| Anthony Birks, John Birks - Arithmetic - 1766 - 642 pages
...idle he ihould be mulāed 8 d. when 390 days were paft, neither of them were indebted to one another ; **how many days did he work, and how many days was he idle** ? As for every day he worked he received - '- i2d. So for every day he played he paid. - -. - 8 their... | |
| Charles Vyse - Arithmetic - 1806 - 342 pages
...'should be mulcted 8 Pence. When 390 Days were passed, neither of them were indebted to one another. **How many Days did he Work, and how many Days was he idle** ? (16) A Person being asked how old he was, answered, If I quadruple §• of my Years, and add \ of... | |
| Nicolas Pike - Algebra - 1808 - 468 pages
...was absent, he should forfeit 8 cents. Now at the end of the time, there was due to him D.3 80c. : **how many days did he work, and how many days was he** absent ? Let r be the number of days he worked, then will 40 — r be the number of days he was absent... | |
| Charles Vyse - Arithmetic - 1815 - 320 pages
...was idle he should be fined 8d. When, 390 days were past, neither of them was indebted to the other. **How many days did he work, and how many days was he idle** ? (22) A. lent his friend B. fourscore and eleven guineas from the llth of December to the 10th of... | |
| Arithmetic - 1817 - 198 pages
...wrought, and should forfeit 10 cents for every day he was idle ; at settlement he received 5 dollars. **How many days did he work, and how many days was he idle ? Ans. Wrought 30 days, idle** 1O. 7. A father dying, left to his three sons A, B, and C, his estate in money, dividing it as follows,... | |
| Stephen Pike - Arithmetic - 1824 - 212 pages
...wrought, and should forfeit 10 cents for every day he was idle; at settlement he received 5 dollars. **How many days did he work, and how many days was he...sons A, B, and C, his estate in money, dividing it as** follows, viz. to A he gave half the estate, wanting 44L. ; to B he gave a third of it, and 14L. over;... | |
| Warren Colburn - Algebra - 1825 - 372 pages
...every day he was idle, he should forfeit 3s. At the end of the time agreed on he received 80 shillings. **How many days did he work, and how many days was he idle** ? Let x— the number of days he worked. Then 20 — x = the number of days he was idle. x days, at... | |
| Roswell Chamberlain Smith - Arithmetic - 1827 - 196 pages
...every day he was idle, he should forfeit 50 cts. at the expiration of the time he received § >5, now **how many days did he work, and how many days was he idle** ! A. He wrought 52 days, and was idle 28 days. ANNUITY Is a sum of money payable every year, or for... | |
| Warren Colburn - Algebra - 1828 - 276 pages
...every day he was idle, he should forfeit 3s. At the end of the time agreed on he received 8O shillings. **How many days did he work, and how many days was he idle** ? Let x = the number of days he worked. Then 20 — x —. the number of days he was idle. x days,... | |
| Roswell Chamberlain Smith - Arithmetic - 1830 - 286 pages
...every day ho wrought he should receive 75 cents ; at the expiration of the time he received $25 \ now **how many days did he work, and how many days was he idle** '. A. Нo worked 52 days, and was idle 28. XKOSCEbbAHEOUS EXAXMPbES. 1. There is a room, one side of... | |
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