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A water tank can hold 56 1/4 litres of water .How much water is contained if it is 8/15 full?

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Multiply ~

8/15 * 225/4

What do you get?

• arithmetic -

56 + 1 / 4 =

4 * 56 / 4 + 1 / 4 =

224 + 1 / 4 =

225 / 4 liter

225 / 4 * ( 8 / 15 ) =

8 * 225 / ( 4 * 15 ) =

1800 / 60 = 30 litres

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