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worth $ 4 . How much are they both worth ? 11. Mr. A. has built a house of 10

rooms , and Mr. B. one of 4 rooms less . How many rooms are there in Mr. B.'s

house ?

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**wide**is the field ? 10. A barrel of apples is worth $ 6 , and a barrel of flourworth $ 4 . How much are they both worth ? 11. Mr. A. has built a house of 10

rooms , and Mr. B. one of 4 rooms less . How many rooms are there in Mr. B.'s

house ?

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... and 3 less in the afternoon , how many did he shoot in the afternoon ? 13. A

man who had traveled 12 miles found that he had 4 miles more to go . What was

the length of his journey ? 14. A strip of paper is 16 inches long and 4 inches

... and 3 less in the afternoon , how many did he shoot in the afternoon ? 13. A

man who had traveled 12 miles found that he had 4 miles more to go . What was

the length of his journey ? 14. A strip of paper is 16 inches long and 4 inches

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a book . What was ... A room is 16 feet

height . How high is the room ? 12. Mr. B. traveled 14 miles by rail , and 3 miles ...

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**wide**is the room ? 8. A pupil paid 13 cents for a slate , and 5 cents more fora book . What was ... A room is 16 feet

**wide**, and its width is 2 feet more than itsheight . How high is the room ? 12. Mr. B. traveled 14 miles by rail , and 3 miles ...

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older . How old is Harriet ? 8. Nettie is 26 years of age , and George is 4 years

younger . How old is George ? 9. Fred picked 23 quarts of strawberries , and

Frank ...

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**wide**is the room ? 7. Blanche is 21 years of age , and Harriet is 5 yearsolder . How old is Harriet ? 8. Nettie is 26 years of age , and George is 4 years

younger . How old is George ? 9. Fred picked 23 quarts of strawberries , and

Frank ...

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6. There are 20 pupils in a class , of whom are boys . How many boys are there in

the class ? 7. A lot is 21 rods in length , and as much in width . How

? 8. A chain 22 feet long was cut into halves . How long was each piece ? 9.

6. There are 20 pupils in a class , of whom are boys . How many boys are there in

the class ? 7. A lot is 21 rods in length , and as much in width . How

**wide**is the lot? 8. A chain 22 feet long was cut into halves . How long was each piece ? 9.

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