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2. In 246 oz. how many pwts. and grains ?

Ans. 4920prt. 118080grs. S. Bring 46080 grs. into pounds.

Ans. 8 4. In 97597 grains of gold how many pounds ?

Ans. 1616. 10oz. 18pwt. 5grs. 5. In 15 ingots of gold, each weighing 9 oz. 5 pwt. how many grains ?

Ans. 66600 6. In 4 lb. 1 oz. 1 pwt. of silver, how many table s poons, weighing 23 pwt. each, and tea-spoons, 4 pwt. 6

grs. each, can be made, and an equal number of each sort !

23pwt. +4prot. Ogrs.: 654grs. the divsor; and 416 laz. Iprot,=23544grs, the dividend. Therefore 23544 65436 Answer.

S. AVOIRDUPOIS WĶIGHT.

In 89 cwt. 3 qr. 14 lb. 12 oz. how many ounces?

quarters.

(Carried up?

EXAMPLES IN

REDUCTION OF FEDERAL MONEY.

1. Reduce 2745 dollars into cent3.
2745 dollars

Flere I multiply by 100, the 100 cents in a dollar; but dollars are

readily brought into cents by anAns. 274500 nexing two cyphers, and into mills

by annexing three cyphers. Also, any sum in Federal money may be written down as a whole number and expressed in its lowest denomination ; for, when dollars and cents are joined together as a whole number, without a separatrix, they will shew How many cents the given sum contains; and when dollars, cents, and mills are so joined together, they will shew the whole nuniber 01 mills in the given sum.-Ilence, properly speaking, there is no reduction of this monry; for cents are readily turned into dollars by cutting of the two right hand figures, and mills by pointing off three figures with a dot; the figures to the left hand of the dot, ar? dollars ; and the figures cut off are cents, or cents and milis. 2. In 345 dollars, how inany cents and mills ?

Ans. 34500cts. 345000 mills. 3. Reduce 48 dols. T8 cts. into cents. Ans. 4878 4. Reduce 25 dels. 8 cts, into cents.

Ans. 2508 5. Reduce 54 dols. 36 cts. 5m. into mills. Ans 54365 6. Reduce 9 dols. 9 cts. Im. into mills. Ar«, 9099

$. cts. 7. Reduce 41925 cents into dollars. Ans. 419 25 8. Change 4896 cents into dollars.

48 96 9. Change 45009 cents into dollars.

450 09 10. Bring 4625 mills into dollars.

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by 8. How many grains in a silver sankard, sbat veighs

. 11 0% 15 pwt. ?

üb.ox. pwt.

1 11 15
12 ounces in a pound.

23 ounces.
20 pennyweights in one ounce.

475 pennyweights.
24 grains in one pennyweight.

1900 950

Prof. 4)11400 grains, Ans.

2,0)47,5
12)23 15 pwt.

1 lb. 11 oz. 15 pwt.
2. In 246 oz. how many pwts. and grains ?

Ans. 4920 put. 118080grs. 3. Bring 46080 grs. into pounds.

Ans. 8 4. In 97397 grains of gold how many pounds ?

Ans. 1616. 10oz. 18put. 5grs. 5. In 15 ingots of gold, each weighing 9 oz. 5 pwt. how many grains ?

Ans. 66600 6. In 4 lb. 1 oz. 1 pwt. of silver, how many table spoons, weighing 25 pwt. each, and tea-spoons, 4 pwt. 6 grs. cach, can be made, and an equal number of each sirty

25pwt. +4prot. 6grs.z654grs. the divsor; and 4lb laz. Iprot.23544ğrs. the dividend. Therefore 23544 -654-36 Answer.

3. AVOIRDUPOIS WRIGHT.

In 89 cwt. 3 qrı. 14 Ib. 12 oz. how many ounces :

359 quarters.

(Carried up?

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2. In 19 lb. 14 oz. 11 dr. how many drams?

Ans. n99. $. In 1 ton how

many

drams? Ans. 573440.

4. In 24 tons, 17 cwt. 3.qrs. 17 lb. 5 oz. how many munces :

Ans. 892245. 5. Bring 5099 drams intu pounds.

Ans. 19lk. 1407. 11dr. 6. Bring 575440 drams into tons.

Ans. 1.

7. Bring 892245 ounces into tons.

Ans. 24 tons, 17cwt. 3qrs. 17lb. 507. 8. In 12 hhds. of sugar,

each 11.cwt. 25lb. how many pounds ?

Ans. 13084. 9. In 42 pigs of lead, each weighing 4cwt. Sqrs. how many fother, at 19cwt. 2qrs.? Ans. 10 fother, 4 cust.

10. A gentleman 'has 20hhds. of tobacco, each 8cwt. Sqrs. 1416. and wishes to put it into boxes containing Fotb. each, I demand the nuinber of boxes he must get ?

Ans. 284.

4. APOTHECARIES' WEIGHT. 4. 7 in 91 83 13 29 19grs. how many grains. res,

Ano. 53799. by b In 55799 grains, how many pounds ?

Ano. Out 83 13 29 19gr.

5. OLOTH MEASURE. 1. In 95 yards, how many quarters and nails ?

Ans. 380grs. 1520na. 2. In 341 yards, 3qrs. Ina. how many nails?

Ans. 5469. 8. In 3783 nails, how many yards ?

Ans. 256yds. Iqr. Sna. 4. In 61 Ells English, how many quarters and nails ?

Ans. 505qrs. 1220na. 5. In 56 Ells Flemisn, how many quarters and nails :

Ans. 168grs. 672na, 6. In 148 Ells English, how many Ells Flemish ?

Ans. 246E. F, 2qrs. 7. In 1920 nails, how many yards, Ells Flemish, and Ells English ?

Ans. 120yds. 160 E. F. ard 96 E. E. 8. How many coats can be made out of 56+ yards of broadcloth, allowing 18 yards to a coat ? Ans. 21.

6. DRY MEASURE. 1. In 136 bushels, how many pecks, quarts and pints?

Ans. 544pks. 4352qts. 8704pts. 2. In 49 bush. 3pks. 5qts. how many quarts ?

Ans. 1597. 3. In 8704 pints, how many bushels ? Ans. 136. 4. In 1597 quarts, how many bushets?

Ans. 49bus. Spks. 5qts. 5. A man would ship 720 bushels of corn in barrels, which will hold a bushels, 3 pecks each, how many barrels must he get ?

Ans. 192.

7. WINE MEASURE. 1. În 9 tuns of wine, how many hogsheads, gallons and quarts ?

Ans. 36hhds. 2268gal. 9072qts, 2. In 24 hhds. 18 gals. 2 qts. how many pints ?

Ans. 14 §. In 9072 quarts, how many tuns ?

A. 4. In 1905 pints of wine, how many hogshead

Ans. 3ħhds. 49gal

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