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These broken , or divided

divided into five equal parts the value of one of those parts would be one fifth of

the apple , and the value of two parts two fifths , of the apple , and so on . Thus we

see ...

These broken , or divided

**quantities**are called fractions . Now if an apple bedivided into five equal parts the value of one of those parts would be one fifth of

the apple , and the value of two parts two fifths , of the apple , and so on . Thus we

see ...

Page 109

Reduce the given | in each load ?

travel 24rd . ination mentioned for a divi - | 12ft . in a minute , how far deod :

reduce one of each of would he go , at that rate , in 2 the other

.

Reduce the given | in each load ?

**quantity**to the lowest denom - 16 . If a persontravel 24rd . ination mentioned for a divi - | 12ft . in a minute , how far deod :

reduce one of each of would he go , at that rate , in 2 the other

**quantities**mention.

Page 127

All questions similar to the above may be solved in the same way ; but without

finding the price of a single lemon , or the time of trave elling 1 mile , it must be

obvious that if the second

price ...

All questions similar to the above may be solved in the same way ; but without

finding the price of a single lemon , or the time of trave elling 1 mile , it must be

obvious that if the second

**quantity**of lemoas were double the first**quantity**, theprice ...

Page 137

When the price and

the price of a given

called ALLIGATION MEDIAL . RULE . 208 . Multiply each

and ...

When the price and

**quantities**of the simples are given , and it is required to findthe price of a given

**quantity**of the mixture , as in the preceding example , it iscalled ALLIGATION MEDIAL . RULE . 208 . Multiply each

**quantity**by its price ,and ...

Page 169

... the

which is the thickness of the additions , or ... thickness of the additions , the

product , ( 120043 = ) 3600 feet , is the

additions .

... the

**quantity**to be added divided by 1260 , ihe quotient is ( 4167 - 1260 = ) 3 ,which is the thickness of the additions , or ... thickness of the additions , the

product , ( 120043 = ) 3600 feet , is the

**quantity**of stone required for thoseadditions .

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