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Weight is used by apothecaries and physicians in compounding dry medicines. TABLE. 20 Grains (gr.} = 1 Scruple, . . sc., or 3. 3 Scruples = 1 Dram, . . dr., or 3 . 8 Drams = 1 Ounce, . . oz., or § . 12 Ounces = 1 Pound, . . Ib., or ft,.
A Course of Mathematics: In Two Volumes. For the Use of Academies, as Well ... - Page 25
by Charles Hutton - 1818

## An Elementary Arithmetic ...

Calvin Tracy - 1851 - 214 pages
...an ounce. TABLE Hi. — APOTHECARIES' WEIGHT. 20 grains (gr.) . . make 1 scruple, marked sc. or 9 . 3 scruples ... "1 dram, . " dr. or 3 . 8 drams ... "1 ounce, . " oz. or % . 12 ounces ... "1 pound, . " fe. This weight is employed by apothecaries and physicians, in weighing...

## Mental Arithmetic Upon the Inductive Plan: Designed for Primary and ...

Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1852 - 156 pages
...pennyweights in 2 pounds ? -O LESSON LII. TABLE OP APOTHECARIES' WEIGHT. 20 Grains make 1 Scruple, marked sc. or 3. 3 Scruples .... " 1 Dram, . " dr. or 3. 8 Drams " 1 Ounce, . " oz. or 3. 12 Ounces " 1 Pound, . " Ib. or ft. NOTE. — The above table is used by apothecaries in mixing...

## Rudimentary Treatise on Arithmetic

John Radford Young - Arithmetic - 1852 - 232 pages
...troy pound ; for 1 lb. avoir. = ij} lb. troy. APOTHECARIES. marks. 20 grains make 1 scruple (sc. or 9) 3 scruples „ 1 dram (dr. or 3) 8 drams „ 1 ounce (oz. or 3) 12 ounces „ 1 pound (lb.) Apothecaries and chemists use this weight in mixing medicines ; but...

## The Practical Model Calculator, for the Engineer, Mechanic, Machinist ...

Oliver Byrne - Engineering - 1852 - 604 pages
...cubic inches ; and the English corn bushel contains eight such gallons, or 2218•192 cubic inches. APOTHECARIES' WEIGHT. Grains marked gr. 20 Grains make 1 Scruple — sc. or 9 3 Scruples — 1 Dram — dr. or 5 8 Drams — 1 Ounce — oz. or % 12 Ounces — 1 Pound — Ib....

## Rudiment: Treatise on Arithmetic, with Key, Volume 2

J. R. Young - 1854 - 254 pages
...troy pound ; for 1 lb. avoir. = |^J lb. troy. APOTHECARIES. marks. 20 grains make 1 scruple (sc. or 9) 3 scruples „ 1 dram (dr. or 3) 8 drams „ 1 ounce (oz. or 3) 12 ounces „ 1 pound (lb.) Apothecaries and chemists use this weight in mixing medicines ; but...

## Greenleaf's Primary Arithmetic

Benjamin Greenleaf - Mental arithmetic - 1854 - 156 pages
...2 pounds ? LESSON LII. TABLE OF APOTHECARIES' WEIGHT. 20 Grains make 1 Scruple, marked so. or 9. 8 Scruples .... " 1 Dram, . " dr. or 3. 8 Drams "1 Ounce, . " oz. or a. 12 Ounces " 1 Pound, . " Ib. or ft. NOTE. — The above table is used by apothecaries in mixing...

## Mental Arithmetic Upon the Inductive Plan ...

Benjamin Greenleaf - 1855 - 160 pages
...in 2 pounds ? LESSON LII. TABLE OF APOTHECARIES' WEIGHT. 20 Grains make 1 Scruple, marked so. or 9. 3 Scruples .... "1 Dram, . " dr. or 3. 8 Drams "1 Ounce, . " oz. or 3. 12 Ounces " 1 Pound, . " Ib. or ft. NOTE. — The above table is used by apothecaries in mixing...

## An Elementary Intellectual Arithmetic: Containing Numerous Original ...

Daniel Leach - Arithmetic - 1855 - 160 pages
...mixing medicines, but not in selling them. TABLE. 20 Grains (gr.) . . . .= 1 Scruple. . . sc. or Э. 3 Scruples = 1 Dram . . .dr. or 3. 8 Drams = 1 Ounce . . . oz. or 5 . 12 Ounces = 1 Pound ... Ib. 35. In 3 scruples how many grains aro there ? 36. In 3 dr. how many...