Wednesday

July 23, 2014

July 23, 2014

Posted by **cindy** on Sunday, February 17, 2008 at 1:15am.

- Find the amount of water collected as a fraction of a full tank.

- maths -
**drwls**, Sunday, February 17, 2008 at 5:59am4/5 - 1/2 = 8/10 - 5/10

= 3/10 = fraction added by rain

- maths -
**alexis**, Sunday, February 17, 2008 at 11:23amhelp math

- maths -
- maths -
**Guido**, Sunday, February 17, 2008 at 10:59amThe word half = 1/2.

Four fifths = 4/5.

To find the answer, we subtract 1/2 from 4/5.

Now:

1/2 = 50

4/5 = 80

80 - 50 = 30

30 = 3/10

Done!

**Related Questions**

Calculus - An inverted conical tank is 3m tall and 1m in diameter at its widest...

Calculus - An inverted conical tank is 3m tall and 1m in diameter at its widest ...

Calculus - An inverted conical tank is 3m tall and 1m in diameter at its widest...

arithmetic - The pet shop owner told jean to fill the new fish tank 3/4 full of ...

solid mensuration - Find the volume of water in the horizontal tank if it is 7/...

Maths - 13. The pet shop owner told Jean to fill her new fish tank 3/4 full with...

maths - 3.An 1145 L tank contains 295 L of water and is being filled with brine ...

Physics - A meter stick lies on the bottom of a 100 cm long tank with its zero ...

math - a water tank is 3/5 full. the tank hold 90 gallons when full. how many ...

PRE-Algebra - Water tank A has a capacity of 550 gallons and is 66% full. Water...