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?

5th grade Math  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

5th grade Math  Quinn, Monday, February 15, 2010 at 10:33pm
Thank You! Right now we're learning percent equations. Yeah! (:

5th grade Math  Ms. Sue, Monday, February 15, 2010 at 10:45pm
You're welcome.

5th grade Math  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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