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How much did it cost him ? 6. A book which cost 9 cents was sold for 5 cents

more than the cost . How much was received for it ? 7. To one man were sold 14

latter ?

How much did it cost him ? 6. A book which cost 9 cents was sold for 5 cents

more than the cost . How much was received for it ? 7. To one man were sold 14

**boxes**of tea , and to another 5**boxes**less . How many**boxes**were sold to thelatter ?

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12. If a laborer receives $ 12 each week , how much does he receive in 5 weeks

? 13. A fariner bought 2 cows at $ 20 each . How much did he pay for them ? 14.

A dealer sold 3 ice

12. If a laborer receives $ 12 each week , how much does he receive in 5 weeks

? 13. A fariner bought 2 cows at $ 20 each . How much did he pay for them ? 14.

A dealer sold 3 ice

**boxes**at $ 20 each . How much did he receive for them ? 15. Page 25

14. A lady paid 15 cents car fare for herself and friends . If the fare for each

person was 5 cents , how many persons were paid for ? 15. At 10 cents a

how many

cents ?

14. A lady paid 15 cents car fare for herself and friends . If the fare for each

person was 5 cents , how many persons were paid for ? 15. At 10 cents a

**box**,how many

**boxes**of berries can be bought for 50 cents ? For 70 cents ? For 90cents ?

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Of 9 tons ? SUGGESTION . — The cost of 3 tons is three times $ 6 . 2. When

oranges are selling at $ 6 a

For 12

weeks ?

Of 9 tons ? SUGGESTION . — The cost of 3 tons is three times $ 6 . 2. When

oranges are selling at $ 6 a

**box**, what must be paid for 4**boxes**? For 8**boxes**?For 12

**boxes**? 3. If a boy can earn $ 6 a week , how much can he earn in 11weeks ?

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If 3

, how much do į of 18 sheep cost ? 7. At $ 3 each , how much do ã of 24 clocks

cost ? 8. How much do 3 dozen lemons cost , at the rate of 6 lemons for 10 cents

?

If 3

**boxes**of berries cost 25 cents , what is the cost of 12**boxes**? 6. At $ 6 a head, how much do į of 18 sheep cost ? 7. At $ 3 each , how much do ã of 24 clocks

cost ? 8. How much do 3 dozen lemons cost , at the rate of 6 lemons for 10 cents

?

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12 cents 20 cents acres of land amount apples barrels of flour bill bought boxes build bushels centals cents chairs consume cord feet cords of wood corn cost cube cubic feet cubic yard dimes distance dollars dozen earn eggs Eleven equal farmer feet high feet long feet wide field five foot four gained gallons gathered grass greater or less hats head hogshead horses hundred inches interest lemons length less eight less nine less seven less six LESSON man's marbles miles mills months oats obtained oranges orchard paid pair of shoes pecks pencils piece pints pounds quantity quarts receive relation rows sell sheep sold square feet square yards SUGGESTION Take tons of coal trees twelfths Twelve walk wall weeks wide worth

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