## 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

use of long measure is to measure the distance ot places , or any other thing ...

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 . Theuse of long measure is to measure the distance ot places , or any other thing ...

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640 square acres , 1 square

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 . 4 wide , and 4 high , All

solids ...

640 square acres , 1 square

**mile**. 10. Solid or Cubic Measure . 1728 solid inchesmake 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 . 4 wide , and 4 high , All

solids ...

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

from Boston to NewHaven , 162

thence to Philadelphia , 95 ; from thence to Baltimore , 102 ; from thence to

Charleston ...

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 ; fromthence to Philadelphia , 95 ; from thence to Baltimore , 102 ; from thence to

Charleston ...

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Ans . . 114 . 4. From New - London to Pluiladelphia is 240

should travel five days from New - London towards Philadelphia , at tne rate of s3

Ans . . 114 . 4. From New - London to Pluiladelphia is 240

**miles**. Now if a manshould 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

yards are there in a

owned if of her ; what was iny part of the money ? Ans . $ 8637 . 4. In 276 barrels

of ...

If it takes 320 rods to make a

**mile**, and every rod contains 54 yards ; how manyyards are there in a

**mile**? Ans . 1760 . 3. Sold a ship for 11516 dollars , and Iowned if of her ; what was iny part of the money ? Ans . $ 8637 . 4. In 276 barrels

of ...

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