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12. How much more than the sum of $0.17 and $0.63 is needed to make a dollar ?

13. A dealer bought a wagon for $68 and sold it for $95. How much did he gain ?

14. Herbert and Frank picked berries and sold them at $0.08 a quart. Herbert received $0.96 for his berries and Frank $0.16 less for his. How many quarts did each pick ?

15. Edith bought a doll for $0.87 and paid $0.75 for ribbon and silk for its dresses. How much did she pay for the doll and its dresses ?

16. From the sum of $0.48 and $0.67 take $0.49.

17. A farmer bought a wagon for $125 and sold it for $98. How much did he lose ?

18. A dealer bought goods for $87. For what price must he sell them to gain $28 ? At what price must he sell them to lose $19 ?

19. From $5 take the sum of $2.75 and $1.50.

20. How many barrels of flour at $6 a barrel are equal in value to 9 cords of wood at $8 a cord ?

21. I bought a horse for $170 and sold him at a loss of $25. For what price did I sell him?

22. What is the sum of 86, 49, and 28 ?

23. At $3 a barrel how many barrels of apples can be bought for the difference between $28 and $52?

CHAPTER XXI.

READ the following exercises, supplying the proper number where the ? stands.

EXERCISE I.

3 x 25 = 3 x 20 + 3 x 5 = 60 + 15 = 75.

3 x 25 = ?
5 x 37 = ?
7 x 44 = ?
4 x 36 = ?
6 x 25 = ?

5 x 64 = ?
6 x 21 = ?
2 x 46 = ?
5 x 38 = ?
9 x 25 = ?

2 x 48 = ?
5 x 35 = ?
9 x 22 = ?
8 x 25 = ?
6 x 66 = ?

EXERCISE II.

28 : 2 = 20 : 2+ 8:2= 10 + 4 = 14. 84 : 7 = 70 = 7 + 14 : 7 = 10 + 2 = 12.

28 : 2 = ?
84 : 7 = ?
75 : 3 = ?
39 ; 3= ?
64 : 4 = ?
96 : 3 = ?
54 : 6 = ?
81 : 9=?

42 : 3 = ?
80 : 5 = ?
72 : 4 = ?
66 : 6 = ?
87 : 3 = ?
75 : 5 = ?
69 : 3 = ?
42 : 6 = ?

90 : 5 = ?
63 : 3 = ?
51 : 3 = ?
98 : 2 = ?
85 : 5 = ?
77 : 7 = ?
48 : 6 = ?
95 : 5 = ?

CHAPTER XXII.

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1. If 6 yards of silk plush cost $78, what is the price of a yard ?

2. What cost 5 gallons of syrup at $0.85 a gallon ?

3. What cost 7 dozen oranges at $0.25 a dozen ?

4. When 4 dozen eggs cost $0.96, what is the price of half a dozen ?

5. At $3 a yard, how many yards of cloth may be bought for $51 ?

6. Multiply the difference between 68 and 75 by 25.

7. What cost 17 tons of coal at $6 a ton ?

8. How many barrels of apples, at $3 a barrel, will $57 purchase ?

9. How many pounds of sugar, at $0.06 a pound, will $1.02 purchase ?

10. What cost 18 pairs of shoes at $5 a pair ?

11. If two pairs of gloves cost $1.50, what is the price of one pair ?

12. What is the value of a flock of 96 sheep, if each sheep is worth $5 ?

13. What is the price of a quart of milk if 3 gallons cost $0.72 ?

14. Divide 3 times 24 by 8. By 12. By 4.

15. What cost 6 bushels of potatoes at $0.85 a bushel ?

16. Multiply the sum of 19 and 38 by 4.

17. If 3 yards of ribbon cost $0.42, what is the price of a yard ?

18. What cost 4 yards of alpaca at $0.67 a yard ? At $0.75 a yard ? At $0.38 a yard ?

19. What cost 3 dozen pencils at $0.05 apiece ?

20. If five tickets to a concert cost $3.75, what is the price of a ticket ?

21. Divide the sum of 29 and 49 by 6.

22. If 4 suits of clothes cost $64, what is the price of one suit ?

23. How many pairs of shoes at $3 a pair, can a dealer buy for $87 ?

24. If a sewing-machine cost $35, what is the price of 3 machines ? Of 4? Of 5? Of 8 ?

25. What is 9 times the sum of 36 and 59 ?

26. The average price of each one of a herd of 80 cattle is $34, What is the price of the entire herd ?

27. How many five-dollar bills will it take to pay for ten yards of broadcloth at $4 a yard ?

28. What cost 8 acres of land at $75 an acre ? At $85 ? At $90 ? At $95 ?

CHAPTER XXIII.

1. One pint is what part of a quart ?

2. How many quarts in 4 pints? In 6 pints ? In 9 pints ?

3. One peck is what part of a bushel ?

4. How many bushels in 8 pecks? In 20 pecks ? In 17 pecks ? In 9 pecks? In 11 pecks ?

5. One foot is what part of a yard ?

6. How many yards in 10 feet? In 11 feet? In 4 feet? In 20 feet? In 24 feet? In 17 feet?

7. In one gallon how many quarts? How many pints ?

8. What part of one gallon is a quart? A pint?

9. How many gallons in 9 quarts ? In 10 quarts ? In 14 quarts ? In 9 pints ?

In 12 pints? In 15 pints? In 19 pints ?

10. There are 6 working days in a week. What part of a week's work ought to be done in 2 days ? In 5 days ? In 3 days? In 1 day? In 4 days ?

11. There are 10 cents in one dime. How many dimes in $0.27 ? In $0.35? In $0.62 ? In $0.83 ? In $0.48 ? In $0.54 ? In $0.39 ?

12. There are 12 inches in one foot. What part of a foot is 6 inches ? 3 inches ? 4 inches ? 9

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