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A ton of coal cost

was the cost of both ? 6. A quart of milk costs 6 cents , and a pound of sugar 2

cents less . What is the cost of the sugar ? 7. A man traveled 5 miles by rail and 2

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A ton of coal cost

**four**dollars ( $ 4 ) , and a load of wood two dollars ( $ 2 ) . Whatwas the cost of both ? 6. A quart of milk costs 6 cents , and a pound of sugar 2

cents less . What is the cost of the sugar ? 7. A man traveled 5 miles by rail and 2

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13. If in one week 3 boys , each earning the same amount , can earn $ 30 , how

much does each boy earn ? 14. What is the cost of one paper of needles , if 5

papers cost 30 cents ? 15.

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13. If in one week 3 boys , each earning the same amount , can earn $ 30 , how

much does each boy earn ? 14. What is the cost of one paper of needles , if 5

papers cost 30 cents ? 15.

**Four**boys shared equally a melon which cost 32 cents.

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If a dealer sells 2 carriages each day , in how many days will he sell 40 carriages

? 9.

a man can dig 5 bushels of potatoes each hour , in how many hours can he dig ...

If a dealer sells 2 carriages each day , in how many days will he sell 40 carriages

? 9.

**Four**pecks equal one bushel . How many bushels do 40 pecks equal ? 10. Ifa man can dig 5 bushels of potatoes each hour , in how many hours can he dig ...

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cost $ 6 , what is the cost of 2 copies ? SUGGESTION . — Two books are 1 of 4

books , and cost į as much . 3. If 3 apples cost 5 cents , at the same rate what do 6

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**Four**yards are twice 2 yards , and cost twice as much . 2. If 4 copies of a bookcost $ 6 , what is the cost of 2 copies ? SUGGESTION . — Two books are 1 of 4

books , and cost į as much . 3. If 3 apples cost 5 cents , at the same rate what do 6

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How many lemons are

six books ? 5. How many pages are six times six pages ? 6. How many words are

seven times six words ? 7. How many letters are eight times six letters ? 8.

How many lemons are

**four**times six lemons ? 4. How many books are five timessix books ? 5. How many pages are six times six pages ? 6. How many words are

seven times six words ? 7. How many letters are eight times six letters ? 8.

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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?