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

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A Wine Merchant mixes 15

A Wine Merchant mixes 15

**gallons**of wine at 4s . 2d . per**gallon**, with 24**gallons**at 6s . 8d . and 20**gallons**, at 6s . 3d .; what is a**gallon**of this composition worth ? Ans . 5s . 10d . 213grs . T 6. A grocer hath several sorts of ...Page 193

2 How much water must be mixed with 100

2 How much water must be mixed with 100

**gallons**of rum , worth 7s . 6d . per**gallon**, to reduce it to 6s . 3d . per**gallon**? Ans . 20**gallons**. 3. A farmer would mix 20 bushels of rye , at 65 cents per bushel , with barley at 51 cts ...Page 194

How much water at 0 per

How much water at 0 per

**gallon**, must be mixed with wine at 90 cents per**gallon**, so as to fill a vessel of 100**gallons**, which may be afforded at 60 cents per**gallon**? Ans . 33 gals . water , and 663 gals . wine . 3.### What people are saying - Write a review

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