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USED AT THE
Craminations for Admission to the Royal Military
Bookseller to the Queen.
ROYAL MILITARY COLLEGE, SANDHURST.
DISTRIBUTION OF MARKS.
Max. Marks. Obligatory Portion (in both papers) .... 1,200 Voluntary Portion (in both papers) .... 2,400
Total ..... 3,600 Part of the Obligatory Portion, and part of the Voluntary, are
given in each of the papers (morning and afternoon). Of the 1,200 marks allotted to the Obligatory Questions, 400
will be required for qualification, of which, at least 200 must be obtained in Arithmetic.
Arithmetic. 1. Subtract two-thirds of 2521. 16s. 6d. from the half of 368l. 78. 4d., and multiply the remainder by 29.
2. Find, by the rule of practice, the cost of 5 cwt. 2 qrs. 15 lbs. of goods at 271. for 1 cwt.
3. If in a camp 12 men occupy one tent, and each tent costs 31. 178. 6d., what will be the cost of providing tents for 9,600 men at the same rate.