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The Tutor's Guide: Being a Complete System of Arithmetic; with Various ... - Page 265
by Charles Vyse - 1815 - 320 pages
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Youth's Introduction to Trade and Business ... 9th Ed., Rev. and Improved ...

Martin Clare, Benjamin Webb - Business - 1764 - 192 pages
...containing 63 Ounces of Gold. The Workman thought, fubftituting part Silver therein, a proper Perquifite ; which taking Air, Archimedes was appointed to examine it, who, on putting it into a Veflel of Water, found it raifed the Fluid, or that itfelf contained 8,2245 cubic Inches of Metal;...
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Arithmetical Collections and Improvements: Being a Complete System of ...

Anthony Birks, John Birks - Arithmetic - 1766 - 642 pages
...containing 63 ounces of gold ; the workman thought fubftituting part filver therein a proper perquifite ; which taking air, Archimedes was appointed to examine it, who, on putting it into a veflel of water, found it raifed thÁ fluid, or that itfelf contained 8.2245 cubic inches of metal...
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Elements of Algebra: To which is Prefixed, a Choice Collection of ...

John Mole - Algebra - 1788 - 328 pages
...Ounces of Gold ; the Workmen thought fubftituting Part Silver therein, to have, a proper Perquifite, which taking Air, Archimedes was appointed to examine it, who, on putting it into a Vuilel of Water found it raifcd the Fluid, or that idelf contained 8,2245 Cubic Inches of Metal, and...
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A Complete System of Practical Arithmetic, with Various Branches in the ...

William Taylor (teacher of the mathematics.) - Arithmetic - 1800 - 519 pages
...ounces of gold ; the workmen thought by fubftituting part filver therein, to have a proper perquifite, which taking air, Archimedes was appointed to examine it, who, on putting it into a veflal of water, found it raifed the fluid, or that itfelf contained 8,2245 .cubic inches of metal,...
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The Tutor's Guide: Being a Complete System of Arithmetic; with Various ...

Charles Vyse - Arithmetic - 1806 - 342 pages
...14^ Ounces of Silver, how much higher would the Water, upon its Immersion, be raised in the Vessel. Hiero, King of Sicily, ordered his Jeweller to make...Archimedes was appointed to examine it ; who, on putting it jnto a Vessel of Water, found it raised the Fluid, or that itself contained 8,221-5 cubic Inches of...
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A Course of Mathematics in Two Volumes for the Use of Academies as Well as ...

Charles Hutton - Mathematics - 1807
...a crown, containing. 63 ounces of gold. The workmen thought that substituting part silver was only a proper perquisite ; which taking air, Archimedes...into a vessel of water, found it raised the fluid 8'22<15 cubic inches : and having discovered that the inch of gold more critically weighed 1 0'36 ounces,...
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The American Tutor's Guide: Being a Compendium of Arithmetic. In Six Parts ...

James Thompson - Arithmetic - 1808 - 172 pages
...Sicily, ordered his jeweller to make him a crown, containing 63 ounces of gold ; the workman thought substituting part silver therein, to have a proper...found it raised the fluid, or that itself contained 8.2245 cubic inches of mi tal, and having discovered that the cubic inch of gold more critically weighed...
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A Course of Mathematics ...: Composed for the Use of the Royal Military ...

Charles Hutton - Mathematics - 1811
...him a crown, containing 63 ounces of gold. The workmen thought that substituting part silver was only a proper <perquisite; which taking air, Archimedes...into a vessel of water, found it raised the fluid 8-2245 cubic inches : and having discovered that the inch of gold more critically weighed 10-36 ounces,...
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A Course of Mathematics: In Two Volumes : for the Use of Academies ..., Volume 2

Charles Hutton - Mathematics - 1816 - 618 pages
...him a crown, containing 63 ounces of gold. The workmen thought that substituting part silver was only a proper perquisite ; which taking air, Archimedes was appointed to examine it ; who on puttting it into a vessel of •water, found it raised the fluid 8-2245 cubic inches : and having discovered...
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The American Practical Lunarian: And Seaman's Guide ... To which are Annexed ...

Thomas Arnold - Marine insurance - 1822 - 1010 pages
...of gold ; the workman thought, l>y substituting' part silver therein, to have a proper perquisite. Archimedes was appointed to examine it, who, on putting'...and having discovered that the cubic inch of gold weighed 10.36 ounces, and that silver but ,5.85 ounces, he by calculation found what part of the king-...
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