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CASE III. To reduce the currency of South-Carolina and Georgia,

to Federal Money. Rule.--Multiply the given sum by 30, and divide the product by 7, the quotient will be the dollars, cents, &c.*

EXAMPLES.

1. Reduce 1001. South-Carolina and Georgia currency, federal

money.

1001. x 305 000; 30007= $428,5714 Ans. 2. Reduce 541. 16s

d. Georgia currency, to federal noney.

54,8406 decimal expression.

30

7)1645,2180

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Ans. 235,0311

ANSWERS. L d.

$ cts. in 3. Reduce 94 14 8 to federal money, 405 99 8+ 4. Reduce 19 17 61

85 18 7+ 5. Reduce 417 14 6

1790 25 -0. Reduce 140 10 0

602 14 2+ 7. Reduce 160 0 0

685 71 4 8. Reduce 0 11 6

2 46 4+ 9. Reduce 41 17 9

179 51 4,1%

CASE IV. • fo reduce the currency of Canada and Nova Scotia to

Federal Money. RULE.--Multiply the given sum by 4, the product will be dollars.

Note.-Five shillings of this currency are equal to a du.lar; consequently 4 dollars make one pound. 1. Reduce 1251. Canada and Nova-Scotia currency, to

125

4

EXAMPLES.

bederal money.

Ans. $500 48. 8d. or 56d. to the dollar=of a pound ; sherefore *x 307.

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2. Reduce 551. 10s. 6d. Nova-Scotia currency, lo dollars

55,525 decimal value.

$ cts. Ans. $222, 100=222 10 3. Reduce 2411. 18. Id. to federal money, 4. Reduce 58 13 61 5. Reduce 528 17 8 6. Reduce 1 2 6 7. Reduce 224 19 0 8. Reduce 0 13 111

ANSWERS $967 78

234 70 2115 53

4 50 899 80

2 79

REDUCTION OF COIN. Rules for reducing the Federal Money to the currencies

of the several United States. To reduce Federal Money to the currency

of
New-England,
Virginia,

RULE.-Multiply the given sum by ,3, and the 1. Kentucky, and

product will be pounds, and decimals of . Tennessee.

pound. New-York, and

Bule.-Multiply the given sum by ,4, and the 2. North Carolina.

product will be pounds, and decimals of 5

pound. Nero-Jersey, Pennsylvania,

Rule.-Multiply the given sum by ,,), and dia 3.

vide the product by 8, and the quotient w.. Delaware, and Maryland.

bo pounds, and decimals of a pound. South-Carolina,

RULE.-Multiply the given sum bj. ,7 and and

divide by 3, the quotient will be the Georgia.

answer in pounds, and decimals of a

pound. Examples in the foregoing Rules. 1. Reduce $152, 60 cts. to New England currency.

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£45, 780 Ans.=£45 15s. 7,2d.

20 But the value of any decimal of

a pound, may be found by inspec15, 600 tion. Soe Problem II. page 81.

12

7, 200

2. In $196, how many pounds, N. England currency?

£58,8 Ans. I£58 16 3. Reduce $629 into New-York, &c. currency.

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£251,6 Ans.=£251 12 4. Bring $110, 51 cts. 1 m. into New-Jersey, &c. currency. $110,511

,3 Double 4 makes 8s. Then 39 farthings 8)331,53: are 9d. 3qrs. See Problem II. page 81.

£41,441 Ans.=£41 8s. 9 d. by Inspection. 5. Bring $65, 36 cts. into South-Carolina, &c. currency.

3),45, 752
£15,250=£15 5s. Ans.

ANSWERS. $ cts.

£ d. 6. Reduce 425,07 to N. E. &c. currency. 127 10 5 + 7. Reduce 36,11 to N. Y. &c. currency. 14 8 10;+ 8. Reduce 315,44 to N. J. &c. currency. 118 5 91+ 9. Reduce 690,45 to S. C.

&c.
currency.

161 2 1,2

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To reduce Federal Money to Canada and Nova-Scotia currency. Rule.--Divide the dollars, &c. by 4, the quotient will be pounds, and decimals of a pound.

EXAMPLES. 1. Reduce $741 into Canada and Nova-Scotia currency.

$ cts. 4)741,00

£185,25=£185 5s. 2 Bring $311, 75 cts. into Nova-Scotia currency.

$ cts. 4)311,750

£77,9375=£77 18s. 9d. * Bring $2907, 56 cts. into Nova Scotia currency.

Ans. £726 17s. 9 d. Reduce $2114, 50 cts. into Canada currency.

Ans. £538 12s. 60.

RULES for reducing the Currencies of the several United States,

Canada, Nova Scotia, and Sterling, to the par of all the others.

See the given currency in the left hand column, and then cast your eye to the right hand, till you come under the required currency, and you Tvill have the rule.

New-Eng- New Jersey,
land, Vir- Pennsylva- New York, South-Ca- Canada,
ginia, Ken-nia, Dela- and North-rolina, and and
tucky, and ware, and Carolina. Gcorgia. Nova Scotia
Tennessee. | Maryland.

Sterling

New-Eng.
land,
ginia, ken-
tucky, and
Tennessce.

Add
one

Add one Multiply the Multiply the Deduct one fourth to the third to the given sum given sum fourth from given sum. given sum. by 7, and di- by 5, and di- the given

vide the provide the pro- sum. duct by 9. duct by 6.

Ncrlersen, Deduct one Pennsylva-fifth from nia, Dela-the given toare, and sum. Maryland.

Add onc Multiply the Deduct one Multiply the fifteenth to given

sumthird

from given SPUR the given by 28, and the given by 3, and di sum. divide

vide the pe i product by

duct by 1.

the sum.

45.

Deduct one Deduct one New York, fourth from sixteenth and North-the New- from the N. Carolina. York, &c.

York.

Multiply thc Multiply the Multiply the
given sun given sum given
by 7, and di- by 5, and di- by 9, and di
vide the provide the provide the gro
duct by 12. duct by & duct by 16.

Multiply the Multiply thc Multiply the South-Ca-Igiven sum given sum given sum rolina, and by 9, and di- by 45, and by 12, and Georgia vide the pro-divide the divide the duct by 7. product by product by7.

128.

Multiply the From the
given sum given sum
by 15, and deduet ong
divide the twenty-
product by cighth.
14.

Add one

Add one Multiply the Deduct one Canada, fifth to the half to the given sum fifteenth

and Canada,&c. Canada by 8, and di- from the giNova Scotia

sum.

vide the proven sum. duct by 5.

Deduct ons tenth from the

given sum.

Iglish

To the En- Multiply the Multiply thc To the Eng

Add one sum English mo-English sum lish money ninth to the Sterling. add one ney by 5,and by 16, and add one given sum. third.

divide the divide the twenty-80-
product by3. product by9. /venth.

Application of the Rules contained in the foregoing Table.

EXAMPLES. 1. Reduce 461. 10s. 6d. of the currency of New-Hampshire, into that of New Jersey, Pennsylvania, &c.

£. $. d. See the rule 4)46 10 6 in the table.

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Ans. £ 58 3 1} 2. Reduce 251. 13s. 9d. Connecticut currency, to NewYork currency

£. d.

3)25 13 9 By the table, +1, &c. +8 11 3

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Ans. £34 50 3. Reduce 1251. 10s. 4d. New-York, &c. currency, to south-Carolina currency.

'£. S. d. Rule by the table, 125 10 4 x7, -by 12, &c.

7 12)878 12 4

Ans. £73 4.41 4. Reduce 461. Ils. 8d. New-York and N. Carolina curtency to sterling or English money. £. S. d.

46 11 8

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See the table. 16=4X4)419 50
X given sum by

4)104 16 3
9,=by 16,&c.

Ans. £26 4 0f To reduce any of the different currencies of the several States into each other, at par; you may consult the preceding table, which will give you the rules.

MORE EXAMPLES FOR EXERCISE. 5. Reduce 841. 10s. 8d. New Hampshire, &c. currency into New Jersey currency.

Ans. £105 13s, 4d. 6. Reduce 1201. 8s. 3d. Connecticut currency, into New York currency.

Ans. £160 11s. Od.

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