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EXAMPLE. i. Change 1017 gilders 11 stivers to sterling, exchange at 335.gd. Flemish per £. sterling.

£.

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Ans. £.100 10

To change Current Money to Bank. O RULL.

As 100 gilders with the agio added, is to too bank, fo is the current money given to the bank required.

EXAMPLE. Change 823 gilders, 91 stivers current money into bank, agio at 4 per cent.

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To change bank money into current. Rule. As 100 gilders bank is to 100 with the agio added, so is the bank money given to the current required.

EXAMPLE.
Change 788 gilders bank money to current, agio at 41 per cent.

g.
100 : 1041:788 Anf. 823 gilders, 9 stiv.

PRACTICAL QUESTIONS.
What will 1867 lb. of coffee come to at 19 stivers per lb. ?

1867

19
16803

1867
210)354713 stivers.
1773 13

Anf. 1773 gilders, 13 stiv. What will 92 hhds. of sugar come to, weighing 104242 lb. gross, deducing a per cent. for good weight, tare 18 per cent. at 21 grotes per lb. ?

104242 dedu&t 2 per cent. 2085

2.

102157 tare 18 per cent. 18388

83769 nt. wt,

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83769 167538

2) 1759149 grotes.

210)87957/41 stivers.

43978 141

Anf. 43978 gilders 141 stivers. 3.

What will 251 bars of iron come to, weighing gross 10364 lb. at 94 gilders per 100 lb, deducting 2 per cent. ?

10364

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What will 143 steckans 2 mingles of brandy come to, at 42 gilders per aume ?

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5. 21315 lb. of sugar

23 grotes per lb. 6. 56560

25 7. 27093

251 8. 8189 lb. coffee

23 Itivers 9. 4650

234 1970

19 11. 39285

211 12. 212 ells linen, 208 payable 30 13. 4190 lb. butter

13 gild. per 40 lb. 14: 6476

Il 15. 2012 lb. lead

131 do. per 100 lb. 16. 214 steck. 11 ming. brandy 42 do. per aume

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DE N MA R K.

Accounts are kept in Danish current or rix dollars and skillings, reckoning 96 skillings to the dollar.

The course of exchange on London in September, 1799, was 5 rix or Danish dollars for 1 pound sterling.

The rix dollar of Denmark is estimated at 100 cents (see Laws of the United States.)

96 pounds of Denmark make 100 pounds in the United States. Their weights are shippounds, lispounds and pounds 16 pounds

make

1 lispound. 20 lifpounds, or 320 pounds,

1 fhippound.

How much will 8 pieces of platillas come to, at 9 dols. 56 skills. per piece ?

9 56

8

2.

76 64

Anf. 76 dols. 64 skills, How much will 1418 bars of iron come to, weighing 263 shippounds 9 lispounds and 4 pounds, at 15 dollars per shippound? 26. d. s. lis. 16.

lb,
320 : 15:: 263 9 4

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Ans. 3951 dols. 90 sk. 3. What is the commission on 21545 Danish dollars, 13 skillings, at 2 per cent. ?

21545 13

2

430,90 26

96

566 810

86,66 Ans. 430 dols, 86 skillings.

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What will 4 hhds. of sugar come to weighing gross 4314 lb. tare 17 per cent. at 22 skillings per lb. ?

Ans. 820 dols. 62 skills.
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dols. fks. 4 pieces table cloth

3
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15 32 50

9 56 7 13

17

229 64 8. 24

288 9. 50

15

750 100 coils of cord. wt. 62 sh.1 6lis.alb. 30 per ship'd.1884 18 85 bun.clean hemp 250

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9000 12. 1951 bars Rufli. iron 362

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5074 3 13. How many Danish dollars will be received in Copenhagen, for a bill of £ :2300 on London, exchange at 5 rix dollars per pound sterling?

Anf. 11500 dols. 14. A bill is drawn in Copenhagen for 18574 marks, 7 stivers Hamburgh money, when the exchange is 128 Danish dollars for 100 rix dollars in Hamburgh, how many Danish dollars does it amount to ?

Note. Three marks are equal to one rix dollar.

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1.2. Ý. If 3 1 : : 18574 7 : 6191 46 9.d. D.d. r.d. fk.

: 128 : : 6191 46 Ans. 7925 Danish dols. 6 lks.

If 100

Or thus,
3) 18574 7 Hamb, money.

6191 46
28 per cent. 1733 56

7925 6 Dan, money. as above.

B R E ME N.

Accounts are kept in rix dollars and grotes, reckoning 72 grotes to the rix dollar, which is equal to 2, marks.

On the 29th Nov. 1795, the exchange on London was 551 rix dollars for £ .100 sterling.

100 lb. in Bremen are equal to 110 lb, in the United States.

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