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added answer apple asked barrel cost barrels of cider barrels of flour bought build bushel bushels of corn bushels of wheat called cents apiece cloth cost common contained cost 2 dollars count denominator divided dollars a barrel dollars a yard eight eighteen eleven equal examples farthings feet fifteen fifths five Forty-eight four Fourteen fourths fractions gain gallons gave give given half halves horse hundred weight interest lars less LESSON manner marks miles months nails nine Nineteen ninths oranges paid pence perform piece pints pole pound pupil quarters quarts questions Reduce rods serve seven Seventeen sevenths sheep shillings Sixteen sixths sold teacher tenths thing thirds Thirteen twelve twenty week whole wine worth yards cost yards of cloth
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Page 138 - I have not a hundred ; but if I had half as many more as I now have, and two geese and a half, I should have a hundred ; how many had he ? 176.
Page 115 - It will be seen by the above section, that, if both the numerator and denominator be multiplied by the same number, the value of the fraction will not be altered...
Page 123 - Ibs. for a hundred weight instead of 112 as formerly. 16 drams (dr.) make 1 ounce, marked oz. 16 ounces " 1 pound, '* Ib. 25 pounds " 1 quarter, " qr. 4 quarters " 1 hundred weight, " ctat. JO hundred weight " 1 ton, *' T. Table V. — CLOTH MEASURE. Used in measuring Woollens and other Cloths. 2£ Inches (in.) 4 uailS, or 9 in.
Page 80 - A man, being asked how many sheep he had, said that he had them in two pastures ; in one pasture he had eight ; and that 3 fourths of these was -f just 1 third of what he had in the other. How many were there in the other ? 4.
Page 130 - What part of a year is 1 month ? 2 months ? 3 months ? 4 months ? 5 months ? 6 months ? 7 months? 8 months? 9 months?
Page 42 - Remark. When any thing or any number, is divided into two equal parts, one of the parts is called the half of the thing or the number. 1. If an apple is worth two cents, what is one half of it worth ? 2.
Page 117 - J of $ ? 35. A man owning £ of a ship, sold ^ of his share ; what part of the whole ship did he sell ? What part had he left? 36. What is £ of f ? 37.
Page 38 - What cost six reams of paper, at five dollars per ream ? 8. What cost eight pair of shoes, at three dollars a pair ? 9. What is the value of nine yards of cloth, at six dollars a yard ? 10. If a man travel five miles in an hour, how many miles will he travel in nine hours ? 11. There is an orchard consisting of ten rows of trees, and nine trees in each row ; how many trees are there in the orchard ? 12.