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... 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. A farmer

ARITHMETIC .

... 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. A farmer

**obtained**30 pounds of 26 ORALARITHMETIC .

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A farmer

pounds of wool from each sheep . How many sheep had he ? 2. At 5 cents each ,

how many lead pencils can be bought for 30 cents ? 3. At the rate of 4 cents ...

A farmer

**obtained**30 pounds of wool from his sheep , which was an average of 3pounds of wool from each sheep . How many sheep had he ? 2. At 5 cents each ,

how many lead pencils can be bought for 30 cents ? 3. At the rate of 4 cents ...

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If 56 turkeys are worth $ 96 , at the same rate , how much are 7 turkeys worth ? 14

. What is the cost of 12 neckties , if , at the same rate , 84 neckties cost $ 35 ? 15.

How can the cost of 72 cords of wood be

If 56 turkeys are worth $ 96 , at the same rate , how much are 7 turkeys worth ? 14

. What is the cost of 12 neckties , if , at the same rate , 84 neckties cost $ 35 ? 15.

How can the cost of 72 cords of wood be

**obtained**from the cost of 12 cords ? Page 89

How can the cost of 2 house lots be

having the same value ? 2. If the value of 9 acres of land is known , how can the

cost of 4 of the acres be found ? 3. How can the amount of work done by 5 men ...

How can the cost of 2 house lots be

**obtained**from the cost of 12 house lots , eachhaving the same value ? 2. If the value of 9 acres of land is known , how can the

cost of 4 of the acres be found ? 3. How can the amount of work done by 5 men ...

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How is the value of į of a quantity

is

counting the value of each part . LESSON XXXVIII . 1. 1 equals how many halves

?

How is the value of į of a quantity

**obtained**? Note . — The value of į of a quantityis

**obtained**by dividing the quantity into two equal parts , and measuring orcounting the value of each part . LESSON XXXVIII . 1. 1 equals how many halves

?

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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?