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How much did the postage stamp

and a load of wood two dollars ( $ 2 ) . What was the

milk

sugar ...

How much did the postage stamp

**cost**? 5. A ton of coal**cost**four dollars ( $ 4 ) ,and a load of wood two dollars ( $ 2 ) . What was the

**cost**of both ? 6. A quart ofmilk

**costs**6 cents , and a pound of sugar 2 cents less . What is the**cost**of thesugar ...

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A boy gathered 8 quarts of nuts from one tree and 4 quarts from another . How

many quarts of nuts did he gather from both trees ? 12. From A to B is 8 miles ,

and from A to C is 5 miles farther . How far is it from A to C ? 13. The

saddle ...

A boy gathered 8 quarts of nuts from one tree and 4 quarts from another . How

many quarts of nuts did he gather from both trees ? 12. From A to B is 8 miles ,

and from A to C is 5 miles farther . How far is it from A to C ? 13. The

**cost**of asaddle ...

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James paid $ 11 for a coat , which was $ 2 more than the

was the

corn to the mill . How many bushels of grain did he take to the mill ? 3. A man ...

James paid $ 11 for a coat , which was $ 2 more than the

**cost**of his shoes . Whatwas the

**cost**of his shoes ? 2. A farmer took 9 bushels of wheat and 3 bushels ofcorn to the mill . How many bushels of grain did he take to the mill ? 3. A man ...

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A suit of boy's clothes

a hunter shot 15 ducks in the forenoon , and 3 less in the afternoon , how many

did he shoot in the afternoon ? 13. A man who had traveled 12 miles found that ...

A suit of boy's clothes

**cost**$ 3 more than $ 12. How much did the suit**cost**? 12. Ifa hunter shot 15 ducks in the forenoon , and 3 less in the afternoon , how many

did he shoot in the afternoon ? 13. A man who had traveled 12 miles found that ...

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A man paid $ 15 for a watch , which was $ 2 more than the

much did the chain

older . How old is Margaret ? 5. Albert earned 16 cents in one hour , and 3 cents

...

A man paid $ 15 for a watch , which was $ 2 more than the

**cost**of his chain . Howmuch did the chain

**cost**? 4. Kate is 13 years of age , and Margaret is 3 yearsolder . How old is Margaret ? 5. Albert earned 16 cents in one hour , and 3 cents

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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?