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

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Ans . 66600 . 6. In 4 lb. 1 oz . 1 pwt . of silver , how many table spoons , weighing

23 pwt . each , and tea - spoons , 4 pwt . 6 grs . each , can be made , and an

equal number of each

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Ans . 66600 . 6. In 4 lb. 1 oz . 1 pwt . of silver , how many table spoons , weighing

23 pwt . each , and tea - spoons , 4 pwt . 6 grs . each , can be made , and an

equal number of each

**sort**? 23pwt . + 4pwt . Ogrs . = 654grs . the divisor ; and 4lb.

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Gross Weight , which is the whole weight of any

box , cask , or bag , & c . which contains them . 2. Tare , which is an allowance

made to the buyer , for the weight of the box , cask , or bag , & c . which contains

the ...

Gross Weight , which is the whole weight of any

**sort**of goods , together with thebox , cask , or bag , & c . which contains them . 2. Tare , which is an allowance

made to the buyer , for the weight of the box , cask , or bag , & c . which contains

the ...

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CASE I. When it is required to find how many of the first

measure , mentioned in the question , are equal to a given quantity of the last .

RULE . Place the numbers alternately , beginning at the left hand , and let the last

...

CASE I. When it is required to find how many of the first

**sort**of coin , weight ormeasure , mentioned in the question , are equal to a given quantity of the last .

RULE . Place the numbers alternately , beginning at the left hand , and let the last

...

Page 189

... Merchant mixes 15 gallons of wine at 4s . 20. per gallon , with 24 gallons at ős .

8d . and 20 gallons , at 6s . 3d . ; what is a gallon of this composition worth ? Ans .

58. 10d . 24 3 grs . 6. A grocer hath several

... Merchant mixes 15 gallons of wine at 4s . 20. per gallon , with 24 gallons at ős .

8d . and 20 gallons , at 6s . 3d . ; what is a gallon of this composition worth ? Ans .

58. 10d . 24 3 grs . 6. A grocer hath several

**sorts**of sugar , viz ALLIGATION . Page 190

A grocer hath several

at 9 dols . per cwt . a third

per cwt . and he would mix an equal quantity of each together ; I demand the

price ...

A grocer hath several

**sorts**of sugar , viz . one**sort**at 8 dols . per wt . another**sort**at 9 dols . per cwt . a third

**sort**at 10 dois . per cwt . and a fourth**sort**at 12 dols .per cwt . and he would mix an equal quantity of each together ; I demand the

price ...

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