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

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The forward wheels of a wayyon are 141 feet in circumference , and the hind

wheels 15 feet 9

round than the fiind wheels , in running froin Boston to New - York , it being 248

miles ...

The forward wheels of a wayyon are 141 feet in circumference , and the hind

wheels 15 feet 9

**inches**, how many more times will the forward wheels turnround than the fiind wheels , in running froin Boston to New - York , it being 248

miles ...

Page 80

SUBTRACTION OF DECIMALS . RULE . Place the numbers according to their

value : then sub tract as in whole numbers , and point of the decimals as in

Addition . EXAMPLES . Dollars . 1 . From 125 , 64 Take 95 , 38756

From 14 ...

SUBTRACTION OF DECIMALS . RULE . Place the numbers according to their

value : then sub tract as in whole numbers , and point of the decimals as in

Addition . EXAMPLES . Dollars . 1 . From 125 , 64 Take 95 , 38756

**Inches**. 2 .From 14 ...

Page 85

Ans . , 6625 14 . Reduce Sqro . 211b . Avoirdupois , to the decimal of an cwt . Ans

. , 9575 15 . Reduce s roods , 16 perches to the decimal of an Ans . , 6 C 16 .

Reduce 2 feet 6

5fur .

Ans . , 6625 14 . Reduce Sqro . 211b . Avoirdupois , to the decimal of an cwt . Ans

. , 9575 15 . Reduce s roods , 16 perches to the decimal of an Ans . , 6 C 16 .

Reduce 2 feet 6

**inches**to the decimal of a yard . Ans . , 833333 + 17 . Reduce5fur .

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2 . If a man performs a journey in 5 dave , when the day is 12 hours long , in how

many days will to pertos su ip when the day is but 10 luurs long Ins . 6 days . 3 .

What length of board 77

2 . If a man performs a journey in 5 dave , when the day is 12 hours long , in how

many days will to pertos su ip when the day is but 10 luurs long Ins . 6 days . 3 .

What length of board 77

**inches**wide , will make a m e fast ? Ano . 194 inchen 4 . Page 168

How much in length that is 7

cwt . be carried for the same money ? Ans . 22 miles . 6 . How many yards of

baizé ...

How much in length that is 7

**inches**broad , will make a square foot ? Ans . 20**inches**. 5 . If 25čs . will pay for the carriage of an cwt . 1451 miles ; how far may 6cwt . be carried for the same money ? Ans . 22 miles . 6 . How many yards of

baizé ...

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