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

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... Vulgar and Decimals Insurance Interest , Simple Compound Inverse Proportion Involution · by Decimals by Decimals Loss and

... Vulgar and Decimals Insurance Interest , Simple Compound Inverse Proportion Involution · by Decimals by Decimals Loss and

**Gain**Multiplication , Simple Application and use of Supplement to Compound 1 Numeration S Practice Position ... Page 104

If a man lays out 121 , 23 in merchandize , and thereby

If a man lays out 121 , 23 in merchandize , and thereby

**gains**39 dollars , 51 cts . how much will he**gain**by laying out 12 dollars at the same rate Cents . cents . cents . As 12123 : $ 951 : : 1200 1200 18129 ) 4741200 ( 391 = 3,91 Ans ... Page 106

A merchant bought a bale of cloth containing 240 yards , at the rate of 75 dollars for 5 yards , and sold it again at the rate of 114 dollars for 7 yards ; did he

A merchant bought a bale of cloth containing 240 yards , at the rate of 75 dollars for 5 yards , and sold it again at the rate of 114 dollars for 7 yards ; did he

**gain**or lose by the bargain , and how much ? Page 107

Bought a pipe of wine for 84 dollars , and found it nad leaked out 12 gallons ; I sold the remainder at 12 } cents a pint ; what did I

Bought a pipe of wine for 84 dollars , and found it nad leaked out 12 gallons ; I sold the remainder at 12 } cents a pint ; what did I

**gain**or lose ? Ans . I gained $ 50 . 48. A gentleman bought 18 pipes of wine at 12s . 6d . Page 109

If 100l . in 12 montas gan 6l . interest , what principal will

If 100l . in 12 montas gan 6l . interest , what principal will

**gain**the same in 8 months ? Ans . £ 150 . 8. If 11 men can build a house in 5 months , by working 12 hours per day - in what time will the same number of men do it ...### What people are saying - Write a review

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