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

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40 rods , i furlong , fur . s furlongs , 1

40 rods , i furlong , fur . s furlongs , 1

**mile**, S**miles**, 1 league , lea . 69 statute**miles**, 1 degree , on the earth . 360 degrees , the circumference of the earth . The use of long measure is to measure the distance ot places ... Page 13

640 square acres , 1 square

640 square acres , 1 square

**mile**. 10. Solid or Cubic Measure . 1728 solid inches make 1 solid foot . 40 feet of round timber , or ? 1 ton or load . 50 feet of hewn timber , 128 solid feet or 8 feet long , 1cord of wood . Page 21

The distance from Portland in the Province of Mzine , to Boston , is 125

The distance from Portland in the Province of Mzine , to Boston , is 125

**miles**; from Boston to NewHaven , 162**miles**; from thence to New - York , 88 ; from thence to Philadelphia , 95 ; from thence to Baltimore , 102 ; from thence to ... Page 26

From New - London to Pluiladelphia is 240

From New - London to Pluiladelphia is 240

**miles**. Now if a man should travel five days from New - London towards Philadelphia , at tne rate of s3**miles**each day , bow , far would he then be from Philadelphia . Srs . 45**miles**. 5. Page 39

If it takes 320 rods to make a

If it takes 320 rods to make a

**mile**, and every rod contains 54 yards ; how many yards are there in a**mile**? Ans . 1760 . 3. Sold a ship for 11516 dollars , and I owned if of her ; what was iny part of the money ? Ans . $ 8637 . 4.### What people are saying - Write a review

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