Posted by **Dale** on Sunday, January 15, 2012 at 9:27am.

The sum of the numerator and denominator of a fraction is 17. If 3 is added to the numerator, the value of the fraction will be 1. What is the fraction? Explain your workings.

## Answer This Question

## Related Questions

- Mathematics - The sum of the numerator and denominator of a fraction is 17. If 3...
- Maths - When the numerator and denominator of a fraction are each increased by 5...
- Math - The numerator of a fraction is two less than its denominator. When both ...
- maths - the numerator and denominator of a fraction are in the ratio 3:2 if 3 is...
- math - the numerator of a fraction is 3 less than the numerator.If half of the ...
- algebra - The denominator of a fraction is 12 more than the numerator. If 16 is ...
- St.george high school - The numerator of a fraction is 8 less than the ...
- mathematics - a fraction is such that the denominator exceeds the numerator by 3...
- Math-Algebra - The numerator of a fraction is 3 less than the denominator. If 5 ...
- MATH - the numerator of a fraction is one-half the denominator! If the numerator...

More Related Questions