## The mechanic's expositor |

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11 0 Inches 15 Pounds 30 Shillings 3Jin 9 A TABLE 9 SUPERFICIAL ascending board 18ft broad COMBINED TABLE.—No Combined Tables contents in feet Cubic Yards cubical contents cut in sawing divided Duodecimals ENLARGED MULTIPLICATION feet are found Feet Square Yds ficial contents find the intermediate five bricks given price Hours 9 hours per day intermediate prices Length measure of Brickwork MECHANIC'S EXPOSITOR multiplied by seconds Pounds per rod—continued price per foot—continued price per yard—continued prices of feet prices of inches proportionate prices reduced to Square respective amount rod of Brickwork shewing the intermediate Shewing the proportionate shewing the respective Shillings per week—continued Slating Square Feet reduced Square Feet Sq Square Feet Square square of 100 Square Yards—continued square—continued SUPERFICIAL MEASURE Superficial Yard TABLE Of Cubic TABLE Of Square TABLE Of Weekly TABLE Shewing TABLE To find twelfths usually measured Weekly Wages

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Page 19 - TABLE. 12"" fourths make 1'" third, 12'" thirds - - - 1" second, 12" seconds - - 1' inch or prime, 12

Page 19 - DUODECIMALS, Or cross Multiplication, is made use of by Artificers in measuring their several works, the dimensions being taken in feet, inches, quarters, and eighths, and is performed by means of the following table : — 12 fourths make 1 third 12 thirds .... 1 second.

Page 19 - Glaziers, and others, measure by the square foot ; Painters, Paviors, Plasterers, &c., by the square yard; Slating, Tiling, Flooring, &c., by the square of 100 feet.