## Sight Arithmetic |

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The cloth for a coat cost 7 dollars , and the price for making and trimming was 8

dollars . How much does a

From 50 take the sum of 34 and 8 . 18. A man owed 50 dollars , and paid 45

dollars .

The cloth for a coat cost 7 dollars , and the price for making and trimming was 8

dollars . How much does a

**dealer**gain if he sells the coat for 20 dollars ? 17.From 50 take the sum of 34 and 8 . 18. A man owed 50 dollars , and paid 45

dollars .

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... many days can 6 men do the same piece of work ? 8. Mary having 65 cents

bought a dozen pencils and had 5 cents left . What did she pay for each pencil ?

9. A

.

... many days can 6 men do the same piece of work ? 8. Mary having 65 cents

bought a dozen pencils and had 5 cents left . What did she pay for each pencil ?

9. A

**dealer**bought oranges at 25 cents a dozen , and sold them at 3 cents apiece.

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A man paid $ 30 for a suit of clothes , and $ 18.75 for an overcoat . What did both

cost ? 2. At $ 0.30 a pound , what will 3 pounds of butter cost ? 5 pounds ? 7 5

pounds ? 7 pounds ? 3. A

.

A man paid $ 30 for a suit of clothes , and $ 18.75 for an overcoat . What did both

cost ? 2. At $ 0.30 a pound , what will 3 pounds of butter cost ? 5 pounds ? 7 5

pounds ? 7 pounds ? 3. A

**dealer**bought goods for $ 375 and sold them for $ 500.

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A

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 ...

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 ...

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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

buy for $ 87 ? 24. If a sewing - machine cost $ 35 , what is the price of 3 machines

?

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

?

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