## Sight Arithmetic |

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... the same provisions last one man ? 9.

men can lay a stone wall in 3 days , how many men must be employed to do the

work in one day ? 2 > 11. If the

... the same provisions last one man ? 9.

**Find**the sum of 39 , 7 , 8 , and 6 . 10. If 5men can lay a stone wall in 3 days , how many men must be employed to do the

work in one day ? 2 > 11. If the

**interest**of $ 1 is 6 cents 24 SIGHT ARITHMETIC . Page 80

What sum of money is on interest ? What sum would gain $ 36 in the same time

at the same rate ? 10. What is the interest of $ 50 for 2 6 months at 8 % ? At 6 % ?

At 4 % ? At 5 % ? 11.

...

What sum of money is on interest ? What sum would gain $ 36 in the same time

at the same rate ? 10. What is the interest of $ 50 for 2 6 months at 8 % ? At 6 % ?

At 4 % ? At 5 % ? 11.

**Find the interest**of $ 1000 for 6 months and 20 days at 6 %...

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The sum of money put at

What is the amount of $ 100 on

What is the ...

years ...

The sum of money put at

**interest**is called the principal . . The amount is the ...What is the amount of $ 100 on

**interest**for 2 years and 6 months , at 6 % ? 2.What is the ...

**Find**the amount of $ 1000 for 6 years and 8 months , at 6 % . For 3years ...

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In other words to

take ido of the sum , that is , we move the decimal point two places to the left .

Thus the interest of $ 25 for 2 months is $ 0.25 . 1. At 6 %

months ...

In other words to

**find the interest**at 6 % of any sum of money for 2 months , wetake ido of the sum , that is , we move the decimal point two places to the left .

Thus the interest of $ 25 for 2 months is $ 0.25 . 1. At 6 %

**find the interest**for 2months ...

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At 6 %

23 . $ 75 . 100 . 325 . 450 . 530 . 842 . 615 . 482 . 510 . 318 . $ 1000 . 1224 . 2435

. 3614 . 4521 . 5210 . 8215 . 123 . 4. At 6 %

At 6 %

**find the interest**for 4 months of $ 875 . 520 . 316 . $ 5 . 8 . 60 . 12 . 18 . 25 .23 . $ 75 . 100 . 325 . 450 . 530 . 842 . 615 . 482 . 510 . 318 . $ 1000 . 1224 . 2435

. 3614 . 4521 . 5210 . 8215 . 123 . 4. At 6 %

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