| Mathematical recreations - 1730 - 156 pages
...black. How many Ells of each fort did. he buy ? , An fwer. 8 of Red and 10 of Black. 86. A Man buys 123 **^Pounds of ^Pepper, and as many of Ginger ; and received...more than of Pepper. So that the whole ^Price of the** Qep\ per came to 6 Crowns more than the '•Price of \ the Ginger. How many ^Pounds of each did he... | |
| arithmetician Richard Carr - Mathematics - 1751 - 240 pages
...by the 2d JO i 2 Then 3 3 Co 4 4 vu 2 5 5-8 6 by the га. 7 j No. 92One buys 1 20 Ib. of Peppçr, **and as many of Ginger, and received for a Crown one Pound of Ginger more than of Pepper** ; fo that the whole Price of the Pepper came to fix Crowns more than the Price of the Ginger. How many... | |
| Nathaniel Whittemore - Mathematics - 1751 - 220 pages
...for ^c—'b fubftitute d—6'2 aa + da + -dd= cb + %dd j 8— io = 8 the Yards of Red. 86. A Man luys **120 Pounds of Pepper, and as many of Ginger; and received for** & Crown one Pound of Ginger more than of Pepper. So that the whole Price of the Pepper came to fix... | |
| Arithmetic - 1764 - 416 pages
...of red cloth i crown more than for the black : How many ells of each did he buy i g6. A man buys 123 **pounds of pepper, and as many of ginger ; and received for a crown one pound of ginger** moie than of pepper; fo that the whole price of the pepper came to 6 crowns more than the price of... | |
| John Hill - Arithmetic - 1765 - 416 pages
...of red cloth 1 crown more than for the black : how many ells of each did he buy? 86. A man buys 123 **pounds of pepper, and as many of ginger; and received...for a crown one pound of ginger more than of pepper;** fo that the whole price of the pepper came to 6 crowns more than the price of the ranger : how many... | |
| John D. Williams - Algebra - 1840 - 605 pages
...these values answer the conditions of the problem ; the distance, therefore, was 180, or 60 miles. 491. **A man buys 120 pounds of pepper, and as many of ginger, and received for a** dollar one pound of ginger more than of pepper, so that the whole price of the pepper came to 6 dollars... | |
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