# math

Glenda wrote 1/7 of her paper on Monday, 1/14 of her paper on Tuesday, and 2/28 of her paper on Wednesday. She said she wrote more than half of her paper. Is she correct? why or why not?

1. 👍 0
2. 👎 0
3. 👁 153
1. ( 1 / 7 ) * 4 / 4 = 4 / 28

( 1 / 14 ) * 2 / 2 = 2 / 28

1 / 7 + 1 / 14 + 2 / 28 =

4 / 28 + 2 / 28 + 2 / 28 =

8 / 28 =

4 * 2 / ( 4 * 7 ) =

2 / 7 = 0. 2857 = 28.57 %

She wrote less than half of her paper becouse :

1 / 2 = 50 %

1. 👍 0
2. 👎 0
posted by Bosnian

## Similar Questions

1. ### math

glenda wrote 1/7 of her paper on Monday,1/14 of her paper on tuesday,and 2/28 of her paper on wednesday.she said she wrote more than half of her paper,is she correct?why or why not?

asked by bebe on January 18, 2012
2. ### Math

Glenda wrote 1/7 of her paper on Monday, 1/14 of her paper on Tuesday, and 2.28 of her paper on Wednesday. She said she wrote more than half of her paper. Is she correct? Why or why not?

asked by Maya on January 26, 2012
3. ### Math

Glenda wrote 1/7 of her paper on Monday, 1/14 of her paper on Tuesday, and 2/28 of her paper on Wednesday. She said she wrote more than half of her paper. Is she correct? Why or why not?

asked by Maya on January 26, 2012
4. ### word problem(algebra)

on monday,Linus made 5k paper cranes&gave 2k paper cranes to his friends.on tuesday,he made another 4k paper cranes.his friend gave him 5 paper cranes.how many paper cranes does he have now in terms of k? Help me please !

asked by kimi on September 23, 2011
5. ### Algebra

On Monday, Linus made 5k paper cranes and gave 2k paper cranes to his friends. On Tuesday, he made another 4k paper cranes. His friend gave him 5 paper cranes. How many paper cranes does he have now in terms ok k?

asked by MIchael on January 11, 2016
6. ### AP English 11

I have to write a paper for english, i keep getting bad grades and i use the paper rater sight always to make sure i do my best. it shows i get a 95 and my teacher gives me 30-20 points less and i don't under stand what im doing

asked by Stephanie on February 18, 2013
7. ### AP English 11

I have to write a paper for english, i keep getting bad grades and i use the paper rater sight always to make sure i do my best. it shows i get a 95 and my teacher gives me 30-20 points less and i don't under stand what im doing

asked by Stephanie on February 17, 2013
8. ### history

When did people stop using parchment and start using paper? These sites will give you the history of paper: (Broken Link Removed) http://inventors.about.com/library/inventors/blpapermaking.htm I'm not really sure as to the answer.

asked by Elizabeth on March 23, 2007
9. ### English

Is it self plagerism if I take the same argument or main idea from a paper that I wrote last semester and use that same principle/argument/main idea/thesis in another paper for the next semester if it's is completely rewritten

asked by Jhon on December 27, 2011
10. ### English

Can somesome read this for me and give me any feedback that's necessary. The first paper that I wrote was a narration paper this paper deals with joining a series of events within the first paper that I wrote I walk you through

asked by DD on November 23, 2007

More Similar Questions