , 6hours ?

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

quarter casks [ 1 hhds . ] how many gallons in all ;

pound , what burden was the ship of ? Ans . 44415 gals . and the ship's burilen

was 158 ...

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

quarter casks [ 1 hhds . ] how many gallons in all ;

**allowing**every pint to be apound , what burden was the ship of ? Ans . 44415 gals . and the ship's burilen

was 158 ...

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Ans . 111cwt . 221b . 4. What is the neat weight of 3 tierces of rice , each

weighing 4 cwt . 3 qrs . 14 lb. gross , tare 16 lb. per cwt . and

usual ? Ans . 12cwt . Oqrs . 61b . 5. In 25 barrels of figs , each 84 lb. gross , tare

12 lb. per cwt ...

Ans . 111cwt . 221b . 4. What is the neat weight of 3 tierces of rice , each

weighing 4 cwt . 3 qrs . 14 lb. gross , tare 16 lb. per cwt . and

**allowing**tret asusual ? Ans . 12cwt . Oqrs . 61b . 5. In 25 barrels of figs , each 84 lb. gross , tare

12 lb. per cwt ...

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have the interest of any ordinary suin Tuiticien ly 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 al que poats thereof , yoù willhave the interest of any ordinary suin Tuiticien ly 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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