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What is the area of a rectangular field 20

area of a rectangle is 55 square inches and the base is 11 inches , what is the

altitude ? Е В F C A D In the figure at the right the lines AD and BC , having the

same ...

What is the area of a rectangular field 20

**rods**long and 8**rods**wide ? 5. If thearea of a rectangle is 55 square inches and the base is 11 inches , what is the

altitude ? Е В F C A D In the figure at the right the lines AD and BC , having the

same ...

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How many acres in a field 32

volume of a cube whose height is 11 inches ? 77. Sold a lot of land for $ 450 ,

losing 167 % ; what did the land cost ? 78. How many days from January 25 to

March 4 ...

How many acres in a field 32

**rods**long and 20**rods**wide ? 76. What is thevolume of a cube whose height is 11 inches ? 77. Sold a lot of land for $ 450 ,

losing 167 % ; what did the land cost ? 78. How many days from January 25 to

March 4 ...

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What is the diagonal distance across a park in the form of a rectangle 40

long and 30

the side and end of the park , than if he walks along a diagonal , in going from the

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What is the diagonal distance across a park in the form of a rectangle 40

**rods**long and 30

**rods**wide ? How much farther must a person walk , if he walks alongthe side and end of the park , than if he walks along a diagonal , in going from the

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A boy lives 10

sessions to attend school ? 51. If eggs are worth 18 cents a dozen , what cost 2

dozen and 6 eggs ? 52. What cost a quart of molasses at the rate of 60 cents a

gallon ?

A boy lives 10

**rods**from his school . How far does he walk in a day of twosessions to attend school ? 51. If eggs are worth 18 cents a dozen , what cost 2

dozen and 6 eggs ? 52. What cost a quart of molasses at the rate of 60 cents a

gallon ?

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85. How many pounds of cheese at 12 of a dollar a pound can be bought for of a

dollar ? 86. A boy received $ 8 % for 6 days ' work . How much was that a day ?

87. How many

85. How many pounds of cheese at 12 of a dollar a pound can be bought for of a

dollar ? 86. A boy received $ 8 % for 6 days ' work . How much was that a day ?

87. How many

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Page 123 - Square Measure 144 square inches (sq. in.) = 1 square foot (sq. ft.) 9 square feet = 1 square yard (sq. yd.) 30| square yards — 1 square rod (sq. rd.) 160 square rods = 1 acre (A.) 640 acres = 1 square mile (sq.

Page 103 - A circle is a plane figure bounded by a curved line, called the circumference, every point of which is equally distant from a point within called the center.

Page 123 - SQUARE MEASURE 144 square inches (sq. in.) = 1 square foot (sq. ft.) 9 square feet — 1 square yard (sq.

Page 125 - Thirty days hath September, April. June, and November; All the rest have thirty.one, Save February, which alone Hath twenty.eight; and one day more We add to it one year in four.

Page 125 - Time. 60 seconds (S.) make 1 minute, marked M. 60 minutes, 1 hour, h. 24 hours, 1 day, d. 7 days, . 1 week, w. 4 weeks, 1 month, mo. 13 months, 1 day and 6 hours, 1 Julian year, yr. Thirty days hath September, April, June and November ; February twenty-eight alone, all the rest have thirtyone.

Page 124 - LIQUID MEASURE 4 gills (gi.) = 1 pint (pt.) 2 pints = 1 quart (qt...

Page 141 - If two men start from the same place, and travel in opposite directions, the one traveling at the rate of 3 miles an hour, and the other at the rate of 4 miles an hour, how far apart will they be at the end of 5 hours ? 11.

Page 106 - The surface of a sphere is equal to the product of its diameter by the circumference of a great circle.

Page 114 - If 6 men can do a piece of work in 12 days, how long will it take...

Page 123 - SOLID OR CUBIC MEASURE. 1728 cubic inches (cu. in. ) = 1 cubic foot (cu. ft.). 27 cubic feet = 1 cubic yard (cu. yd.). WOOD MEASURE. 16 cubic feet = 1 cord foot (cd. ft.).