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MERCHANT'S BILL.

Busion, December 18, 1828. Mr. Peter Careful

Bought of Stephen Notrust, 3800 yards Calico,

at $,171 a yard, 360 bales Cotton Cloth, each bale 60

pieces, each piece 24 yds., 40 pieces blue Broadcloth, each 37 yards,

4,621 400 yards Carpeting,

1,18 200 pieces Nankin, each 42 yards, ,396

$113651,50 Received payment,

Foi Stephen Notrust,

,1936

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T XXIX. WINE MEASURE. Repeat the

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1 tun, 1. At 2 cents a gill, what will 1 pint of molasses cost? What will 2 pints? 4 pints? 5 pints? 6 pints? 8 pints ? 10 pints? 12 pints? 20 pints? 50 pints? 100 pints ?

2. At 24 cts. a gallon, what will 1 qt. of ale cost? What will 2 qts.? a gallon? How much will 48 cents buy ? Will 60 cts.? Will 72 cts.? Will 120 cts.? Will 150 cts.? Will 180 cts.?

3. When rum is a dollar a gallon, what is a barrel worth?

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What is a hogshead worth? What is o of a hogshead worth? (A hogshead is divided into 63 parts, or gallons ; therefore 1 gallon is 7.) What is ? ? ?

4. At a dollar a gallon, how many quarts will 50 cents buy? Will $2? Will $2,25 ? Will $3? Will $3,50 ? Will $4? Will $6? Will $10? Will $20? Will $30?

5. At $100 a hogshead, whạt will 2 pipes of wine cost? What will 3 pipes? 4 pipes? 6 pipes? 1 tun? 3 tuns? 4 tuns?

6. How many gills in 4 pints? In 2 quarts? In 3 qts.? In 4 qts.? In 6 qts.? In 12 qts.? In 20 qts.?

Q. From what you liave now been doing, for what purposes wocla you inser that this measure is used ?

A. To measure wine, spirits, vinegar, oil, cider, honey, mead, &c.

Q. What are the denominations of this measure ?

A. Gills, pints, quarts, gallons, barrels, tierces hogsheads, pipes, and tuns.

Note.—The wine gallon contains 231 solid inches, and is in the same proportion to the ale gallon of 282 solid inches, as the pound Troy is to the pound avoirdupois.

Exercises for the Slate. 1. In 4 pints how many gills? In 20 pints how many gills? A. 96 gills.

2. How many pints in 16 gills? In 80 gills ? A. 24 pints.

3. How many pints in 2 quarts? In 480 quarts ? A. 964 pints.

4. How many quarts in 4 pints? In 960 pts.? A. 482 qts.

5. În 2 hogsheads how many gallons ? În 4137 hhds. ? A. 260757 gallons.

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TABLE. 2 pints

1 quart, 4 quarts .

1 gallon, 36 gallons

1 barrel, 54 gallons

1 hogshead 1. How many pints in 2 quarts? In 6 qts.? In 10 qts.? In 20 qts.? In 200 qts.? În 600 qts.?

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2. How many quarts in 8 pints? In 10 pints? In 12 pints? In 20 pints?

3. What will 1 gallon of beer cost, at 2 cents a quart? What will 2 gallons ? What will 4 gallons? Will 5 gallons?

Q. From these examples, what would you infer is the use of this measure ?

A. To measure ale, beer, and milk.
Q. What are the denominations of this measure ?
A. Pints, quarts, gallons, barrels, and hogsheads.
Note.-A gallon, beer measure, contains 282 cubic inches.

Exercises for the State.
6. How many pints in 2 quarts? In 3600 qts. ? A. 7204
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7. How many quarts in 4 pints? In 7200 pts. ? A. 3602 quarts.

8. How many gallons in 2 barrels? În 620 bar.? A. 22392 gallons.

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CLOTH MEALURE.
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1 quarter of a yd., sign qr. 4 quarters

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1 Ell Flemish, . 5 quarters

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1 Ell French, 1. How many nails in 2 qrs.? In 4 qrs.? In 8? In 10 ? In 11? In 12? In 15 ?

2. How many quarters in 1 yard? In f a yard? In 14 yds.? In 2 yds.? In 5 yds.? In 7 yds.? In 9 yds.? In 12 yds.? In 20 yds.? In 30 yds. ?

3. At 2 cents a quarter, what will 1 yard of cloth cost? $ a yd. ? 1! yd. ? 2 yds.? 5 yds.? 7 yds.? 9 yds.? 12 yds.? 100 yds.?

4. How many quarters in 2 ells Flemish? 3? 5? 7? 9? 11? 12? 15? 20 ?

5. How many quarters in 3 ells English? 5? 6? 8? 10? 11? 20 ?

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6. How many quarters in 5 ells French? 7? 9? 11? 12 ? 15? 20?

7. If of a yard of cloth cost 10 cts., what cost ? ? 1 ? ? ? ? 11? 14 ? 11? 14 ? 14? 2? 3? 6? 8 ? 10 ?

8. If of a yard of tape cost 5 cents, what will l yd. cost? What will 2 ells Flemish? 3 ells English? 4 ells French ?

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you have now been doing, for what purposes would you infer that this measure is used ?

A. To measure all kinds of cloth.
Q. What are the denominations of this measure ?
A. Inches, nails, quarters, yards, and ells.

Exercises for the Slate.
9. How many quarters in 2 yards? In 26872 yds ?

Å. 107496 qrs. 10. How many yards in 8 quarters? In 107488 qrs.?

A. 26874 yds. 11. How many nails in 3 quarters? In 42000 qrs.?

A. 168012 na. 12. How many quarters in 12 nails? In 168000 na. ?

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TABLE. 2 pints (pt.)

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1 bushel, How many bushels make a chaldron ? A. 36.

1. How many pints in 4 qts.? In 6? 7? 9? 10? 50 ? 100 ? 200 ?

2. How many quarts in 2 pecks ? In 3? 4? 5? 6? 7? 8? 10 ? 12 ?

3. If you give 5 cents for 1 quart of flax-seed, what will 2 pecks cost? 3 pecks ? What will f of a peck? s? g?

g? How much will 10 cents buy? 15 cts. ? 20 cts.? 25 cts. ? 30 cts.? 40 cts.?

4. How many pecks in 3 bushels? In 4 ? In 6? În 10?

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In 12? In 15 ? In 20 ? In 30 ? In 40 ? In 50 ? In 60 ? In 70 ? In 80 ? In 90 ? In 100 ?

5. At 10 cts. a peck, what will a bushel of salt cost? What will it of a bu.? & of a bu.? 2 bu.? 3 bu.? 4 bu.? 6 bu.? 10 bu.?

6. At 40 cts. a bushel, how much rye can you buy for 20 cts.? For 30 cts. ? For 60 cts. ? For 70 cts. For 80 cts.? For 100 cts. ? For 120 cts. ? For 160 cts.? For 360 cts. ?

Q. From what you have now been doing, for what purposes would you infer that this measure is used ?

A. To measure corn, seeds, roots, fruits, salt, oysters, coals, &c.

Q: What are the denominations of this measure ?
A. Pints, quarts, pecks, bushels, and chaldrons.

Exercises for the Slate. 13. How many pints in 3 quarts? In 321 qts.? A. 648 pts. 14. How many quarts in 6 pints? In 1284 pts.? A. 645 qts. 15. How many pecks in 2 bushels? In 32 bu.

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TROY WEIGHT. Repeat the

TABLE. 24 grains (gr.)

1 pennyweight, siga pwt. 20 pennyweights

1 ounce, 12 ounces

1 pound, 1. How many grains are there in two pennyweights ?

% What are 2 pennyweights of gold worth, if 1 grain is worth 2 cents ?

3. How many pennyweights in 5 ounces? In 10? In 12?

4. You carry 2 ounces of old gold to a goldsmith, and he agrees to give you 10 cts. a pennyweight for it; how much wil the 2 ounces come to? Will 3 oz. ? Will 4 oz. ? Will 5 oz.?

5. How many ounces in 2 pounds? In 3 pounds ? In 4 pounds? In 5 pounds ? In 6 pounds? In 7 pounds ? In 10 pounds ? In 12 pounds?

6. What will a silver cup come to, that weighs 2 pounds, if you get 1 dollar an ounce for it? If you get 2 dols.? 3 dols. ?°4 dols.? 5 dols,

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