Fractions of Money b

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school of the nation

Marie gets \$500 pocket money each day,she spends \$300 each day. Write fractions to show the money spent and money left: (1) at the end of 1 day (2) at the end of 1 week

math fractions

Sherry spent 1/5 of her money on school supplies and 3/8 of the remainder on a CD player. She had \$25 left. How much money did she have at first? do not use algebra

fractions

Harry spent one third of his money on a hat, 1/6 of his money on socks, and \$12.00 on a tie. How much did Harry spend?

Math grade 6, Fractions

Jenny and Phillip had \$360 altogether.After Philip had given Jenny 2/5 of his money, Jenny had the same amount of money as Philip.How much money did Philip have at first?

math (fractions)

Three people share a sum of money. The first receives 2/7 and the second receives a 2/5 share of the money. What fracion does the third receive?

Math/ ratios/ Fractions/ Singapore Math

Holly and Ross had a total of \$60. After holly spent 1/4 of her money and Ross spent \$5, the ratio of Holly's money became 1:2. How much more money did Ross have at the beginning?

Math / Fractions

I have 3 mixed fractions 2 1/4 , 1 1/2 , 3 5/8 Now I already turned them into improper fractions. 9/4 , 3/2 , 29/8 But I'm a little confused on how to get the common denominator.. Is it 8? or do I multiply their factors?

math -fractions

ordering fractions 1/2,7/8,9/10,1/3,3/5,1/4 write the above fractions in order.

Algebra 1-Fractions

Or, eliminating fractions, I should say. So, I need some help. See, I am really not a big fan of fractions. But I need to eliminate fractions to do a math problem. First one is 1/2-x=3/8. I know how to find LCD, then multiply both sides, distributive property, etc etc. But ...

math fractions

ADAM WANTS TO COMPARE THE FRACTIONS 3/12,1/6,AND1/3.HE WANTS TO ORDER THEM FROM LEAST TO GREATEST AND REWRITE THEM SO THEY ALL HAVE THE SAME DENOMINATOR?EXPLAIN HOW ADAM CAN REWRITE THE FRACTIONS?If anyone could helpme explain this to my 4 th grader.i am really bad with fractions

Fractions

I spent 3/5 of my pocket money and had \$20 left. what did I have at first

math!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

( egyptian fractions are fractions where the numerator can only be one) find two egyptian fractions where when added together it equalls 11/32

Algebra 1

c. multiplying x/6-5/8=4 by 6 did not eliminate all the fractions/ What could you have multiplied to get rid of all the fractions? Explain how you got your answer and write the equivelent equation that has no fractions. HELP ME PLEASE!!!!!!! I don't understand this.

Fractions

Kathy had 40 dollars. She gave Jared 3/4 of it .How much money did she have left?

Binomial

Help me on this one :( Express y= (7-3x-x^2)/[((1-x)^2)(2+x)] in partial fractions. Hence, prove that if x^3 and higher powers of x may be neglected, then y=(1/8)(28+30x+41x^2) I did the first part of expressing it in partial fractions. (Since it's very difficult to type out ...

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Separate the fractions 2/6,2/5,6/13,1/25,7/8and 9/29into two categories: those that can be written as a terminating decimal and those that cannot. Write an explanation of how you made your decisions. b. Form a conjecture about which fractions can be expressed as terminating ...

Math

Shelly and Marcom are selling popcorn for their music club. Each of them received a case of popcorn to sell. Shelly has sold 7/8 of her case and Marcon has sold 5/6 of his case. Which of the following explains how to find the portion of popcorn they have sold together? A.Add ...

fractions

the sum of two fractions is 7/12. therre difference is 1/12. they have the same denominators. what are the two fractions?

English

Why do you save money? 1. I save money to buy a fancy bike. 2. I save money to buy the MS Office program. 3. I save money to buy a Samsung galaxy 5. 4. I save money to please my parents, for they like me to save money. 5. I save money to buy a new coat. 6. I save money to ...

CHEMISTRY

during column chromatography, if four fractions are done, how do we know what is in each beaker and why. I know that beakers 1 and 3 will contain the majority of the fractions being separated but what about beakers 2 and 4. How do we know that they are the residues of the ...

Math

Frank teacher was teaching the class about fractions. She posted the fractions 1/7 and 3/9 on the board. Frank was supposed to answer what the least common multiple of the two fractions was. What did he answer? Help

math

: Fractions are an important part of your daily lives. Describe some practical applications for fractions in your daily life and some challenges that you have experienced regarding the use of fractions.

maths

Can someone please help me with solving this equation (I don't know how to do it with the fractions) 1/3 x1^-2/3 . x2^2/3 -------------------- 2/3 x1^1/3 . x2^-1/3 how do I cancel out some of the terms and reduce it down so that Im left with x2 on top and x1 on bottom?? And ...

4th grade math fractions

can anyone please answer and explain this A little monkey had 75 peaches. Each day, he kept a fraction of his peaches, gave the rest away, and then ate one. These are the fractions he decided to keep: 1/2,1/4,3/4,3/5,5/6,11/15 In which order did he use the fractions so that he...

division of fractions

Division of fractions is sometimes said to be multiplication of inverses. Elaborate with an explanation and example. If you have a/b divided by c/d this is the same as a/b * d/c If e.g., we have 2/3 divided by 7/9 then we have 2/3 * 9/7 = 6/7 When dividing fractions the rule ...

math,algebra

what is the difference and similarities if solving an equation with varibles in the equation if it had 1 or 2 or even 3 variables? Here is one: Money left in Wallet= money earned + money found - money lost - money spent. I don't understand? can you please explain...

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0k i don't know the answer for these percents, decimals, and fractions. You have to change decimals to percents, fractions to decimals, and percents to fractions. 0.23 3/100 32 1/2% 0.25 3/5 75% 1/8 0.835 10% 95% 4% 120% 0.3333.... 1.05 1/6 If you can please help me anyone =\

Math

There are two fractions that are given. The two fractions are 3/12 and 7/12.what answer so you come up with if you were to add these two fractions together? Would my answer be 10/12.

Math Fractions

What is the first step to adding multiple fractions (3) with differenct denominators?

math

rounding fractions to 0, 0.5, or 1. where would 0.599 lay? Can you round fractions down?

KUAI HELP!

4/75, 2r/25, r/125 -1/x, 2/xy, x/y 1/a, 1/b write fractions as equivalent fractions with the least common denominator

math

A certain sum of money was shared among 3 friends, A, B, and C. A received 3/7 of the money, and B got 2/3 as much as A. C received \$49 less than A. a) Find the ratio of B’s money to C’s money. b) How much money did C receive?

Math- Fractions

I know this seems easy, but i stink at fractions. What is .105 as a fraction?

math

how to you compare 8 fractions with different denominators including improper fractions?

Math

If Im naming fractions are these fractions in the right order from least to greatest? 1/4 1/3 1/2?

fractions

list the fractions 1/4,3/8,2/6 in order from least to greatest writen in 8ths.

fractions

ok, i'm having problems figuring out how to add these fractions, here's an example: 5 7/16-4 1/19-9 3/17 = ? pleeeez help!!!!!

rewrite each pair of fractions as equivalent fractions with a common denominator? 2/3, 3/4

Math fractions

use multiplication to write three fractions equivalent to each given fraction. 1. 2/3 2. 3/5 3. 5/8 4. 9/10

Math

What formula to use when finding patterns of sum of unit fractions #egyptian fractions

Math

please explian this not sure about fractions thanks :) 1/3, 5/6 , and 3/8 = add the fractions reduce to loewst terms

What is the best way to add fractions and reduced them to the lowest terms example 3/8+1/3+5/6

math

Help! These are fractions, so bear with me: -5/8 x= -9/10 Solve with the multiplicaation principle. How do I do this? The fractions throw me off every time!!!

math

Help! These are fractions, so bear with me: -5/8 x= -9/10 Solve with the multiplicaation principle. How do I do this? The fractions throw me off every time!!!

ordering numbers fractions

find equivalent fractions with a common denominator and order from least to greatest 3/42,5/6,7/21?

math

what is x? x + 2 11/14 = 5 13/21 basically, i want to know the formula to finding x. i tried to change the fractions to eqivalent fractions... any other ways?

math

Rename percent as fractions and fractions as percents. 1/10 40% 66 2/3% 8/4 125% 2/25

algebra

how to find scale factor of fractions also with fractions in them

Name 2 fractions that are equivalent to 3 4th

fractions

What are some helpful hints or tips about fractions?

math

rewrite each pair of unlike fractions as like fractions

Math

How do I convert improper fractions into proper fractions?

Algebra: HELP

Solve for x: x + 6 = 5(2x - 2) Answers to choose from, these are all fractions. A. 8/9 B. 16/9 C. -4/9 D. -14/9 Can someone please help me with this because when I saw the fractions I completely freaked!

math

take the fractions below, write them in their simplest form, then come up with three equivalent fractions for each: A. 88/100 B. 24/30 C. 55/88

math

how do you estimate fractions with different denominators on a number line quickly? including mixed and improper fractions 4/7 8/9 3/2 1/3 1/2 5/8 9/11

Math

Everett is reading a book for his language arts class. He read 1/3 of the book on Saturday, 3/8 of the book on Sunday and 1/4 of the book on Monday. Which procedure can Everett use to find the total fraction of the book he has read? A.Write the equivalent fractions using a ...

math

how do you order fractions while estimating with different denominators including mixed numbers and improper fractions quickly?

Math

How to add fractions Adding fractions is simple look at the example below. 4 2 - + - = 4+2=6 and you keep the 8 8 denominator the same so the answer is 6 - 8

Maths Fractions

write two equilvalent fractions for 3/15.

fractions

write the following fractions in increasing order 45/44 5/4/and 8/13

fractions

what is the best way to help someone who was strugging with fractions?

Math

The sum of two fractions is 1 1/2. Their difference is 5/12. What are the fractions?

math

how do i convert fractions to decimals and fractions to percents?

math

How do you change these fractions into equivalent fractions: 3/8, 1/3, 5/9, 2/5

math

a. Separate the fractions; 2/6, 2/5, 6/13, 1/25, 7/8, and 9/29 into two categories; those that can be written as a terminating decimal and those that cannot. Write an explanation of how you made your decision. b. orm a conjecture about which ractions can be expressed as ...

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Is it always necessary to have a common denominator to add and subtract fractions? Why? What about multiplication and division with fractions?

math

how you multoply 5 2/7 x 5/8 x 3 1/2 write the answer in simplest form First of all you have to change all mixed fractions to improper fractions, mixed fractions are useless in calculations. Then multiply your numerators together and multiply your denominators together. Check ...

Math fractions

Nata spent \$28 on 2 DVDs. At this rate, how much would 5 DVDs cost? At what rate did she spend her money?

fractions

Sam saved 4/7 of his paycheck and spent 2/5 of the remaining money. He was then left with \$9. What was the original value of Sam's paycheck?

math

show how to simplify before you multiply 3 1/2 x 2 2/7 4445456743+38067738476= change both mixed fractions to "improper" fractions 3 1/2 x 2 2/7 = 7/2 x 16/7 =8 (after you cancel)

math

i am having to add, subtract, multiplication and division on fractions. whloe numbers with fraction. My question is that i do not know how to do fractions at all and i need some help

Math

Prompt. Use equivalent fractions to order therse fractions from least to greatest: 2/3,1/2, 4/12, 5/6. Explain the steps you took to find your answer.

math

-8 2/3 - -5 1/3 How would you set up? Go here and scroll to 4 http://www.themathpage.com/ARITH/add-fractions-subtract-fractions-1.htm the answer would be -3 1/3

Social Studies

1) How does money differ from barter? A: Money is mostly important as a way to get goods and services B: Money is used to exchange goods and services C: Money has value only because people agree that it does **** D: Money has been used for thousands of years.

Social Studies

1) How does money differ from barter? A: Money is mostly important as a way to get goods and services B: Money is used to exchange goods and services C: Money has value only because people agree that it does **** D: Money has been used for thousands of years.

math

7 1/6 - 6 4/6 = ? could you please show me the steps to do this problem? thank you, ryan 7 1/6 = 6 7/6 - 6 4/6 = -6 4/6 ------- 3/6 = 1/2 mixed fractions are useless in calculations so the first thing you have to do is change them to improper fractions 7 1/6 + 6 4/6 =43/6 + 40...

math

Describe some practical applications for fractions in your daily life. What are the challenges you have experienced regarding the use of fractions? Explain your answers.

Math

Describe some practical applications for fractions in your daily life. What are the challenges you have experienced regarding the use of fractions? Explain your answers.

fractions

How do i add two negative fractions?

equivalnet fractions

what are two equivalent fractions for 5/15?

fractions

ordering fractions least to greatest 3/7 1/9 2/3

Math - fractions

Name 2 fractions between 1/2 and 5/7

Math - fractions

Name 4 fractions between 1/2 and 5/7

Maths

Grace spent 1/8of her money on popcorn and 1/4 of her money on a drink. 1.IF THE drink cost€1.32,how much money had she altogether 2.what fraction of her money did she spend? 3.how much money had she left?

math 1350

If the following fractions are arranged from smallest to largest, then which fraction would be in the middle? Explain. Show all work using fractions(NOT DECIMALS). 2/3, 4/5, 3/7, 5/9, 3/4

Maths/Algebra

Samantha went shopping and spent half her money on a T-shirt and a third of her money on a scarf. She returned with \$15. How much money did she have to begin with? My working out: s = money to begin with s - 1/2 s - 1/3 = 15

Maths

Swarna gave 1/4 of her pocket money to her brother. Out of the remaining money she spent 1/3 for buying a book and 1/6 for watching a movie. She donated the rest of the money for charity. What fraction of her pocket money did she donate?

elementary math

I am going to be a teacher one day. I need help explaining this: A student asks whether it is easier to add fractions or multiply fractions. What my respone should be?

Math

Convert these unlike fractions to equivalent like fractions and add them. You must use the LCD to get the answer correct. If possible, reduce the final sum. 1/7 = ?/? + 3/14 = ?/? __________ ? - ??

If the real money demand is greater than the real money supply, interest rates must rise to reach equilibrium in the money market as institutions sell bonds to obtain more money.

math/fractions

Ok one more question. I had this problem: Kristi jogged for 3/5 of an hour, swam for 1/2 of an hour, and rode her bicycle for 3/4 of an hour. How long did she exercise? I took it to mean you had to add all the fractions together. So I found the lcd of all three numbers which ...

math,(fraction)

Susan had some money. she spent one-sixth of her money on Saturday.on Sunday,she spent one-half of the remaining money and gave \$20 to her niece. she spent the rest of her money at an average of \$15 for the next 5days.how much money did Susan have at first?

Geometry

Write an equation of a line in slope intercept form that is parallel to y = 3x+6 and passes through the point (-10, 2.5). Do not use spaces and enter fractions as improper reduced fractions when needed.

Economics

1. Why is representative money more useful than commodity money? B. Representative money has value because the government says it does. C. Representative money exists in unlimited supply, so more people use it. D. Representative money is portable, durable, divisible, and ...

calculus

Every month, a girl gets allowance. Assume last year she had no money, and kept it up to now. Then she spends 1/2 of her money on clothes, then 1/3 of the remaining money on games, and then 1/4 of the remaining money on toys. After she bought all of that, she had \$7777 left. ...

A man has a basket of eggs. He wants to cross a toll bridge but has no money. The first toll collector says he will let the man pass if he gives him half of his eggs and half an egg. When he gets to the next toll collector he still has no money. Again the toll collector says ...

English

1. Will you lend me some money? 2. He lent me some money. 3. Can I borrow you some money? 4. Can I borrow some money from you? 5. I borrowed some money from him. 6. He borrowed some money from me. (Are the sentences grammatical? Would you like to check them?)

algebra

find the L.C.D of each of the following and groups of fractions and then express the fractions of each group in terms of the L.C.D of that group... please show work 1\2,3\4,11\16 2\3,1\8,5\12

Decimal fractions

What is the simplest way of defining the phrase "decimal fractions?" A simple definition for my 4th grade class. Thanks alot.

math

find two fractions with a sum that is greater than 1.6 but less than 1.9. write your fractions in simplest form and compute their exact sum.