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

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make 1 scruple , S scruples , 1 dram , 8 drams , 1 ounce , 12 ounces , It

Apothecaries use this weight in compounding their medicines . 1 pound , 5.

Measure . 4 nails ( na . ) make 4 quarters . S quarters , 5 quarters , 6 quarters , 1

quarter ...

make 1 scruple , S scruples , 1 dram , 8 drams , 1 ounce , 12 ounces , It

Apothecaries use this weight in compounding their medicines . 1 pound , 5.

**Cloth**Measure . 4 nails ( na . ) make 4 quarters . S quarters , 5 quarters , 6 quarters , 1

quarter ...

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To 21 yds . of

making your Coat , 2 50 To 1 silk Vest Pattern , 4 10 To making your Vest , 1 50

To Silk , Buttons , & c . for Vest , 0 45 Sum , $ 27 80 By an act of Congress , all the

...

To 21 yds . of

**Cloth**, at 6 , 50 per yd . 16 25 To 4 yds . Shalloon , 75 3 00 Tomaking your Coat , 2 50 To 1 silk Vest Pattern , 4 10 To making your Vest , 1 50

To Silk , Buttons , & c . for Vest , 0 45 Sum , $ 27 80 By an act of Congress , all the

...

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d.c. m .

1 Ans . $ 122 , 3 6 0 122 dol . [ lars 36 cents . 2. What cost 55 lb. cheese at 8

cents per th , 08 Ans . 82 , 80 = 2 dollars 80 cents . per ream : per lb. ? 3. What is

the ...

d.c. m .

**cloth**come to , at $ 3 , 4 9 6 per yard ? S 5 EXAMPLES . VE 4 80 104 8 81 Ans . $ 122 , 3 6 0 122 dol . [ lars 36 cents . 2. What cost 55 lb. cheese at 8

cents per th , 08 Ans . 82 , 80 = 2 dollars 80 cents . per ream : per lb. ? 3. What is

the ...

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4. In 276 barrels of raisins , each 31 cwt . how many hundred weight ? Ans . 966

cwt . 5. In 36 pieces of

in the whole ? Ans . 873 yds . 6. What is the product of 161 multiplied by itself ?

4. In 276 barrels of raisins , each 31 cwt . how many hundred weight ? Ans . 966

cwt . 5. In 36 pieces of

**cloth**, each piece containing 24 } yards ; how inany yardsin the whole ? Ans . 873 yds . 6. What is the product of 161 multiplied by itself ?

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... na . yd . gr . na . 71 SS 15 2 1 10 0 1 42 S 57 2 2 49 2 2 5.

E. E. gr . na . 44 3 2 49 4 S 06 2 S 84 4 1 07 0 0 61 2 1 84 2 1 07.1 3 76 0 2 52 2

S 53 2 2 09 2 3 17 10 1 10. SOLID MEASURE . ' tons . COMPOUND ADDITION .

... na . yd . gr . na . 71 SS 15 2 1 10 0 1 42 S 57 2 2 49 2 2 5.

**CLOTH**MEASUREE. E. gr . na . 44 3 2 49 4 S 06 2 S 84 4 1 07 0 0 61 2 1 84 2 1 07.1 3 76 0 2 52 2

S 53 2 2 09 2 3 17 10 1 10. SOLID MEASURE . ' tons . COMPOUND ADDITION .

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