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A book cost

A lady paid $ 16 for a shawl , and $ 5 more for a dress . What was the cost of the

dress ? 12. A railroad train consisted of 21 cars . If 5 cars were detached , how ...

A book cost

**20 cents**, and a slate 4 cents less . How much did the slate cost ? 11.A lady paid $ 16 for a shawl , and $ 5 more for a dress . What was the cost of the

dress ? 12. A railroad train consisted of 21 cars . If 5 cars were detached , how ...

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A man paid $

he pay for the overcoat ? 2. ... How much did he earn in June ? 8. If a pound of

cheese costs 18

A man paid $

**20**for a suit of clothes , and $ 3 less for an overcoat . How much didhe pay for the overcoat ? 2. ... How much did he earn in June ? 8. If a pound of

cheese costs 18

**cents**, and a bar of soap 3**cents**, what is the cost of both ? 9. Page 18

At 10

miles ... One pound of cheese costs 12

one sideboard is $

...

At 10

**cents**an hour , how much can a boy earn in 4 hours ? 6 . A man traveled 8miles ... One pound of cheese costs 12

**cents**. How much are 4 ... If the cost ofone sideboard is $

**20**, how much are 4 such sideboards worth ? 16. If a man can...

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If

? 4. If 5 horses consume 20 quarts of oats at one feed , how many quarts on an

average does each horse consume ? 5. What is the cost of one quart of oil , if 3 ...

If

**20 cents**is the cost of 4 lemons , at the same rate what is the cost of one lemon? 4. If 5 horses consume 20 quarts of oats at one feed , how many quarts on an

average does each horse consume ? 5. What is the cost of one quart of oil , if 3 ...

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Mr. A. bought a piece of land containing

acres did he sell ? 2. A man paid $

How much did he ... A boy earned 32

the ...

Mr. A. bought a piece of land containing

**20**acres , and sold of it . How manyacres did he sell ? 2. A man paid $

**20**for a suit , and as much for an overcoat .How much did he ... A boy earned 32

**cents**, and spent of it for a book . What wasthe ...

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Page 32 - If 5 men can do a piece of work in 12 days, in how many days can 3 men do twice as much work?

Page 51 - If 4 men can do a piece of work in 7 days, how long will it take one man to do it 1 LESSON XIV.

Page 35 - If 8 men can do a piece of work in 5 days, how many men can do it in 1 day ? 34.

Page 116 - A pile of wood 8 feet long, 4 feet wide, and 4 feet high, contains 1 cord; and a cord foot is 1 foot in length of such a pile.

Page 116 - A cord of wood is 8 feet long, 4 feet wide and 4 feet tush. DRY MEASURE 2 pints = 1 quart. 1 bushel* = 1 box. 8 quarts = 1 peck. 3 boxes

Page 116 - ... to the bushel, how many cubic inches in a bin that holds 16 bu. ? 16. Allowing 67£ cu. in. to the dry quart, how many cubic inches in a peck ? How many cubic inches in a pint ? 17. Allowing 2150^ cu. in. to the bushel, how many cubic feet in a bin that holds 3456 bu. ? 19. Allowing 1^ cu. ft. to a bushel, how many bushels of wheat can be put into a bin that will hold 900 cu. ft. ? 20. A dry quart contains 67£ cu. in. How many quarts in a measure containing 336 cu. in. ? 21. A railway train...

Page 110 - FIGURE 1 1. What is a square inch? A square foot? A square yard? A square mile? A square rod? 2. If a rectangle is made up of 5 rows of 10 square units each, what is its area?

Page 31 - If 7 men can do a piece of work in 4 days, in what time can it be done, if 3 of the men leave when the work is half completed?

Page 18 - John is 12 years old and his father is 5 times as old. How old is his father ? 54.

Page 26 - At 20 ct. a dozen, how many dozen eggs can be bought for $1.20? 7. At $5 a barrel, how many barrels of flour can be bought for $625? 8. At $6 a hundred, how many pounds of meat can be bought for $636?