## 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

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, &c. which contains the goods

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Gross Weight, which is the whole weight of any

**sort**of goods, together with thebox, 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, &c. which contains the goods

...

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CASE I . When it is required to find how many of the first

measure , mentioned in the question , are equal to a given quantity of the last .

RULE . Place the numbers alternately , beginning at the left hand , and let the last

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CASE I . When it is required to find how many of the first

**sort**of coin , weight ormeasure , mentioned in the question , are equal to a given quantity of the last .

RULE . Place the numbers alternately , beginning at the left hand , and let the last

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5 . A Wine merchant mixes 15 gallons of wine at 48 . 2d . per gallon , with 24

gallons at 6s . 8 . and 20 gallons , at 65 . 3d . ; what is a gallon of this composition

worth ? Ans . 55 . 10d . 243qrs . 6. A grocer hath several

5 . A Wine merchant mixes 15 gallons of wine at 48 . 2d . per gallon , with 24

gallons at 6s . 8 . and 20 gallons , at 65 . 3d . ; what is a gallon of this composition

worth ? Ans . 55 . 10d . 243qrs . 6. A grocer hath several

**sorts**of sugar, viz. one ... Page 190

A grocer hath several

at 9 doss. per cwt. a third

cwt. and he would mix an equal quantity of each together; I demand the price of ...

A grocer hath several

**sorts**of sugar, viz. one**sort**at 8 dols. per cwt. another**sort**at 9 doss. per cwt. a third

**sort**at 10 dols. per cwt. and a fourth**sort**at 12 dols. percwt. and he would mix an equal quantity of each together; I demand the price of ...

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6d . per lb . how much of each

. 8d . per pound ? 1 . d . d . 26 do lb . r 10 at 97 97 47 | 12 14 12 Gives the . d .

12to 24 18 24 Answer . 01 20 24 | 11 ( 30iL 30 ( 502 85 % . Agrocer would mix

the ...

6d . per lb . how much of each

**sort**inust he mix , that he may sell the mixture at Is. 8d . per pound ? 1 . d . d . 26 do lb . r 10 at 97 97 47 | 12 14 12 Gives the . d .

12to 24 18 24 Answer . 01 20 24 | 11 ( 30iL 30 ( 502 85 % . Agrocer would mix

the ...

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