# The Rudiments of Written Arithmetic; Containing Slate and Black-Board Exercises for Beginners, and Designed for Graded Schools

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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. 1879 edition. Excerpt: ...of tea at \$ of a dollar a pound; what was the cost of the whole? Ans. dollars. 20. Bought 10 bushels of wheat, jit 1\$ dollars a bushel, and 14 bushels of corn, at \$ of a dollar a bushel; which cost the more, and how much? Ans. The wheat, 3\$ dollars. 21. Paid 12 dollars for some cloth, at the rate of J of a dollar a yard; how many yards were purchased? 22. If 8 oranges cost f of 1 dollars, what will 1 orange cost? Ans. of a dollar. 23. A man bought of a farm and sold f of his share; what part of the whole farm did he sell? what part had he left? Ans. Sold f 24. If a barrel of sugar is worth 22 dollars, what is of it worth? Ans. 15 dollars. 25. How many hours will it take a man to travel 136 miles, if he travel Z miles an hour? Ans. 41j hours. 26. How many barrels of apples can be bought for 18 dollars, at 1-j-dollars a barrel? Ans. 15 barrels. 27. If the smaller of two fractions be and the difference f, what is the greater? Ans. . 28. If the sum of two fractions is 1, and one of them is j-, what is the other? Ans. fj. 29. If the dividend be and the quotient what is the divisor? Ans.. 30. If the divisor be and the quotient 3, what is the dividend? Ans. 2. 31. How many bushels of oats worth. of a dollar a bushel, will pay for \$ of a barrel of flour worth 9 dollars a barrel? Ans. 15 bushels. 32. At \$ of a dollar a rod, what will it cost to dig of f of 5 rods of ditch? Ans.-f dollars. 33. If a man has 24\$ bushels of clover seed, and he sells of it, how much has he left? Ans. 6-bushels. 34. A man had 6 lots of land, each containing 37J acres; how many acres did they all contain? 35. If of a ton of hay can be bought for 15 dollars, what part of a ton can be bought for 1 dollar? DECIMAL FKACTIONS....show more

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• Paperback | 42 pages
• 189 x 246 x 2mm | 95g
• Miami Fl, United States
• English
• black & white illustrations
• 1236621778
• 9781236621771