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

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A captain , mate and 20 seamen , took a prize worth 3501 dols . of which the

captain takes 11

as ...

A captain , mate and 20 seamen , took a prize worth 3501 dols . of which the

captain takes 11

**shares**, and the mate 5 ... A's**share**. 9. Three persons are to**share**600t . A is to have a certain sum , B as much again as A , and C three timesas ...

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Two merchants traded in company ; A put in 215 dols . for 6 months , and B 390

dols . for 9 months , but by misfortune they lose 200 dols . ; how must they

the loss ? Ans . A's loss 853 , 75cts . B's $ 146 , 25cts . 3. Three persons had ...

Two merchants traded in company ; A put in 215 dols . for 6 months , and B 390

dols . for 9 months , but by misfortune they lose 200 dols . ; how must they

**share**the loss ? Ans . A's loss 853 , 75cts . B's $ 146 , 25cts . 3. Three persons had ...

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... sells g of his

a ship be worth of her cargo , valued at B vool . what is the whole slip and cargo

worth ? Ans . £ 10031 14s . 112'd . Ans . £ 6 INVERSE PROPORTION . RULE .

... sells g of his

**share**for 3121. ; what is the whole vessel worth : Ans . 6780 7. If ofa ship be worth of her cargo , valued at B vool . what is the whole slip and cargo

worth ? Ans . £ 10031 14s . 112'd . Ans . £ 6 INVERSE PROPORTION . RULE .

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A , B and C , joined their stock and gained 360 dols . of whichi A took up a certain

sum , B took 3 times as much as A , and C took up as inuch as A and B both ;

what

Delivered ...

A , B and C , joined their stock and gained 360 dols . of whichi A took up a certain

sum , B took 3 times as much as A , and C took up as inuch as A and B both ;

what

**share**of the gain had each ? Ins . A $ 40 , B 8140 , and C $ 180 . 5.Delivered ...

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A purse of 100 dollars is to be divided among 4 men , A , B , C and I ) , so that B

may have 4 dollars niore than A , and C 8 dollars more than B , and D twice as

many as C ; what is each one's

A purse of 100 dollars is to be divided among 4 men , A , B , C and I ) , so that B

may have 4 dollars niore than A , and C 8 dollars more than B , and D twice as

many as C ; what is each one's

**share**of the money ? 1st . Suppose A6 2d .### What people are saying - Write a review

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