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A girl

for the needles ? 3. A pupil gave 3 cents for a pencil and 2 cents for a top . How

much did he give for both ? 4. Mary

A girl

**paid**4 cents for a ball and 2 cents less for needles . How much did she payfor the needles ? 3. A pupil gave 3 cents for a pencil and 2 cents for a top . How

much did he give for both ? 4. Mary

**paid**5 cents for a bottle of ink and 2 cents ... Page 8

A man

for the hat ? 4. Five dollars was

much was

...

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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12. From A to B is 8 miles , and from A to C is 5 miles farther . How far is it from A

to C ? 13. The cost of a saddle is $ 9 , and the cost of a bridle is $ 2 . What is the

cost of both ? LESSON IV . 1. James

12. From A to B is 8 miles , and from A to C is 5 miles farther . How far is it from A

to C ? 13. The cost of a saddle is $ 9 , and the cost of a bridle is $ 2 . What is the

cost of both ? LESSON IV . 1. James

**paid**$ 11 for a SECOND GRADE . 9. Page 10

James

was the cost of his shoes ? 2. A farmer took 9 bushels of wheat and 3 bushels of

corn to the mill . How many bushels of grain did he take to the mill ? 3. A man ...

James

**paid**$ 11 for a coat , which was $ 2 more than the cost of his shoes . Whatwas the cost of his shoes ? 2. A farmer took 9 bushels of wheat and 3 bushels of

corn to the mill . How many bushels of grain did he take to the mill ? 3. A man ...

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Mr. A.

for the chain ? 3. A man who had 11 feet of wire found that it was 3 feet too short

for his needs . How long a wire did he need ? 4. Henry , who is 14 years of age ...

Mr. A.

**paid**$ 13 for a coat , and $ 2 less for a watch chain . How much did he payfor the chain ? 3. A man who had 11 feet of wire found that it was 3 feet too short

for his needs . How long a wire did he need ? 4. Henry , who is 14 years of age ...

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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?