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16. Find the amount of the following BILL OF PARCELS . New - London , March 9

, 1814 . Mr. James Paywell , Bought of William Merchant $ . cts . 28 lb. of Green

Tea , at 2 , 15 per lb. 41 lb. of Coffee , 21 34 lb. of Loaf

16. Find the amount of the following BILL OF PARCELS . New - London , March 9

, 1814 . Mr. James Paywell , Bought of William Merchant $ . cts . 28 lb. of Green

Tea , at 2 , 15 per lb. 41 lb. of Coffee , 21 34 lb. of Loaf

**Sugar**, at 0,19 13 cwt . of ... Page 50

QUESTIONS , Shewing the use of Compound Addition and Subtractions NEW -

YORK , MARCH 22 , 1814 . 1 . Bought of George Grocer , 12 C. 2 qrs . of

at 52s . per cwt . £ .32 10 28 lbs , of Rice , at 3d . per lb. 0 7 3 loaves of

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QUESTIONS , Shewing the use of Compound Addition and Subtractions NEW -

YORK , MARCH 22 , 1814 . 1 . Bought of George Grocer , 12 C. 2 qrs . of

**Sugar**,at 52s . per cwt . £ .32 10 28 lbs , of Rice , at 3d . per lb. 0 7 3 loaves of

**Sugar**, wt.

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2qrs , 141b . of

unsold ? Ans . 7C . 2qrs . 1715 . 10. From a fashionable piece of cloth which

contained 52yds . 2 na . a tailor was ordered to take three suits , each 6yds .

2qrs , 141b . of

**sugar**, of which he sells 9C . 3qrs . 251b , how much of it remainsunsold ? Ans . 7C . 2qrs . 1715 . 10. From a fashionable piece of cloth which

contained 52yds . 2 na . a tailor was ordered to take three suits , each 6yds .

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17 ells of dowlas , at 0 1 6į per ell . 39 cwt . of

cloth , at 0 5 9 per yd . 19 lbs . of indigo , at 0 11 6 per lb. 29 yds . of cambric , at 0

13 7 per yd . 111 yds.broadcloth , at 1 2 0 per yd . 94 beaver hats , at I 94 3 . £ .

17 ells of dowlas , at 0 1 6į per ell . 39 cwt . of

**sugar**, at 3 10 6 per cwt . 52 yds . ofcloth , at 0 5 9 per yd . 19 lbs . of indigo , at 0 11 6 per lb. 29 yds . of cambric , at 0

13 7 per yd . 111 yds.broadcloth , at 1 2 0 per yd . 94 beaver hats , at I 94 3 . £ .

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1 . p . 748 0 38 yr . m . 286 5 2 S. • 7 19 20 m . 2 !! . d . W. d . O cds . ft . 29 56

Praciical Questions in WEIGHTS & MEASURES ... 1. What is the weight of 7 hhds

, of

of ...

1 . p . 748 0 38 yr . m . 286 5 2 S. • 7 19 20 m . 2 !! . d . W. d . O cds . ft . 29 56

Praciical Questions in WEIGHTS & MEASURES ... 1. What is the weight of 7 hhds

, of

**sugar**, each weighing 9 cwt . 3 qrs . 12 lb. ? Ans . 69 cwt . 2. What is the weigitof ...

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