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Page 2 - HARVARD COLLEGE LIBRARY GIFT OF THE GRADUATE SCHOOL OF EDUCATION 3 2044 097 026 181 I , ' FIRST BOOK IN GEOLOGY DESIGNED FOR THE USE OF BEGINNERS BY NS SHALER, SD, PROFESSOR OP PALEONTOLOGY IN HARVARD UNIVERSITT DC HEATH & CO., PUBLISHERS BOSTON NEW YORK CHICAGO rV -*t . . ^ , \ 'i Entered, according to Act of Congress, in the year 1884, by N.
Page 154 - A man bought a lot for $2,560 and sold it at a gain of 20%. How much did he gain?
Page 154 - Find cost of plastering a room 16 ft. long, 14% ft. wide, and 10 ft. high above baseboard, at 45 cents a sq.
Page 135 - Senators, I attend the Senate in obedience to your notice, for the purpose of joining with you in forming a court of impeachment for the trial of the President of the United States, and I am now ready to take the oath.
Page 136 - ... and digests to each place where a circuit Court of appeals, or a district court, is now or may hereafter regularly be held, and to the Supreme Court of the United States, the Court of Claims, the court of Customs Appeals, the Commerce Court, the Court of Appeals and the Supreme Court of the District of Columbia, the Attorney General, the Solicitor General, the Solicitor of the Treasury, the Assistant...
Page 154 - ... yard? 858 How many cubic feet of masonry in the walls of a cellar 30 ft. long, 20 ft. wide, outside measurement, the walls to be 9 ft. high and 18 in. thick, deducting 250 cubic feet for openings?. . 859 How many bushels of grain will a bin hold that is 6 ft. long, 3J^ ft. wide and 7 ft. high? 860 How many gallons of water will a cistern hold that is 5 ft. in diameter and 8 ft. deep? 860 How many feet of lumber will a log 18 in. in diameter at the smaller end and 14 ft, long yield? 860 INDEX...
Page 154 - How many yards of carpeting 1 yd. wide will be required for a room 18 ft.
Page 154 - ... 6. Find the cost of digging and walling the cellar of a house, whose length is 41 ft. 3 in., and width 33 ft. ; the cellar to be 8 ft. deep, and the wall 1. ft. thick. The excavating will cost $.50 a load, and the stone and mason work $3.75 a perch.
Page 154 - How high is a room that is 2Ц ft. long, 20 ft. wide, and contains 4410 cubic ft. ? 2. A square mile of land may be cut into how many 80-acre farms? (Show by a diagram as well as by figures.) 3. Change ^ of a ton to pounds. 4. 3 oz. is what part of a pound ? 5. Reduce to higher...
Page 136 - In case of death or removal from office of both president and vice-president, who would become president?

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