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he spend for both ? 2. A girl paid 4 cents for a ball and 2 cents less for needles .

How much did she pay for the needles ? 3. A pupil gave 3 cents for a pencil and ...

**LESSON**1 . 1. A boy spent 2 cents for paper and 2 cents for pens . How much didhe spend for both ? 2. A girl paid 4 cents for a ball and 2 cents less for needles .

How much did she pay for the needles ? 3. A pupil gave 3 cents for a pencil and ...

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less . How much did the boy earn ? 2. A farmer has one field of 5 acres , and

another field of How many acres are there in both fields ? 3. A man paid $ 9 for a

pair ...

**LESSON**II . acres . 1. A man earned $ 8 , and a boy in the same time earned $ 4less . How much did the boy earn ? 2. A farmer has one field of 5 acres , and

another field of How many acres are there in both fields ? 3. A man paid $ 9 for a

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many pounds of coffee and tea did she buy ? 2. Lucy gathered 10 quarts of

cherries , which was 3 quarts more than Hannah gathered . How many quarts did

Hannah ...

**LESSON**III . 1. Mrs. C. bought 7 pounds of coffee and 3 pounds of tea . Howmany pounds of coffee and tea did she buy ? 2. Lucy gathered 10 quarts of

cherries , which was 3 quarts more than Hannah gathered . How many quarts did

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his shoes . What was the cost of his shoes ? 2. A farmer took 9 bushels of wheat

and 3 bushels of corn to the mill . How many bushels of grain did he take to the ...

**LESSON**IV . 1. James paid $ 11 for a coat , which was $ 2 more than the cost ofhis shoes . What was the cost of his shoes ? 2. A farmer took 9 bushels of wheat

and 3 bushels of corn to the mill . How many bushels of grain did he take to the ...

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another . How inany quarts did he sell ? 2. Mr. A. paid $ 13 for a coat , and $ 2

less for a watch chain . How much did he pay for the chain ? 3. A man who had

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**LESSON**V. 1. A fruit dealer sold 11 quarts of nuts at one time , and 2 quarts atanother . How inany quarts did he sell ? 2. Mr. A. paid $ 13 for a coat , and $ 2

less for a watch chain . How much did he pay for the chain ? 3. A man who had

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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?