NUMBER STORIES If a gallon of gasoline costs 12 cents, what will 24 gallons cost? Kate's mother bought 15 yards of silk for a dress. This was 13 yards too much. How much did it take for the dress? Kate's mother canned 24 gallons of cherries. How many quarts did she can? Frank rode 6 miles on his bicycle in an hour. How far could he ride in 13 hours? A grocer bought some oranges. He found that there were 3 spoiled ones in every dozen. How many spoiled ones were there in 12 dozen? If it takes a freight train an hour to go 28 miles, how many miles can it go in of an hour? cents. If oranges cost 2 cents apiece, 1 dozen will cost dozen will cost 1 dozen will cost 1 dozen will cost cents. cents. cents. Kate. Uncle Will said we might give them each one quart of oats. Frank. I will fill this peck measure and carry it for you. You can fill the quart measure from it. Kate. There will be just enough to feed the eight horses. In one peck there are — quarts. Frank. How hungry the horses are! How glad they are to see us! NUMBERS THROUGH 40 EIGHTHS Kate. You have taken half of the oats out of the peck measure. You have fed horses. Frank. If the horses eat a peck of oats every day, in two days they will eat quarts of oats. Kate. In three days they will eat quarts of oats. Frank. In four days they will eat quarts of oats. ? qt. ? qt. 4 qt. 1 qt. 2 qt. ? qt. 1 pk. pk. = ? qt. 6 qt. 16 qt. 8 qt. 40 qt. 24 qt. 32 qt. ? pk. ? pk. ? pk. ? pk. ? pk. ? pk. ? pk. ? pk. ? pk. ? qt. ? qt. of 16 qt. of 40 qt. of 30 qt. 2 x 16 qt. 3 x 10 qt. ? qt. qt. ? qt. |