ANALYSIS. 57 is equal to 5 tens and 7 units, and 34 is equal to 3 tens and 4 units; 3 tens from 5 tens leave 2 tens, or 20, and 4 units from 7 units leave 3 units, which added to 20 make 23. Therefore, 57 — 34 — 23. = 10. 1. If you have 12 turkeys, and sell 9 of them, how many will you have left? 2. A grocer had 10 boxes of lemons, and sold 6 boxes; how many boxes had he left? 3. There are 20 men and 8 boys at work in a bookbindery; how many more men than boys are there? 4. From a cistern holding 36 barrels of water, 12 barrels leaked out; how many barrels remained? 5. A man, having 25 dollars due him, received a ton of hay worth 11 dollars, and the remainder in money; how much money did he receive? 6. There are 46 trees in an orchard; 35 of them are apple trees and the remainder peach trees; how many are peach trees? 7. From a piece of broadcloth containing 27 yards, 15 yards were cut; how many yards remained? 8. A jeweler bought a watch for 60 dollars, and sold it again for 75 dollars; how much did he gain? 9. The whole number of pupils registered in a certain school is 87, and but 65 are in attendance; how many are absent? 10. Charles has 48 cents, and buys a slate for 16 cents; how many cents has he left? 11. There are 36 wild ducks in a flock, and a huntsman fires at them and kills 13; how many are left? 12. A farmer sold a cow for 22 dollars that cost him 30 dollars; how much did he lose by the bargain? 13. A grocer bought a quantity of sugar for 39 dollars, and sold it for 50 dollars; how much did he gain? 14. In a school are 27 boys and 35 girls; how many more girls than boys? 15. The distance from Cincinnati to Miamisburg by railroad is 49 miles, and to Dayton 60 miles; what is the distance from Miamisburg to Dayton? 16. In a warm day the thermometer indicated 85 degrees; how many degrees was that above the freezing point, which is 32 degrees? 17. A man died at the age of 77 years, having been married 49 years; what was his age when he married? 8, are how many? 7, 11. 1. 4 and 7 and 9, less 64, is 25+ 20? 12. How much less than 100, is 46 + 34 ? 13. How many are 16+ 12 +9 +5 - 32 +8? 14. How many are 33 + 28 + 930 + 15? +28+ 15. How many are 84 + 261570 + 25? 16. A man, having 30 dollars, paid 15 dollars for a coat, 5 dollars for a vest, and 4 dollars for a hat; how much had he left? ANALYSIS. He had left the difference between 30 dollars and the sum of 15 +5 + 4 dollars; 15 dollars and 5 dollars are 20 dollars, and 4 dollars are 24 dollars, and 30 dollars less 24 dollars are 6 dollars. Therefore, &c. 17. Ellen had 15 pinks, and she gave 6 to Mary and 4 to Jane; how many had she left? 18. A woman, having 25 pounds of butter, sold 15 pounds at one time, and 10 pounds at another; how many pounds had she left? 19. Amasa has 45 cents in three boxes; in the first are 15 cents, in the second 19 cents; how many cents are in the third box? 20. A boy found 8 apples under one tree, 10 under another, and 6 under another; he ate 3, gave away 7, and carried the remainder home; how many did he take home? 12. A firmer sold a cow for 22 dollar him 30 dollars; how much did he lose 1. A groer bought a quantity of dollars, and sold it for 50 dollars; how gin? 14. In a school are 27 boys and many more girls than boys? 15. The distance from Cincinnati by milroad is 49 miles, and to De what is the distance from Miamish 16. In a warm dr the horm degrees: how many dog fing paint, which is 17. A man died 422 miles one day, and 26 and on the third day he travturn; how many miles was he which he first started? wo dozen eggs for 20 cents, one 37 cents, and received a pair of s; how much did he still owe is grocer 18 dollars, his tailor erchant 25 dollars; he paid the e tailor 12 dollars, and the how much did he still owe for 90 dollars, a cutter for 40 for 20 dollars, and then sold lars more than the horse cost lose by the bargain, and how it a new bonnet for 7 dollars, a a pair of shoes for 2 dollars, and rs; she gave the merchant 3 How many dollars must be re ght a piece of cloth containing 31 The sold 13 yards to one man, and er; how many yards were left of had 45 sheep in one lot, 37 in ananother; from the first he sold ond 15, and from the third 12; how first, and how many had he left? on, sitting down to play, counted his ound that he had 1 twenty dollar bill, 5 Hls, and 3 five dollar bills; when he got y, he had 7 ten dollar bills and 6 five doldid he gain or lose, and how much? |