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If , with a machine , a man can cut 5 acres of

hours can he cut 45 acres ? 13. If a family consume 4 pounds of meat each day ,

in how many days do they consume 48 pounds ? 14. If a horse can walk 5 miles

an ...

If , with a machine , a man can cut 5 acres of

**grass**each hour , in how manyhours can he cut 45 acres ? 13. If a family consume 4 pounds of meat each day ,

in how many days do they consume 48 pounds ? 14. If a horse can walk 5 miles

an ...

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In how many days can one man mow a field of

days ? 5. In how many days can 3 men paint a house , if one man can paint it in 6

days ? 6. In how many weeks can 4 men build a bridge , if one man can build it in

...

In how many days can one man mow a field of

**grass**, if 2 men can mow it in 4days ? 5. In how many days can 3 men paint a house , if one man can paint it in 6

days ? 6. In how many weeks can 4 men build a bridge , if one man can build it in

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6. If 3 horses consume a certain quantity of oats in 10 days , how many horses

consume an equal amount in 5 days ? 7. How many men can mow a field of

man dig ...

6. If 3 horses consume a certain quantity of oats in 10 days , how many horses

consume an equal amount in 5 days ? 7. How many men can mow a field of

**grass**in 10 days , if 5 men can mow it in 6 days ? 8. In how many days can oneman dig ...

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If 4 men can mow a field of

12 days ? 14. In how many days can 3 men do as much work as 4 men in 9 days

? 15. If 5 hats cost $ 11 , at the same rate how many hats can be bought for ...

If 4 men can mow a field of

**grass**in 24 days , how many men can mow the field in12 days ? 14. In how many days can 3 men do as much work as 4 men in 9 days

? 15. If 5 hats cost $ 11 , at the same rate how many hats can be bought for ...

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If 7 men can mow 49 acres of

working as fast , mow in the same time ? 15. If the paving of 8 feet of street costs $

56 , what is the cost of paving 9 feet ? LESSON IV . 1. How much is the cost of ...

If 7 men can mow 49 acres of

**grass**in one week , how many acres can 8 men ,working as fast , mow in the same time ? 15. If the paving of 8 feet of street costs $

56 , what is the cost of paving 9 feet ? LESSON IV . 1. How much is the cost of ...

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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?