What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
alſo amount amount-to Amſterdam annuity annum Anſw anſwer arithm becauſe beſt buſhel calld carats caſe cent compound intereſt coſt crown cube decimals denominator diſcount divided diviſion diviſor ducats eaſy ells engliſh eſtate example farthings filk firſt flemiſh fraćtion gain gaind gallons given groſs guilders houſe How-many How-much inches integer intereſt laſt leaſe leſs loſs maſter meaſure merchant mixt Moidore months mony moſt multiplied muſt neceſſary obſerves occaſion ounces payd perſons piece pound preſent payment preſent worth produćt proportion purchaſe quantity queſtion quotient reaſon redućtion remainder requird reſt Rixdollar rule ſaid ſame ſay ſecond ſell ſeries ſerve ſet ſet-down ſeveral ſhall ſhare ſhillings ſhip ſhould ſilver ſold ſome ſort ſought ſpecies ſquare ſtand ſterling ſtock ſubtract ſuch ſum Suppoſe tare theſe thoſe thouſand tion to-wit uſe verſes weight whole whoſe yards
Page 37 - H. 2400 dollars, of which 480 dollars are to be paid at present, 960 dollars at 5 months, and the rest at 10 months, but they agree to make one payment of the whole, and wish to know the time.
Page 37 - B $ 600, of which $ 200 is to be paid at the present time, 200 in 4 months, and 200 in 8 months ; what is the equated time for the payment of the whole ? Ans.
Page 37 - A merchant has owing him $ 300, to be paid as follows : $ 50 in 2 months, $ 100 in 5 months, and the rest in 8 months ; and it is agreed to make one payment of the whole : in what time ought that payment to be ? Ans.
Page 108 - The sum of all the terms. Any three of which being given, the other two may be found.
Page 82 - If a man perform a journey in 6 days, when the day is 8 hours long, in what time will he do it, when the day is 1 2 hours long ? Ans. 4 dayť.
Page 107 - A ship's company take a prize of $4440, which they agree to divide among them according to their pay and the time they have been on board. Now the officers and midshipmen have been on board 6 months, and the sailors 3 months ; the officers have...