posted by *Thara* on .
The Black's assets are to be divided among their three children Josh, Sanjeev, and Alan in the ratio of 8 : 6 : 3. For full marks your answer(s) should be rounded to the nearest cent.
a) If Josh received $9,500 from the sale of securities, what amount should Alan receive?
b) What amount should Sanjeev receive from the sale of his parents' boat for $32,000?
Answer for (a)3,562.5
Answer for (b)11,294.12
i hope i gotthis right too:)
by the way if i want to round this to the nearest tenth how do i do it. 2.9474--> is it 2.9 or 3?:S
a. Right -- but rounding to the nearest cent makes it C$3,562.50
Rounding 2.9474 to the nearest tenth is 2.9
Thnx so much!!!
You're very welcome, Thara.