# New National Arithmetic. [With] Key

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1885 edition. Excerpt: ...per lb., 7 firkins butter, each 56 lbs. at 13Jd. per lb., and 10 sides bacon, wt. 574 lbs. at 9id. per lb. Make out the bill. ( 9.) Out of fifteen thousand fifteen hundred an J eleven lbs. of cotton there are sold eleven thousand eleven hundred and fifteen lbs.; what is the value of the remainder at 7Kperlb.? (10.) Reduce (i) a million drachms to tons, cwts., &c, and (ii) a square mile to square inches. (11.) A quantity of goods, weighing altogether 14 cwt. 191b. is sent out in three loads, the first of which is 54 lb less than the second, and 54 lb. more than the third How much is the first load? (12.) The sum of 5 is to be divided among three sisters. Harriet, Ellen, and Mary: how much must each receive, to make Ellen's share twice as great as Harriet's, and Mary's share 30s. more than Harriet's? (1.) How much money will buy 7 loaves of bread at 4iZ., and 2J lb. of cheese at 9Jd.? (2.) Reduce 930 groats to threepenny pieces; and 186 18s. to guineas. (3.) Find the number of days in each of the quarterly terms for leap year, --viz. from Lady-day to Midsummer, from Midsummer to Michaelmas, &c. (4.) How many more minutes than days are there in 2304 hours? (5.) What change should 1 receive out of 3 half-sovereigns in paying for 2 doz. pints of stout at 3s. 9d. a doz., and 5 doz. pints of pale ale at 3s. lOd.1 (6.) What quantity of flannel must be ordered by a lady who wishes to give 65 yards to each of 25 poor women? and what will be the cost of each woman's share, at l5d. a yard? (7.) Find, (i.)by Multiplication, (ii.) by the Rule of Practice, how much more a workman would receive for 273 days than for 110 days, his wages being 6s. Hid. a day. (8.) With 53 gallons of brandy, worth 32s. 9d. a gallon, 3 gallons of water are...show more

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• Paperback
• 189 x 246 x 1mm | 64g
• United States
• English
• black & white illustrations
• 123694867X
• 9781236948670