## Daboll's Schoolmaster's Assistant: Improved and Enlarged, Being a Plain Practical System of Arithmetick, Adapted to the United States |

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15 tis . a cwt und sold it again at 4 ets . a pound ; what was the whole

$ 4 , 872ts . 5m . 3. Bought 11 cwt . of sugar , at 6 d . per Ib . bit could not sell it

again for any more than 21. 16s por cwt did I

List ...

15 tis . a cwt und sold it again at 4 ets . a pound ; what was the whole

**gain**? Ins .$ 4 , 872ts . 5m . 3. Bought 11 cwt . of sugar , at 6 d . per Ib . bit could not sell it

again for any more than 21. 16s por cwt did I

**gain**or lose by my bargaio ? Ans .List ...

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Bought a hhd . of molasses containing 119 gallons , at 52 cents per gallon ; paid

for carting the same i dollar 25 cents , and by accident 9 gallons leaked out ; at

what rate must I sell the remainder per gallon , to

Bought a hhd . of molasses containing 119 gallons , at 52 cents per gallon ; paid

for carting the same i dollar 25 cents , and by accident 9 gallons leaked out ; at

what rate must I sell the remainder per gallon , to

**gain**13 dol . lars in the whole ? Page 142

When goods are bought or sold on credit you must calculate ( by discount ) the

present worth of their price , in order to find your true

EXAMPLES . 1. Bought 164 yards of broadcloth , at 14s . 6d . per yd . ready

money , and ...

When goods are bought or sold on credit you must calculate ( by discount ) the

present worth of their price , in order to find your true

**gain**or loss , & c .EXAMPLES . 1. Bought 164 yards of broadcloth , at 14s . 6d . per yd . ready

money , and ...

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50cts . how must it be sold per lb. to

Bought 90 gallons of wine at 1 dol . 20 cts . per . gall but by accident 10 gallons

leaked out , at what rate must I sell the remainder per gallon to

whole ...

50cts . how must it be sold per lb. to

**gain**30 per cent . ? Ans . 12cts.8m . 6.Bought 90 gallons of wine at 1 dol . 20 cts . per . gall but by accident 10 gallons

leaked out , at what rate must I sell the remainder per gallon to

**gain**upon thewhole ...

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Improved and Enlarged, Being a Plain Practical System of Arithmetick, Adapted

to the United States Nathan Daboll. EXAMPLES . S. 1. If I sell cloth at Is . per yd .

and thereby

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Improved and Enlarged, Being a Plain Practical System of Arithmetick, Adapted

to the United States Nathan Daboll. EXAMPLES . S. 1. If I sell cloth at Is . per yd .

and thereby

**gain**15 per cent . what shall I**gain**per cent . if I sell it ag 6s . per yard...

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