Posted by Jessica on Friday, September 25, 2009 at 5:04pm.
The question is :
Jason took 3/8 of his savings on a shopping trip. He used 1/4 of the money to buy a new coat. What fraction of his savings did he spend on the coat?
My answer is 3/28. Am I correct?

Grade 8 math urgent  DrBob222, Friday, September 25, 2009 at 5:15pm
Refer to your problem above.
Jason spent 1/4 of what he had which is 3/8 so 1/4 of 3/8 =