Addition and story problems with the number SIX. Here come the cows and pigs and horses! (And how far did that lady travel?)

RAY’S NEW PRIMARY ARITHMETIC.

LESSON XVI.

6 and 1 are 7 5 and 6 are 11

1 and 6 are 7 6 and 6 are 12

6 and 2 are 8 6 and 7 are 13

2 and 6 are 8 7 and 6 are 13

6 and 3 are 9 6 and 8 are 14

3 and 6 are 9 8 and 6 are 14

6 and 4 are 10 6 and 9 are 15

4 and 6 are 10 9 and 6 are 15

6 and 5 are 11 6 and 10 are 16

10 and 6 are 16.

1. A farmer has 6 cows in one field, and 2 in another: how many cows in both fields?

*SOLUTION.–The farmer has 6 cows and 2 cows, which are 8 cows.*

2. James has 3 marbles in one pocket, and 6 in another: how many has he in both?

3. Francis had 6 cents, and Mary, 4 cents: how many cents had both?

4. There are 5 pigs in one pen, and 6 in another: how many pigs in both pens?

5. If you have 6 plums in each hand, how many plums will you have in both hands?

6. Lucy gave 7 cents to one poor man, and 6 cents to another: how many cents did she give to both?

7. A man had 6 horses, and bought 8 more: how many horses did he then have?

8. A lady traveled 9 miles by water, and 6 miles by land: how far did she travel?

9. How many are 10 days and 6 days?

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