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

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How many coats can be made out of 567 yards of broadcloth ,

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 .

How many coats can be made out of 567 yards of broadcloth ,

**allowing**14 yardsto 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 .

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In 24796800 seconds , how many weeks Ans . 4f weeks . 4 . In 184009 minutes ,

how many days Ans . 127d . 18h . 49min . 3 . How many days from the birth of

Christ , to Christ . u , 1797 ,

In 24796800 seconds , how many weeks Ans . 4f weeks . 4 . In 184009 minutes ,

how many days Ans . 127d . 18h . 49min . 3 . How many days from the birth of

Christ , to Christ . u , 1797 ,

**allowing**the year to contain 365 days , 6 hours . Page 73

... s cargo feon Bordeaux to be 230 pipes , 130 hlids . and 150 quarter casks ! )

hlus . how wiany gallons in all ,

was the sirip of Ans , 44415 guls , and the ship ' s burilen was 158 tons , 12cwl .

... s cargo feon Bordeaux to be 230 pipes , 130 hlids . and 150 quarter casks ! )

hlus . how wiany gallons in all ,

**allowing**every pint to be a pounil , what burrlenwas the sirip of Ans , 44415 guls , and the ship ' s burilen was 158 tons , 12cwl .

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A merchant bought 14 pipes of wine , and is

ready nioney gets it 8 cents a gallon cheaper ; how much did he save by paying

ready money ? Ans . $ 141 , 12 cents . EXAMPLES - Promiscuously placed . 37 .

A merchant bought 14 pipes of wine , and is

**allow**: ed 6 months credit , but forready nioney gets it 8 cents a gallon cheaper ; how much did he save by paying

ready money ? Ans . $ 141 , 12 cents . EXAMPLES - Promiscuously placed . 37 .

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Ans . illeirt . 2216 . 4 . What is the neat weight of s tierces of rice , cich weighing 4

wt . 3 qrs . 14 ill . gross , tare 16 lb . per cwt . and

12eurt . Ogrs . 61h . 5 . In 25 barrels of figs , eac ! 84 15 . gross , tåre 12 lb . per

cwt ...

Ans . illeirt . 2216 . 4 . What is the neat weight of s tierces of rice , cich weighing 4

wt . 3 qrs . 14 ill . gross , tare 16 lb . per cwt . and

**allowing**trett as usual ? Ans .12eurt . Ogrs . 61h . 5 . In 25 barrels of figs , eac ! 84 15 . gross , tåre 12 lb . per

cwt ...

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