## The Youth's Assistant in Theoretic and Practical Arithmetic, : Designed for the Use of Schools in the United States |

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thirds of itp | 9 . If one pound of tea is worth 3 . If three shillings will buy a one

dollar , what is half a pound bushel of rye , what part of a bush - worth ? a

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**quarter**of a yard ? cents , what is one third of it wortb three**quarters**twothirds of itp | 9 . If one pound of tea is worth 3 . If three shillings will buy a one

dollar , what is half a pound bushel of rye , what part of a bush - worth ? a

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... parts are called halves , if into 3 equal parts they are called Thirds , if into 4

equal parts they are called fourlhs , or

are named from the number of parts into which the thing , or wbole , is divided .

... parts are called halves , if into 3 equal parts they are called Thirds , if into 4

equal parts they are called fourlhs , or

**quarters**, ( 11 ) ; and , generally , the partsare named from the number of parts into which the thing , or wbole , is divided .

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A post is one

water , and 5 of the remainder will be four ? feet above the water ; what is itsi 13 .

What number is that which length ? being increased by 1 half and 1 10 . A post ...

A post is one

**quarter**in the which if 5 be subtracted 2 thirds mud , one half in thewater , and 5 of the remainder will be four ? feet above the water ; what is itsi 13 .

What number is that which length ? being increased by 1 half and 1 10 . A post ...

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cwt . ston 16 ounces , 66 1 pound , Ib . 2561 101 28 pounds 66 1

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hundred 1 ton , ton . 573440 35840 2240 801 20 1 WEIGHTS . 35 . The original

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cwt . ston 16 ounces , 66 1 pound , Ib . 2561 101 28 pounds 66 1

**quarter**, gril71681 448 281 11 . 4

**quarters**“ 1 hundred , cut . 286721 1792 112141 20hundred 1 ton , ton . 573440 35840 2240 801 20 1 WEIGHTS . 35 . The original

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3s ? jin 48qrs how many shillings ? 96 Iqrs . ? 144qrs . ? 6 . How many dollars in

5 ea - 6 . In 50 dollars how many eagles ? seven ? Igles ? in 70 ? 7 . How many

cents in five dol - 7 . In 500 cts how many . dollars ? lars ? five and a

3s ? jin 48qrs how many shillings ? 96 Iqrs . ? 144qrs . ? 6 . How many dollars in

5 ea - 6 . In 50 dollars how many eagles ? seven ? Igles ? in 70 ? 7 . How many

cents in five dol - 7 . In 500 cts how many . dollars ? lars ? five and a

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