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

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18. Received of four men the following sums of money , viz . The first paid me 371

. 118. 4d . the second 251. 16s . 7d . the third 191. 14s . 6d . and the fourth as

much as all the other three , lacking 198. 6d . I

18. Received of four men the following sums of money , viz . The first paid me 371

. 118. 4d . the second 251. 16s . 7d . the third 191. 14s . 6d . and the fourth as

much as all the other three , lacking 198. 6d . I

**demand**the whole sum received ? Page 69

14lb . and wishes to put it into boxes containing 70 lb. éach , I

number of boxes he must get ? Ans . 284 . 4. APOTHECARIES ' WEIGHT . 1. In

915 83 13 219grs . how many grains ? Ans . 55799 . 2. In 55799 grains , how

many ...

14lb . and wishes to put it into boxes containing 70 lb. éach , I

**demand**thenumber of boxes he must get ? Ans . 284 . 4. APOTHECARIES ' WEIGHT . 1. In

915 83 13 219grs . how many grains ? Ans . 55799 . 2. In 55799 grains , how

many ...

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The third term is a

it , viz . What will ? What_ cost ? Ilow many ? How far ? How long ? or , How

nyuch , & c . RULE . 1. State the question ; that is , place the numbers so that the

first ...

The third term is a

**demand**; and may be known by these or the like words beforeit , viz . What will ? What_ cost ? Ilow many ? How far ? How long ? or , How

nyuch , & c . RULE . 1. State the question ; that is , place the numbers so that the

first ...

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Ans . 13cts . 81 m . 28. A merchant agreed with his debtor , that if he would pay

him down 65 cents on a dollar , he would give him up a note of hand of 249

dollars , 88 cts . I

42cts .

Ans . 13cts . 81 m . 28. A merchant agreed with his debtor , that if he would pay

him down 65 cents on a dollar , he would give him up a note of hand of 249

dollars , 88 cts . I

**demand**what the debtor must pay for leis note ? Ans . $ 16242cts .

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10s . by the sale of it ; what must I

How many pieces of Holland , each 20 Ells - Flemish , may I have for 231. Ss . at

6s . 6d . per Ell - English ? Ans . Opieces . 46. A merchant bought a bale of cloth ...

10s . by the sale of it ; what must I

**demand**per Ell - English ? Ans . 10s . 3 d . 45.How many pieces of Holland , each 20 Ells - Flemish , may I have for 231. Ss . at

6s . 6d . per Ell - English ? Ans . Opieces . 46. A merchant bought a bale of cloth ...

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