# Mat

posted by .

Eduardo owned 6/7 of a family business. He sold 1/5 of the business to his son. What portion of the business does he still own?

Is this correct

6/7 - 1/5 =

30/35-7/35=23/35

• Mat -

yes, if he sold 1/5 of the whole business, not just the 6/7 he owned.

• Mat -

Yes, that is correct.

## Similar Questions

1. ### math problem check

would some one please see if I am correct with these problems 1.Add. write the answer in simpliest form. 3/11 + 9/11 + 1/11= 13/11= 1 1/2 2. Subtract write the answer in lowest term. 19/24 - 7/24= 12/24 = 1/2 3. Victor owned 9/10 of …
2. ### Math

Tina owned 4/5 of the family business. She sold 1/2 of the business to her son. What portion of the business does she still own?
3. ### Math

Eduardo owened 6/7 of a family business. He sold 1/5 of the business to his son. What portion of the business does he still own?

5. ### Math - double check me

Kristi joggfed for 3/5 of an hour, swam for 1/2 of an hour, and rode her bicycle for 3/4 of an hour. How long did she exercise?
6. ### gemotry

Eduardo owned 6/7 of a family business. He sold 1/5 of the business to his son. wat portion of the business does he still own
7. ### math

Eduardo owned of a family business. He sold of the business to his son. What portion of the business does he still own?
8. ### math

Eduando owned 6/7 of a family business. he sold 1/5 of the business to his son. What portion of the business does he still own?
9. ### math

edwardo owned 6/7 of a family business. He sold 1/5 of the business to his son. What portion of the business does he still own/
10. ### math

edurado owned 6/7 of a family business. he sold 1/5 of the business to his son what portion of the business does he still own?

More Similar Questions