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A man paid $ 9 for a pair of shoes , and $ 4 less for a

for the

much was paid for both ? 5. One man bought 10 pounds of tea , and another man

...

A man paid $ 9 for a pair of shoes , and $ 4 less for a

**hat**. How much did he payfor the

**hat**? 4. Five dollars was paid for a vest , and $ 5 for a boy's sled . Howmuch was paid for both ? 5. One man bought 10 pounds of tea , and another man

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... was sold for 5 cents more than the cost . How much was received for it ? 7. To

one man were sold 14 boxes of tea , and to another 5 boxes less . How many

boxes were sold to the latter ? 8. A lady paid $ 10 for a shawl , and $ 2 for a

... was sold for 5 cents more than the cost . How much was received for it ? 7. To

one man were sold 14 boxes of tea , and to another 5 boxes less . How many

boxes were sold to the latter ? 8. A lady paid $ 10 for a shawl , and $ 2 for a

**hat**. Page 19

Mr. B. paid $ 15 for an overcoat , and į as much for a

for the

age of Charles ? 15. There are 16 ounces in one pound . How many ounces are

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Mr. B. paid $ 15 for an overcoat , and į as much for a

**hat**. How much did he payfor the

**hat**? 14. James is 15 years of age , and Charles is š as old . What is theage of Charles ? 15. There are 16 ounces in one pound . How many ounces are

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A man paid $ 15 for

car fare for herself and friends . If the fare for each person was 5 cents , how

many persons were paid for ? 15. At 10 cents a box , how many boxes of berries

can ...

A man paid $ 15 for

**hats**at $ 3 each .**hats**did he buy ? 14. A lady paid 15 centscar fare for herself and friends . If the fare for each person was 5 cents , how

many persons were paid for ? 15. At 10 cents a box , how many boxes of berries

can ...

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If 2

papers of pins cost 10 cents , how much , at the same rate , do 3 papers of pins

cost ? 6. What is the cost of 2 gold pens , if 6 gold pens cost $ 9 ? 7. If 8 chairs

cost ...

If 2

**hats**are worth $ 5 , how much , at the same rate , are 6**hats**worth ? 5. If 6papers of pins cost 10 cents , how much , at the same rate , do 3 papers of pins

cost ? 6. What is the cost of 2 gold pens , if 6 gold pens cost $ 9 ? 7. If 8 chairs

cost ...

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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.

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