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Mary Wilson is 17 years old to - day . How old was she 3 years ago ? 14. A boy

traveled 14 miles , and had 4 miles yet to travel . How many miles was his whole

journey ? 15. From a cask of wine containing 18

Mary Wilson is 17 years old to - day . How old was she 3 years ago ? 14. A boy

traveled 14 miles , and had 4 miles yet to travel . How many miles was his whole

journey ? 15. From a cask of wine containing 18

**gallons**, 4**gallons**leaked out . Page 15

How many were left alive ? 13. A man has 28 bushels of wheat , which is 5

bushels less than his stock of corn . How much corn has he ? 14. From a barrel

containing 31

remained ...

How many were left alive ? 13. A man has 28 bushels of wheat , which is 5

bushels less than his stock of corn . How much corn has he ? 14. From a barrel

containing 31

**gallons**of molasses , 5**gallons**leaked out . How many**gallons**remained ...

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does the thread cost ? 3. A girl gathered 6 quarts of nuts , and a boy } as many .

How many quarts did the boy gather ? 4. A man walked 8 miles , and his son { as

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**gallon**of oil costs 6 cents , and a spool of thread costs į as much . How muchdoes the thread cost ? 3. A girl gathered 6 quarts of nuts , and a boy } as many .

How many quarts did the boy gather ? 4. A man walked 8 miles , and his son { as

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There are 4 quarts in one

At $ 2 a yard , how many yards of velvet can be bought for $ 30 ? 16. There are 3

feet in one yard . How many yards are there in 27 feet ? LESSON XXI . 1.

There are 4 quarts in one

**gallon**. How many**gallons**are there in 28 quarts ? 15.At $ 2 a yard , how many yards of velvet can be bought for $ 30 ? 16. There are 3

feet in one yard . How many yards are there in 27 feet ? LESSON XXI . 1.

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A chain is 5 yards long . How long is of the chain ? of it ? 4. A wire 5 feet in length

is cut into fifths . How long is of the wire ? of it ? 5. There are 6 working days in ...

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**gallon**equals 4 quarts . How many quarts in 1 of a**gallon**? In of a**gallon**? 3.A chain is 5 yards long . How long is of the chain ? of it ? 4. A wire 5 feet in length

is cut into fifths . How long is of the wire ? of it ? 5. There are 6 working days in ...

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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?