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

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If a guinea be 28

gainea are 4 shil 17ths & 3 - 17lbs ? 2 - lihs & 5 - Ilths ? lings and 7

. What part of an hour are 2 13 . A week is 7 days ; what part | l5ths of an hour and

7 ...

If a guinea be 28

**shillings**, l4ths of the farm and 6 - 14ths ? 5 what part of againea are 4 shil 17ths & 3 - 17lbs ? 2 - lihs & 5 - Ilths ? lings and 7

**shillings**? 15. What part of an hour are 2 13 . A week is 7 days ; what part | l5ths of an hour and

7 ...

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2 - 5th of

whole guinea ? 14 . If I yard of cloth cost of ... 3 and ? of a whole crown ? 15 . If

one orange cost of al 20 . If } of a bushel be 4 quarts ,

oranges cost ...

2 - 5th of

**shillings**, what is the worth of a 15 ? 3 - 5ths of 15 ? 4 - 5ths of 15 ?whole guinea ? 14 . If I yard of cloth cost of ... 3 and ? of a whole crown ? 15 . If

one orange cost of al 20 . If } of a bushel be 4 quarts ,

**shilling**, what will 2oranges cost ...

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In 2 pence how many far - 2 . In 8 qrs how many pence things ? 2 1 - 2d ? 3 1 - 20

? 5 ? 7 ? / 10qrs ? 16 ? 14 ? 20 ? 28 ? 362 322 44 9 ? 8 ? 11 ? 12 ? 48 ? 3 . In 2

In 2 pence how many far - 2 . In 8 qrs how many pence things ? 2 1 - 2d ? 3 1 - 20

? 5 ? 7 ? / 10qrs ? 16 ? 14 ? 20 ? 28 ? 362 322 44 9 ? 8 ? 11 ? 12 ? 48 ? 3 . In 2

**shillings**how many 3 . In 240 how many**shillings**? pence ? 1s 6d ? 2s 6d ? 3s ? Page 103

S . d . lings to

shall stand under pence ,

add the pence , and find their ' 10 4 sum to be 15d . but as 12dls . 15 = ls . 3d .

S . d . lings to

**shillings**, & c . we write down the numbers so 2 17 8 that penceshall stand under pence ,

**shillings**under shil . 1 5 3 lings , and so on . We thenadd the pence , and find their ' 10 4 sum to be 15d . but as 12dls . 15 = ls . 3d .

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REDUCTION OF FRACTIONS . ( 52 ) ANALYSIS . i . What part of a shil . 1 1 .

What part of a pound ling is of a pound ? lis of

To change

by ...

REDUCTION OF FRACTIONS . ( 52 ) ANALYSIS . i . What part of a shil . 1 1 .

What part of a pound ling is of a pound ? lis of

**shilling**? Pounds are reduced to !To change

**shillings**to**shillings**by multiplying pounds , divide them by 20 , themby ...

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