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6. Reduce 281. 11s. 6d. New-England and Virginia currency, tu ferleral money.

Alls. 895,25rts, 7. (hange 4631. 108. 8. New-Englanıl, &c. currency, to federal molles.

tus. 815ti, llcts. Im.-t8. Reiluce 33). 195. Virginia, &c. currency, to federal money.

Ans. $119, 8gits. 5m.t 9. Perluce 2141. 10s, 7 fil. New-fork, &c. currency, to federal mores.

ns. 6536, 32cts. 81. + 10. Reduce S011. 11s. 5d. North-Carolina, &c. cur. rency, tu fcileral motors. Ans. 8761, 4264. im. +

11. Change 2191. i1s. 7 d. New-England and ir ginia currency, to federa! noney. Ans. 8731,94ets. +

12. Change 2411. New England, &c. currency, into sellera money.

us. 8803, 33cts. 13. Bring 201. 188. 53d. New-England currency, into dollars.

Ans. 869, 74cts. 6fm.t 1. Reduce 4681. New-York currency, to several mo

Ans. $1170 15. Recluce 17s. 9jil. New York, &c. currency, to dollars, &c.

Aless. $2, 22e1s. 6,5m.t. 10. Borrowed 10 English crowns, at 6s. 8d. eachi, huw many du..ars at 6s. cach, will pay the debt?

Ans. $11. licts. 199. Nore.—'There are several short practical methods of reducing New-England and New-York currencies w Fed. eral Money, for which see the Appendix.

CASE II. To reduce the currency of New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware and Maryland, to Federal Money.

KULE. Multiply the given sum by 8, and divide the product by 3, and the quotient will be dollars, &c.

1. Reduce 2451. New-Jersey, &c. currency, to federal sulley. 4:243X8* 1960, and 1961+3=86554=$653, S&fets.

Noth. When there are shillings, pence, &c. in the

dollar ishs. 6d.z90d. in this "urrency==" a pound; therefore, multiplying by 8, and dividing by sires the dollars, cents.

EXAMPLE.S.

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ANSWF.RS.

given sum, reduce them to the decimal of a pound, then ILuitiply and divide as above, &c.

2. Keduce 561. 11s. 8. New Jersey, &c. currency, to federal money. £36,5854 decimal value.

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3)292,6832(97,56106 Ans.
s. d.

$ cts. Hl.
3. Reduce 220 0 0 to federal money 640 00
4. Recluce 125 8 0

334 40 5. Reduce 997 61

265 00 5 + 6. Reiluce 100 0 0

266 66 6 + 7. Reduce 25 3 7

67 14 4 8. Reduce 017 0 17 9

2 36 6,6 CASE III. To reduce the currency of South-Carolina and Georgia,

to federal money.

RULE. Multiply the given sum by 50, and divide the product by 7, the quotient will be the dollars, cents, &c.

1. Reduce 100l. South-Carolina and Georgia currency to federal money.

I'Ml. X30=3000; 3000-7=8428,5714 Ans. 2. Reduce 541. 163. 9.3d. Georgia currency, to federal honey

54,8406 decimal erpression.

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EXAMPLES.

7)1545,2180

$. d.

Ans. 235,03!1

ANSWERS £.

$ cts. m. 3. Reduce 94 14 8 to federal money, 405 99 8+ 4. Reduce 19 17 61

85 18 7 5. Keduce 417 14 6

1790 25 6. Reduce 140 10 0

60% 14 2+ 7. Reduce 160 0 0

685 71 4

*48. 8d. or 56d to the dollar=*af 2 pound erefore Y SO

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$. cts. In. 8. Reduce o 11 6

% 46 47 9. Reduce 41 17 9

179 51 44 CASE IV. To reduce the currency of Canada aad Nova Scotia, to

Federal Money.

RULE.
Multiply the given sum by 4, the product will be dollars.

Note. Five shillings of this currency are equal to a dollar; consequently 4 dollars make one pound.

EXAMPLES. 1. Reduce 1251. Canada and Nova-Scotia currency, to

125

4

federal money

Ans. 8500
2. Reduce 55l. 10s. 6d. Nova-Scotia currency, to dol.
lars.

55,525 decimal value.
4

$ cts.
Ans. $222, 100=222 10

ANSWERS. 3. Reduce 241 18 9 to federal money. 967 75 4. Reduce 58 13 61

234 70 5. Reduce 528 17 8

2115 53 6. Reduce 1 2 6

4 50 7. Reduce 224 19 0

899 80 Reduce 0 13 115

2 79

REDUCTION OF COIN,

RULES

For reducing the Federal Money to the currencies of the

several United States.
To reduce Federal Money to the currency of
New-Englund
Virginia,

Multiply the given sum by ,3 l.

and the product will be pounds Kentucky, and

and decimals of a pound. Tennesses

RULE.

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and the product will be pounds, NW-Jersey, Multiply the given sum by ,3

Pennsylvania, and divide the product by 8, &
Delaware, & the quotient will be pounds,
Maryland. Land decimals of a pound.

Multiply the given sum by ,7
South Carolina,

and divide by So, the quotient and

will be the answer in pounds, Georgia.

and decimals of a pound.

3.

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RULE.

EXAMPLES,

in the foregoing Rules. 1. Keduce $152, 60 cts. to New-England currency.

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£45, 780 Ans. =£45 15s. 7,2d.
20 But the value of

any

decimal of 3 pound, may be found by inspec15, 600 tion. See problem II. page 8&

12

7, 200 2. In 8196, how many pounds, N. Engian carreney.

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£58,8 Ans.=£58 16 3. Reduce 8629 into New-York, &c. currency.

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£251,6 lins.-= 4251 12 4. Bring $110, 51 cts. 1 m. jato New Jersey, &e Imency.

$110,511

3

Double 4 wakes 8s. Then 39 far. 8)331,533 things is 9d. Sqrs. See Problem II.

page 88.

641,441 Jus=441 8s. 9 d. by Inspection. 5. Bring $63, 36 cts. iuto South-Carovina, &c cur. rency.

ANSWERS.

s. d.

3),45, 752
£ 15,230=615 5s. Ans.
8 cts.

£. 6. Reduce 423,07 to N. E. &c. currency. ,127 10.5 + 7. Reduce 56,11 to N. Y. &c. currency. 14 8 101+ 8. Kelluce 315,44 to N. J. &c. currency. 118

5 95+ 9. Reduce 690,45 to S. C. &c. currency. 161 2 1,2

To reduce Federal Money to Canada and Nora-Scotia

Currency.

RULE. Divide the hollars, &c. hy 4, the quotient will be pounds, aud decimals of a pound.

EXAMPLES.

1. Reduce 8741 into Canada and Nova-Scotia curttlicy.

8 cts. 4)741,00

€ 183,25=£185 5s. 2 Bring $311, 75 cts. into Nuva-cotia curre

rrency 8 rts. 4)311,750

£77,93:5=£77 18s. 91. 3. Bring $2907, 56 cts, into Nova Scotia currency.

Ans. £726 178. 9 d. 4. Reduce $2114, 50 cts. into Canada currency,

Ans. £,528 125. 6d.

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