Intermediate Arithmetic Volume 2-3

Intermediate Arithmetic Volume 2-3

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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. 1914 edition. Excerpt: ...which was 85% of its cost. How much did he lose? Analyze. 3. A merchant has 1640 quintals of sugar. If he sells of it at one time and $ of the remainder at another time, what per cent of the whole will he have left? 4. If a man spends P172.50 and finds that he has 25% of his money left, how much had he at first? Analyze. 5. If a merchant sells 37 % of his stock of goods for P7287, what is the value of the remainder? 6. A and B owned a sugar mill worth P 10,360. If A's share was worth P4662, what per cent of the mill did B own? 7. A merchant hired a launch for 5 days, paying P 50 a day. He found that he had paid 2 % of its value. What was the value of the launch? Analyze. 8. A farmer sold 55 gantas of cacao for P1.20 per ganta. If this was 80 % of his crop, what was the value of the remainder? Analyze. 9. A man owed P600. If he paid of it at one time and 25 % of what remained at another time, what per cent of the debt does he still owe? Analyze. 10. A man spent 30 % of his money for 25 hektoliters of rice at P6.60 per hektoliter. How much money did he have at first? 11. Mr. Santos bought a piece of land for P4375 and built a house on it at a cost of P 625. He sold them both for what the land cost. What per cent did he lose? 12. Of 560 pupils who took an examination 448 passed. What per cent of them failed? Analyze. 13. A man sold 85 carabaos for P 8318.10, which was 20% more than they cost. What was the average cost of the carabaos? 14. I sold 20 liters of coconut oil for P8, which was 25% more than it cost. Find the cost of the oil per liter. 15. A bookkeeper's salary is P 800 per year. He pays 20 % of it for rent, 10% for clothes, 5% for books, and P160 for other expenses. What per cent of his salary has he left? 16. I took 35 liters of more

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  • English
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