## Daboll's Schoolmaster's Assistant: Improved and Enlarged, Being a Plain Practical System of Arithmetic, Adapted to the United States |

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**Gross**Weight , which is the whole weight of any sort of goods , together with the box , cask , or bag , & c . which contains them . 2. Tare , which is an allowance made to the buyer , for the weight of the box , cask , or bag ... Page 115

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**gross**weights into one sum and the tares into another ; then subtract the total tare from the whole**gross**, and the remainder will be the neat weight . EXAMPLES . 1. What is the neat weight of 4 hogsheads of Tobacco marked with ... Page 116

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**gross**weight of one hkıl . 4 41 75x432 2 2 4**gross**weight of the whole 20 whole tare . Ans . 58 3 12 neat . 2. What is the neat weight of 7 tierces of rice , cach weighing 4 cwt . I gr . 9 lb.**gross**, tare per tierce 34 lb. 7 Fus . Page 117

What is the neat weight of 9 hhds . of Tobacco , each weighing

What is the neat weight of 9 hhds . of Tobacco , each weighing

**gross**8 cwt . $ qrs . 14 lb. tare 16 lb. per cwt . ? Ans . 68C . 1qr . 24lb . 3. What is the neat weight of ? bbls . of potasli , each weighing 291 lb.**gross**, tare 10 lb. Page 118

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**gross**. 41 23 26 ) 9 0 1 7 suttle 11 trett . 350 Ans . 8 2 24 83 13 = } } 1160**gross**. 145 tare . 26 ) 1013 suttle . S9 trett . Ans . 9.61b . neat . 2. In 9 cwt . 2 qrs . 17 lb.**gross**, tare 41 lb. trett 4 lb. per 104 lb. how much ...### What people are saying - Write a review

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