For Grades VII-VIII Volume 3

For Grades VII-VIII Volume 3

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1912 edition. Excerpt: ...this was f of the crop in the entire world, what was the world crop that year? 16. In a certain year, the prize ear of corn for the whole country was sold at auction for $150. It contained 1092 grains. What was the price per grain? Why was this large sum paid for one ear of corn? 17. One year the average yield of corn per acre in a certain state was 15 bu. On a demonstration farm in the same state, the yield was 37 bu. If 4,000,000 acres were planted with corn in the state, what would the gain have been, if the yield had been equal to that on the demonstration farm? 18. In Ex. 17 the yield on the demonstration farm was what per cent greater than the average yield of the state? 19. Find out as many uses of corn as you can, and make up and work examples concerning its uses. 20. Find out, if you can, the number of acres planted with corn in your state, and the yield per acre, and make up examples concerning increased yields due to improved methods of cultivation. CHAPTER VIII APPLICATIONS OF INTEREST Promissory Notes Exercise 90 1. If Amos Campbell of Philadelphia should lend Waiter Wilson $7500, what means would Mr. Campbell probably take to prevent Mr. Wilson from forgetting the obligation to repay the loan? 2. What means would he take to prevent any misunderstanding as to the amount of the obligation? 3. As to the date of repayment? 4. As to the place where the repayment is to be made? 5. As to the rate of interest to be paid on the loan? 6. If Mr. Campbell wants some one to guarantee that Mr. Wilson will pay the loan of $7500 at the specified time, where would this guaranty be most conveniently written, on a separate piece of paper, or on the back of Mr. Wilson, s written promise to pay? 93. A Promissory Note is a written promise to pay more

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  • English
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