Posted by **Kate** on Monday, February 13, 2012 at 5:19pm.

your mother gave you $13.32 with which to buy a present.This covered 3/5 of the cost.how much did the present cost?

can someone please help me and also show me how to solve this?

- 6th grade math -
**Kate**, Monday, February 13, 2012 at 5:25pm
can someone please help me with this question?And can someone also teach me step by step how to solve this question???Please???

- 6th grade math -
**Ms. Sue**, Monday, February 13, 2012 at 5:26pm
(3/5)x = 13.32

Change 3/5 to its equivalent decimal.

0.6x = 13.32

x = 13.32 / 0.6

x = 22.20

- 6th grade math -
**Kate**, Monday, February 13, 2012 at 5:30pm
thank you

- 6th grade math -
**giovanna **, Sunday, February 19, 2012 at 9:32am
hi

## Answer This Question

## Related Questions

- math - Ashley needs $30 more in order to buy a concert ticket. she has saved ...
- 8TH GRADE MATH - thank you so much, ms sue! may i ask another question? If 6 oz ...
- algebra - You Found The perfect Chritmas present for your cousin . Macy's in ...
- Math - 7th grade (repost) - Can someone please help? I'm given a box and whisker...
- Math - equation is J=0.15h J=total cost, h=hats How much would it cost to buy 10...
- 6TH GRADE MATH - Tony and Alice are trying to reduce the amount of television ...
- ACCOUNTING HELP - Hello, I'm having trouble understanding Direct Cost, Overhead ...
- ACCOUNTING HELP - Hello, I'm having trouble understanding Direct Cost, Overhead ...
- math - you have to buy 100 animals. roosters cost 5.00, hens cost 1.00 and ...
- aig math(please answer) - 4 kg of apples and 1 kg of berries cost $5.75 ...

More Related Questions