math

Francesca had spent 1/2 of her money in shop A and 3/4 of what she had left in shop b. She then had 4.75euro. How much money was her money had she in the beginning?

1. 👍 0
2. 👎 0
3. 👁 221
1. .5x - .75(.5x) = 4.75

Solve for x.

1. 👍 0
2. 👎 0

1. 👍 0
2. 👎 0

Similar Questions

1. Math

a girl spent 1/5 of her pocket money on sweets and 2/3 on toys. what fraction of her money did she spent? what fraction has she left

2. math

sheila spent one-sixth of her money in one store. in the next store, she spent three times as she spent in first store, and had 80.00 left. how much money did she have at the start?

3. Math

The Mall: My sister likes to go shopping. Yesterday she borrowed a wad of money from Mom and went to the mall. She began her excursion by spending \$18 on a new CD. Then she spent half her remaining money on a new dress. Then she

4. math

Tierra, Nico, and Alex had \$865 altogether. Tierra spent 2/5 of her money. Nico spent \$40,and Alex spent twice as much as Tierra. If the three had the same amount of money left, how much money did alex have in the begging?

1. Math

A woman spent 1/3 of her money at the market,1/4 at the chemist's,1/6 at the electrical shop and had #555 left. How much money did she have to start with?

2. Math

Ronnel spent 1/5 of his money to buy food. He then spent 1/4 of the remaining money to buy magazine. If he had ₱360.00 left in his wallet, how much money did he have at first?

3. math

a girl spent 1/4 of her money on taxi fare and 2/3 of the remaining on drink. what original amount of money was (a) spent (b) left

4. Math

Ronnel spent 1/5 of his money to buy a food. He spent 1/4 of the remaining money to buy a magazine.If he had 360 pesos left in his wallet, how much money did he have at first?

1. math

a boy spent 2/5 of his money on sweets and 1/3 on records. what fraction of his money did he spent? what fraction of his money did he have remaining.

2. kempston

i spent 1/4 of my money in one shop and 1/3 of my money in another shop. what fraction was left?

3. Math

A merchant visited 3 fairs. At the first, he doubled his money and spent \$30; at the second he tripled his money and spent \$54; at the third, he quadrupled his money and spent \$72, and then had \$48 left. How much money had he at

4. Math

laura spent 20 percent of her money on a dress. she spent 2/5 of the remainder on a book. she had \$72 left. how much money did she have at first?