## The Scholar's Arithmetic; Or, Federal Accountant ...: The Whole in a Form and Method Altogether New, for the Ease of the Master, and the Greater Progress of the ScholarJohn Prentiss, (proprietor of the copy-right) and sold at his book-store, wholesale and retail.--Sold also by the principal booksellers in New-England, and at the Rensselaer book-store, Troy, N.Y., 1807 - Arithmetic - 216 pages |

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A farm of 375

3 dollars . 375/1135/3 Bottaro 7. SUPPOSING a man's income to be 2555 dollars

a year : how much is that per day , there being 365 days in a year ?; Ano .

A farm of 375

**acres**is let for 1125 dollars , how much does it pay per**acre**? Ana .3 dollars . 375/1135/3 Bottaro 7. SUPPOSING a man's income to be 2555 dollars

a year : how much is that per day , there being 365 days in a year ?; Ano .

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THERE are three fields ; one contains 7

whole ? Ans . 61 shares and 44 perches over . 12 . 23 11 1176 70725 6761 ...

THERE are three fields ; one contains 7

**acres**, another 10**acres**and the other 12**acres**and 1 rood ; how many shares of 76 perches each , are contained in thewhole ? Ans . 61 shares and 44 perches over . 12 . 23 11 1176 70725 6761 ...

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If 12

rood , 20 poles , produce ? Ans . 216 quarters , 5 bushels , i peck . 12. IF 5

1 rood , produce 26 quarters. first play of the sau tiousir a Tanka : of 58 . : weight .

If 12

**acres**, 3 roods produce 78 quarters , 3 pecks , how much will 35**acres**, 1rood , 20 poles , produce ? Ans . 216 quarters , 5 bushels , i peck . 12. IF 5

**acres**1 rood , produce 26 quarters. first play of the sau tiousir a Tanka : of 58 . : weight .

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IF 5

required to produce 47 quarters 4 bushels ? Ano , 9

men consume 75 barrels 14. IF 500 men consume 1024 of provision in 9 months

...

IF 5

**acres**1 rood , produce 26 quarters 2 bushels , how many**acres**will berequired to produce 47 quarters 4 bushels ? Ano , 9

**acres**, 2 roode . 0 13. IF 365men consume 75 barrels 14. IF 500 men consume 1024 of provision in 9 months

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If 30 horses plough 12

OPERATION H. Ac . Here because the thing sought is a number of 30. ; 40 :: 12

because 40 ...

If 30 horses plough 12

**acres**, how many will 40 plough in the same time ?OPERATION H. Ac . Here because the thing sought is a number of 30. ; 40 :: 12

**acres**we place 12 , the given number of**acres**, 12 for the third term ; andbecause 40 ...

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