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If i spent 3 hours in homework and of that time 1/3 on math and 1/5 on science, what method could i use to solve this problem?????????

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asked by Brittney
  1. (1/3) * 3 = 3/3 = 1 hour
    (1/5) * 3 = 3/5

    1 + 3/5 = 1 3/5 hour = 1 hour and 36 minutes

    posted by Ms. Sue

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