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A man who had 11

How long a wire did he need ? 4. Henry , who is 14 years ... A strip of paper is 16

inches long and 4 inches

the ...

A man who had 11

**feet**of wire found that it was 3**feet**too short for his needs .How long a wire did he need ? 4. Henry , who is 14 years ... A strip of paper is 16

inches long and 4 inches

**wide**. How much greater is the length of the strip thanthe ...

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How much did he earn the second hour ? 6. The distance from A to B is 13 miles ,

and from A to C is 4 miles farther . How far is it from A to C ? 7. A room is 17

in length , and its width is 4

How much did he earn the second hour ? 6. The distance from A to B is 13 miles ,

and from A to C is 4 miles farther . How far is it from A to C ? 7. A room is 17

**feet**in length , and its width is 4

**feet**less . How**wide**is the room ? 8. A pupil paid 13 ... Page 15

How much was received for both ? 6. The length of a room is 24

width is 5

Harriet is 5 years older . How old is Harriet ? 8. Nettie is 26 years of age , and

George ...

How much was received for both ? 6. The length of a room is 24

**feet**, and itswidth is 5

**feet**less . How**wide**is the room ? 7. Blanche is 21 years of age , andHarriet is 5 years older . How old is Harriet ? 8. Nettie is 26 years of age , and

George ...

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6. There are 20 pupils in a class , of whom are boys . How many boys are there in

the class ? 7. A lot is 21 rods in length , and as much

? 8. A chain 22

6. There are 20 pupils in a class , of whom are boys . How many boys are there in

the class ? 7. A lot is 21 rods in length , and as much

**in width**. How**wide**is the lot? 8. A chain 22

**feet**long was cut into halves . How long was each piece ? 9. Page 111

What is the area of a paper 7 in . long and 5 in . wide ? 3. What is the area of a

door 12 ft . long and 4

. wide ? 5. What is the area of a lot 12 rd . long and 10 rd . wide ? 6. What is the ...

What is the area of a paper 7 in . long and 5 in . wide ? 3. What is the area of a

door 12 ft . long and 4

**ft**.**wide**? 4. What is the area of a floor 6 yd . long and 5 yd. wide ? 5. What is the area of a lot 12 rd . long and 10 rd . wide ? 6. What is the ...

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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?