Posted by **Quinn ** on Monday, February 15, 2010 at 10:12pm.

the food budget for each month is $540 which is 15% of their household income What is their household income? How?

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**Ms. Sue**, Monday, February 15, 2010 at 10:16pm
I don't know that this is 5th grade math -- but here's one way to find the answer.

Let x = the household income.

0.15x = 540

x = 540/0.15

x = 3600

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**Quinn **, Monday, February 15, 2010 at 10:33pm
Thank You! Right now we're learning percent equations. Yeah! (:

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**Ms. Sue**, Monday, February 15, 2010 at 10:45pm
You're welcome.

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**victoria**, Wednesday, February 17, 2010 at 7:11pm
what are three equivalent fractions for 1/8, 7/10, and 11/12

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