math

a teacher allows 5/6 of an hour to be spent on homework, she wants to spend 1/3 of that tome on math. how much time will be spent on math?

  1. 👍
  2. 👎
  3. 👁
  1. 1/3 * 5/6 = 5/18 of an hour

    5/18 * 60 = 300/18 = 16.66 or about 17 minutes

    1. 👍
    2. 👎
    👤
    Ms. Sue
  2. 5/6 of 60 minutes is 50 minutes.
    1/3 of 50 minutes is 1/6 of 100 minutes, or 16.66 minutes... the devil's 666 is in there lurking!

    Here's a question for you:
    If I add 5 + 5/4
    do I get the same amount or answer as when I multiply
    5 * 5/4?
    If not, why not? If so, why so?

    1. 👍
    2. 👎
  3. I dont know

    1. 👍
    2. 👎

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. math (cant figure it out)

    Grade 7 students were surveyed to determine how many hours per day they spent on various activities. Eating is 8%, homework is 8%, sleeping is 33%, TV is 13%, socializing 13%, and school is 25%. About how many hours per day

  2. Educational Technology

    1. Which of the following choices is a strategy that could help with time management? A. Spending most of the day on leisure activities. B. Doing homework in every spare moment. C. Cutting back on sleep. D. Creating a list of

  3. STATS MATH 1

    A nutritionist wants to determine how much time nationally people spend eating and drinking. Suppose for a random sample of 1065 people age 15 or older, the mean amount of time spent eating or drinking per day is 1.62 hours with a

  4. Algebra

    1. you and a friend balls for like a salad and a small drink. between the two of you, you have $8.00. A salad costs $2.49 and a small drink is $0.99. Can either of you have a second salad or a drink? assume there is no sales tax.

  1. Pre-Algebra

    Grade 7 students were surveyed to determine how many hours per day they spent on various activities. Eating is 8%, homework is 8%, sleeping is 33%, TV is 13%, socializing 13%, and school is 25%. About how many hours per day

  2. devi

    cheena spent 3/4 of her pocket money. she spend 1/2 of it on a book 1/6 on movie and rest on dress what amount she spend on dress

  3. Math

    In one hour, Ed used 2/5 of the time to complete his homework and 1/4 of the time to check his email. How much time did he spend completing his homework and checking email? Write your answer as a fraction. (Bonus: write the answer

  4. mah

    holly spend 7 and 3/5 hours in school each day. her lunch period is 1/2 hour long, and she spends a total of 7/10 hour switching rooms between classes.the rest of her day is spent in 6 classes that are all same length. how long is

  1. Math

    Macy spent 2hrs on homework she spent 1/4 of time working on math how much time did Macy spend on math homework

  2. Math

    In one hour, Ed used 2/5 of time to complete his homework and 1/4 of the time to check his email. How much time did he spend completing homework and checking email? Write answer as a fraction

  3. Math

    On Tuesday, Leslie spent 47 minutes on math homework, 39 minutes on science homework, 52 minutes on English homework, and 44 minutes on history homework. How much time did Leslie spend doing her homework on Tuesday?

  4. maths mixed fractions

    jack spends 1 2/3 as longer on his homework as Jill last week, Jill spent 5 1/2 hours doing homework How long did jack spend doing homework? The week before jack spent 24 ½ hours doing homework How long did jill spend doing

You can view more similar questions or ask a new question.