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TROY WEIGHT. 24 grains (gr.) = 1 pennyweight (pwt.). 20 pennyweights = 1 ounce (oz.). 12 ounces = 1 pound (lb.). 351. Apothecaries' weight is used in mixing medicines and in selling them at retail. APOTHECARIES
Standard Elementary Arithmetic: Combining Oral and Written Exercises - Page 154
by Edward Sylvester Ellis - 1886 - 192 pages

## The Normal Higher Arithmetic: Designed for Common Schools, High Schools ...

Edward Brooks - Arithmetic - 1877 - 528 pages
...365. Troy Weight is used in weighing gold, silver, jewels, in philosophical experiments, etc. TABLE. 24 grains (gr.) . = 1 pennyweight . pwt. 20 pennyweights.... = 1 ounce . . oz. 12 ounces . . =1 pound . . Ib. Ib. oz. pwt. gr. 1 = 12 = 240 = 5760 ' 1 = 20 = 480 SCALE.— Ascending, 24, 20, 12 ; descending, 12,...

## The Normal Union Arithmetic: Graded Course, Volume 2

Edward Brooks - Arithmetic - 1877 - 250 pages
...Weight is used in weighing gold, silver, jewels, liquors in philosophical experiments, etc. TABLE. 24 grains (gr.) = 1 pennyweight, . . pwt 20 pennyweights = 1 ounce oz. 12 ounces — 1 pound, . . . . Ib. !. NAME. — The term Troy is said to be derived from Troya, the name of a town in France, where thin...

## The Practical Arithmetic on the Inductive Plan: Including Oral and Written ...

William James Milne - Arithmetic - 1877 - 418 pages
...20 Ib. of wheat? TROY WEIGHT. 272. Troy Weight is used in weighing gold, silver, and jewels. TABLE. 24 Grains (gr.) = 1 Pennyweight . . . pwt. 20 Pennyweights = 1 Ounce oz. 12 ounces = 1 Pound : Ib. Ib. oz. pti't. gr. 1 = 12 = 240 = 5760 Jade — 24, 20, 12. 1. In weighing diamonds, pearls, and other...

## The New Normal Written Arithmetic: Designed for Common Schools, Normal ...

Edward Brooks - Arithmetic - 1877 - 438 pages
...Troy Weight is used in weighing gold, silver jewels, liquors in philosophical experiments, etc. TABLE. 24 grains (gr.) = 1 pennyweight, . . pwt. 20 pennyweights = 1 ounce, . . . . oz. 12 ounces = 1 pound, Ib. T. NAME. — The term Troy is said to be derived from Truyes, the name of a town in France, where this...

## The Practical Arithmetic on the Inductive Plan: Including Oral and Written ...

William James Milne - Arithmetic - 1877 - 402 pages
...20 lb. of wheat? TROY WEIGHT. 272. Troy Weight is used in weighing gold, silver, and jewels. TABLE. 24 Grains (gr.) = 1 Pennyweight . . . pwt. 20 Pennyweights = 1 Ounce oz. 12 ounces = 1 Pound lb. lb. oz. pivt. gr. 1 = 12 = 240 = 5760 Scale — 24, 20, 12. 1. In weighing diamonds, pearls, and...

## Manual of Intellectual Arithmetic: An Independent Treatise Upon the Basis of ...

Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1877 - 170 pages
...weights ? Troy Weights are those used for weighing gold, silver, and jewels. TABLE. 24 grains (gr.) are 1 pennyweight, pwt. 20 pennyweights, 1 ounce, oz. 12 ounces, 1 pound, Ib. 66. 1. How many grains in 1 pennyweight ? In 2 pennyweights ? In 4 pennyweights ? 2. How many pennyweights...

## Robinson's Progressive Practical Arithmetic: Containing the Theory of ...

Horatio Nelson Robinson, Daniel W. Fish - Arithmetic - 1877 - 374 pages
...in weighing gold, silver, and jewels, and in philosophical experiments. TABLE. 24 Grains (gr.) make 1 Pennyweight. pwt. 20 Pennyweights " 1 Ounce oz. 12 Ounces " 1 Pound Ib. UNIT EQUIVALENTS. pwt. gr. oz. 1 = 24 Ib. 1--= 20= 480 1 = 12 = 240 = 5760 SCALE— ascending, 24,...

## An Elementary Arithmetic

Daniel Bernard Hagar - Arithmetic - 1877 - 236 pages
...silver and gems. The units are a grain, a pennyweight, an ounce and a pound. TABLE. %Jf grains (gr.) are 1 pennyweight .... pwt. 20 pennyweights " 1 ounce ........... oz. 12 ounces 1 pound ........... lb. A Pound Avoirdupois is equal to 7000 Troy grains. 310. Apothecaries, in compounding...