Math on time
posted by Jake .
Trying to understand how to solve this?
Paige spends 1 hour on her homework. She spends equal amounts of time on all subjects. If Paige spends ½ hour on Spanish, how many subjects does she study?

Math on time 
bobpursley
Because there are two half hours in one hour, I bet she has two subjects.
Numbersubjects=totaltime/timeeach 
Math on time 
Damon
she only has half an hour left after Spanish so 2 subjects is all

Math on time 
Jake
thank

Math on time 
Clara
So we know that Paige spends an equal amount of time on each subject. We also know that she studies Spanish for a half hour or 30 minutes. So what the question is really asking you is how many increments of 30 minutes are in a hour or 60 minutes. So what's 30/60?

Math on time 
joselyn
15/2
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