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

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

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

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

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

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

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

**length**is ... Page 13

4 wide , and 4 high , All solids , or things that have

are measured by this measure . N. B. The wine gallon contains 231 solid or cubic

inches , and the beer gallon , 282. A bushel contains 2150,42 solid inches . 11.

4 wide , and 4 high , All solids , or things that have

**length**, breadth and depth .are measured by this measure . N. B. The wine gallon contains 231 solid or cubic

inches , and the beer gallon , 282. A bushel contains 2150,42 solid inches . 11.

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

of 12800 leagues and ten yards ? Ans . 2079508 . 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 7

...

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

**length**in the distanceof 12800 leagues and ten yards ? Ans . 2079508 . 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 7

...

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... in how many days will be perform it when the day is but 10 hours long ? Ans . 6

days . 3. What

inches ney ? per bushel ? 4. If five dollars will 108 RULE OF THREE INVERSE .

... in how many days will be perform it when the day is but 10 hours long ? Ans . 6

days . 3. What

**length**of board 74 inches wide , will make : ruare foot ? Ans . 194inches ney ? per bushel ? 4. If five dollars will 108 RULE OF THREE INVERSE .

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How much in

inches . 5. If 25 £ s . will pay for the carriage of a cwt 1451 miles ; how far may 6.1

cwt . be carried for the same moAns . 22,6 miles . 6. How many yards of baize ...

How much in

**length**that is 7 } inches broad , will make a square foot ? Ans . 20inches . 5. If 25 £ s . will pay for the carriage of a cwt 1451 miles ; how far may 6.1

cwt . be carried for the same moAns . 22,6 miles . 6. How many yards of baize ...

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