Posted by **Justin** on Monday, November 26, 2012 at 8:30pm.

Please check my answer to see if I got it right. Thanks.

Braden has 1 hour of math homework to do. He spends 2/5 of this time complaining about how much he hates math, 1/3 of the total time looking for his calculator. How much time does Braden actually work on his math homework?

My answer:

1 hour = 60 min

2/5 x 60/1 = 120/5 = 24

60-24 = 36

1/3 x 36/1 = 36/3 = 12

36-12 = 24

He spends 24 min working on his math homework.

Am I right? If not can u pleese help me :)

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**Ms. Sue**, Monday, November 26, 2012 at 8:38pm
Right!

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**Justin**, Monday, November 26, 2012 at 8:39pm
Thank you :D

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**Ms. Sue**, Monday, November 26, 2012 at 8:41pm
You're welcome.

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