## Sight Arithmetic |

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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

21.

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.

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Charles studies arithmetic 13 hours a day , geography 1ị hours , spelling is of an

hour . How many hours a day does he devote to these studies ? 20. What is the

sum of 1 , s , and in ? 21. The first of 3 piles of wood contains 6

...

Charles studies arithmetic 13 hours a day , geography 1ị hours , spelling is of an

hour . How many hours a day does he devote to these studies ? 20. What is the

sum of 1 , s , and in ? 21. The first of 3 piles of wood contains 6

**cords**, the second...

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If 7

will 7 barrels of flour cost if 3 barrels cost $ 18 ? 6. If 0.75 of a ship cost $ 6000 ,

what will 0.625 of it cost ? 7. If the interest of $ 100 for a given time is $ 12 , what ...

If 7

**cords**of wood cost $ 35 how many**cords**may be bought with $ 85 ? 5. Whatwill 7 barrels of flour cost if 3 barrels cost $ 18 ? 6. If 0.75 of a ship cost $ 6000 ,

what will 0.625 of it cost ? 7. If the interest of $ 100 for a given time is $ 12 , what ...

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... feet long , 12 feet wide , and 10 feet high ? 6. How many

there in a pile 24 feet long , 4 feet wide , and 8 feet high ? How many 7. A

wood is 8 feet long , 104 SIGIT ARITHMETIC . CHAPTER LXIV VOLUMES 104-

107.

... feet long , 12 feet wide , and 10 feet high ? 6. How many

**cords**of wood arethere in a pile 24 feet long , 4 feet wide , and 8 feet high ? How many 7. A

**cord**ofwood is 8 feet long , 104 SIGIT ARITHMETIC . CHAPTER LXIV VOLUMES 104-

107.

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A

are there in a

by 4 feet ? 8. How deep is the excavation for a cubical vat to contain 64 cubic ...

A

**cord**of wood is 8 feet long , 4 feet wide , and 4 feet high . How many cubic feetare there in a

**cord**? How many square feet in the surface of a pile of wood 8 by 4by 4 feet ? 8. How deep is the excavation for a cubical vat to contain 64 cubic ...

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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.

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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.).