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Josie spent 4/7 of the money in her purse on some books, and the rest of the money on 18 markers. Each marker cost $1.20. How much money was in Josie's purse to begin with ?

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  1. Math

    Josie spent 4/7 of the money in her purse on some books, and the rest of the money on 18 markers. Each marker cost $1.20. How much money was in Josie's purse to begin with ?
  2. MATHS

    Stacey spent 1/ 6 of her money on a purse and 7/12 more money on a bag than on the purse. What fraction of her money did she spend?
  3. Help !

    Lucas had some money. He spent $55 on some files, 1/6 of the money on some books and 1/10 of the remaining money on stationery. He saved the rest of the money. If he saves $90, (a) how much money did he have at first? (b) what fraction of his money did he
  4. Math

    Write an equation you could use to solve each problem. Solve each equation by systematic trial. Josie had only nickels in her purse. The value of the coins was 80 cents. How many nickels were in Josie's purse?
  5. math

    sabina had $200 she spent 3/5 on clothes and 3/4 of the reminder on books. she saved the rest. what fraction of her money did she spend on books. how much did she spend on books and clothes altogether. what fracion of her money didnshe save
  6. Math

    Tuku spent 1/3 of his mpney on school uniforms, 1/4 on books, 2/3 og the remainder on food and saved the rest. What total fraction of his money did he save and spend on books?
  7. English

    1. Most of the money is spent to buy books. 2. Most of the money is used to buy books. 3. Most of the time was spent riding a bike. 4. Most of the water is spoiled. 5. Most of the playground is muddy. 6. Most of the apple was eaten by the kid.
  8. 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
  9. math

    the purse of your dreams is rightin front of you.you have some money and you notice the tag on the purse says $400.the clerk says if you buy cash right now you can take the purse for 12.05%less.how much money will you p[ay cash? a)$49.00 b)$48.00 c)$52.00
  10. Mathematics

    Atrader has shs 250000. He buys boxes of books at shs 25000 each and boxes of candles at shs 10000 each. The money spent on books is at least shs 50000 more than that spent on candles. He buys at least 5 boxes of books and at least 7 boxes of candles . a)
  11. math

    Fred was given some pocket money. He spent 1/3 of his money to buy games and saved 2/3 of the remainder. He used the rest of the money on food. If he spent $120 altogether, how much did he save?
  12. Fraction

    Jason spent 1/4 of his money and an additional $10 on some books. He then spent 2/5 of the remaining money and an additional $8 on some DVD’s. If he was left with $130, how much money did he have at first?
  13. math

    Bella spent 4/7 of her money on a dictionary and 3 identical books. She spent 1/6 of the remainder on a journal that cost $7. How much did she spend on the dictionary and 3 books? If 3/8 of the cost of the dictionary was the same as 1/2 of the total cost
  14. math

    the purse of your dreams is right in front of you.the tag on the purse says $400.the clerk say if you buy the purse cash roght now she will give it to you for 12.5%less.how much money will you save if you pay cash? a)49.00 b)48.00 c)52.00 d)50.00
  15. English

    1. He spent much money on clothes. 2. He spent too much money in buying books. 3. He spends lots of money traveling to many countries. 4. He spends plenty of time watching TV. 5. He spent a lot of time in buying items in the department store. Are all
  16. math

    Sharon spent $2 on a magazine; then she spent half of the rest of her money on shoes. She spent half of her remaining money on lunch. She has $12 left. How much money did sharon start with?
  17. Math

    Josie and her brother, Sean both have a job after school. For every $5.50 that Josie earns, her brother earns $6.50. On Tuesday, they earned a totoal of $30.00. How much money did Josie earn? How much did her brother earn?
  18. Math

    Mr Lee spent 1/12 of his money on a.belt and 1/4 of it on books. He had $240 left. How much did he spend on the books?
  19. math

    Snow spent 5/8 of her money on books and another 1/6 of her money on stationeries. What fraction of Kathy’s money was left?
  20. Statistics

    Suppose we would like to estimate the mean amount of money spent on books by students in the fall semester. We have the following data from 400 randomly selected students: mean=$205 and s=$40. Assume that the amount spent on books by students is normally
  21. math

    hi, how are you i am in 5th grade and i want to ask you how i do this listen: matt had $40. he spent $10 on books and $14 on markers.what fraction of his money did he spent?
  22. ELA

    Which revision changes this sentence from passive voice to active voice? While Jessica hurried down the crowded sidewalk, the money was stolen right out of her purse. A) While the sidewalk was crowded, Jessica had her money stolen by a thief right out of
  23. Can help me. Thank you

    John had a sum of money. He spent $132 on a computer software and 3/4 of his remaining money on 5 indentical books. The amount he had left wa equal to 1/6 of his money. How much did each book cost?
  24. Algebra

    Sharon Spent $2 on a magazine; then she spent half of the rest of her money on shoes. She spent half of her remaining money on lunch. She has $12 left. How much did Sharon start with? X= X+2+(a÷2)+(b÷2)+12 Thats correct?
  25. Algebra

    Sharon Spent $2 on a magazine; then she spent half of the rest of her money on shoes. She spent half of her remaining money on lunch. She has $12 left. How much did Sharon start with? X= X+2+(a÷2)+(b÷2)+12 Thats correct?
  26. 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 the start?
  27. Fractions

    Angela spent 3/8 of her money on 3 books and 9 pens. The cost of each book is 4 times the cost of each pen. She bought some more books with 4/7 of her remaining money. (a) How many pens can Angela buy with 3/8 of her money? (b) How many books did Angela
  28. Math

    adeline spent 5/8 her money on books and 1/2 of the remainder on food. what percentage of her money had she ledt?
  29. Algebra, Fraction

    David spent 5/12 of his money on some books and Mary spent 3/4 of her money on some files. After paying for their purchases, they had an equal amount of money left. If David had $52.50 left, what was the total amount of money David and Mary had at first?
  30. Maths

    Esha spent 4/7of her money on carnival customs 2/5on bus and the rest at her school show what fraction of her money was spent at the show
  31. math

    please can anyone help me to gget the answer of this question,please help me solve thie word problem below is the question......Snow spent 5/8 of her money on books and another 1/6 of her money on stationeries. What fraction of Kathy’s money was left?
  32. maths.

    Alice spent some money on 60 stamps of two different values. The values of stamps could be 5-cents, 10-cents,20-cents and 30-cents. The total amount of money he spent was between $5 and $10. 2/5 of the tamps cost 4/3 times as much as the rest of the
  33. algebra

    Samina spent 1/8 of her money to buy books, 1/5 in purchasing clothes and 1/10 on charity. If she still had Rs 15, more than half of her money, find the amount she had originally.
  34. Math

    Julian spends a fourth of his allowance on books. If he buys 2 books for the same amount of money, what fraction of his allowance is spent on each book?
  35. math

    A trader has shs 250,000,he buys boxes of books at shs 25000 each and boxes of candles at shs 10,000 each,the money spent on books is atleast shs50000 morethan that spent on candles,he buys atleast 5boxes of books and atleast 7boxes of candles.Write down 4
  36. math

    A woman goes to a store that sells used books and spends half of her money on books. Each day, she returns to the store and again spends half of her remaining money on books because she does not want to spend all of her money in one day. When she no longer
  37. mathematics

    Miss Jessica went to the supermarket with a sum of money. She spent 1/2 of her money plus $12 on a cake. She then spent 1/2 of the remaining money plus $7 on drinks. Finally, she spent 1/2 of what was left plus $3.50 on fruits and was left with $6.20. How
  38. MATHEMATICS

    ESTHER SPENT 1/6 OF HER MONEY ON BOOKS,1/2 ON HER PAIR OF SHOES AND SAVED THE REST. ESTHER SAVED $56. HOW MUCH DID SHE HAVE AT FIRST?
  39. math

    Tom had some money. He spent $330 on books and 3/5 of the remainder on toys. After that, he had 1/4 as much money as he had first. How much money did Tom has left?
  40. Math Help

    Ivan spent 1/4 of his money on a watch. He spent 2/5 of the remainder on 3 Identical shirts and saved the rest. (a) What fraction of Ivan's money was pent on the 3 shirts? (b) The watch cost $120 more than one shirt. How much money dld Ivan save?
  41. 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 spent $11 on lunch. Then
  42. mathematics

    James spent 1/5 of his money on a pair of shoes and 1/10 on a book. He saved 2/7 of the remaining money and the rest of the money was given to and shared equally among his 8 brothers. If each brother received $5, (a) how
  43. 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?
  44. math

    PUC raised money for the recent disaster victims. they decided to allocate the money in this manner: 1/2 of the money raised goes to medical supplies 1/4 of what was left bought tents 2/3 of the remaining money went to water purification systems the rest
  45. Math

    Fiona spent 1/4 of her monthly salary on clothes and 2/3 of the remaining on shoes. She saved 1/4 of what was left and spent the rest on groceries. She spent $437.50 more on shoes than on groceries. a) How much money did she spend on clothes every month?
  46. Please help to solve

    Alice had twice as much money as Peter. After Alice spent 1/6 of her money and Peter spent 2/3 of his money, they had a total of $720 left. (a) How much money did Alice and Peter have altogether at first? (b) Peter spent 3/4 of his remaining money on a
  47. Math

    If I spent 1/3 of my money on a pen and 4/7 on books how much do I have left?
  48. Maths

    Last year Tom spent 20% of his money on clothes, the rest he spent on food, utilities, socializing and savings in the ratio 2 : 7 : 3 : 4. If Tom spent £2500 on food, how much did he spend on everything else and how much does he earn in total?
  49. Math

    Samina spent 1\8 of her money to buy books ,1\5 to buy clothes or 1\10 give to charity, if she had still rupees 15 ,more than half of her money ,find the amount she originally had
  50. Algebra

    Samina spent 1\8 of her money to buy books ,1\5 to buy clothes or 1\10 give to charity, if she had still rupees 15 ,more than half of her money ,find the amount she originally had
  51. math

    Mrs Sim spent some money on 45 buns. She spent the same amount of money on 20 muffins. Each muffin cost $0.95 more than each bun. How much did she spent altogether?
  52. math

    Emily spent 1/2 of her money at the grocery store. Then, she spent 1/2 of what was left at the baker. Next she spent 1/2 of what was left on a cd. She spent the remaining $6.00 on lunch. How much money did she start with ?
  53. Mathematics

    A girl spent 20% of her pocket money on books she was left with 7200 Naira how much is her pocket money
  54. Math

    Raymond had $350. If he spent $50 on books and some of his money on bags, he would be left with 3/5 of his money. How much did he spend on bags?
  55. seabreeze high

    A girl spends on fifth of the money in her purse. She then spends one fifth of what remains in the purse. She spends $72 in all. How much money did she have from the beginning?
  56. Math

    Jake spent 3/8 of is money on books and 1/2 of what is left on magazine. he now has $6.25. how much did he start with?
  57. Maths

    A student spent 2 /9 of his pocket money on beverage and 1 /4 on books. What? fraction
  58. MATH HELP!! multiple choice

    In an online media store, downloaded songs cost $3d each and books cost $9b each. Caleb purchased 15 songs and 3 books this month, and also paid $7 in sales tax. Write and simplify an expression to show how much Caleb spent on everything including tax.
  59. math

    1/3 of lunch money was spent on a sandwich, 1/2 spent on water, 1/8 spent on chips. what fraction of money is left
  60. Math

    Mike started out the day with some money in his wallet. He spent 1/6 of the money on a present for his brother. He spent 1/5 of the remaining money on a present for his sister. He spent ¼ of the remaining money on a rawhide toy for his dog. With the
  61. Help

    A ballpoint pen cost 8 times as much as an exercise book. John spent 2/5 of his money one exercise books and 1/3 of the remainder on 3 ballpoint pens. How many exercise books did he buy?
  62. math

    I am lost. Question: Blake bought 21 books. The least he spent for a book was $18. The most he spent for a book was $25. What could be the amount that he ended up paying for his books? a.$375 b.$530 c. $175 d. $445
  63. psychology and charlene

    MY QUESTION after you read the story: Do you agree/concur with what I told Charlene ? Charlene (who is very thin) went to a coffee shop for lunch and a girl who is there was eating lunch with her brother. The girl saw Charlene eating a bagel and cream
  64. Math

    Karin spent Ksh (shillings). 380 to buy 10 books and 3 pencils. Her sister Margaret used Ksh 195 to buy 5 books and two pencils. a. What is the cost of one book and one pencil ? b. If their sister, Jane, needs to buy six books and two pencils, how much
  65. Mathematics

    A boy spent 1/8 of his money on sweets 2/3 of it on lunch and kept the rest to travel home what fraction of the money remained
  66. math

    on a trip to the mall amber spent half her money on clothes and one fourth of her money on a gift for a friend. she spent 24 dollars in all. how much money did
  67. Math

    Mrs muthu went shopping with $ 120.she spent 12% of the money on meat,25% on vegetables and saved the rest.how much money did she save?
  68. Kindly help to solve

    Jason spent 1/3 of his money on a basketball. He spent 3/4 of the remaining money on a badminton racket. He spent another $5 on his lunch and had 1/8 of the original amount of money left. How much did this badminton racket cost?
  69. mathematics

    A student spent 2/9 of the pocket money on beverage and ¼ of its on books . What fraction remained. Solved?
  70. Math

    Shiela spent $120 on a coat. She spent 2/3 of her remaining money on a dress. She's left with 1/5 of her money. How much he money did she have to begin with?
  71. mathematics

    Ellie spent of his money on milktea.he spent 1/5 of his money on buying french fries.what fraction of his money was left?
  72. math

    Donovan spent some money on friday. He spent thrice as much money on saturday than on friday. He spent $20 on sunday. If he spent a total of $125 in the 3 days, how much did he spend on saturday?
  73. mathematics

    .Kinyua spent 1/4 of his net January salary on school fees. He spent 1/4 of the remainder on electricity and water bills. He spent 1/9 of what remained on transport. If he finally has sh.8400, calculate a) His total January salary b) Money spent on school
  74. Math

    Julia earned money babysitting. She spent 1/4 of the money on lunch. She spent 1/2 of the money on a DVD, and she saved $4. How much money did Jia spend on the DVD?
  75. math

    The budget for the childrens museum's annual party is $20,000 . Food accounts for 1/2 of the budget , beverages accounts for 1/5 of the budget, decorations for 1/8 ,and entertainment for 1/8 of the budget . The rest of the money will be spent on staffing
  76. Math

    PUC raised money for the recent disaster victims.They decided to allocate the money in manner: 1/3 of the money goes for medical supplies, 1/4 of what was left brought tents,2/3 of the remaining went to water purification systems, the rest of the money was
  77. math

    PUC raised money for the recent disaster victims.They decided to allocate the money in manner: 1/3 of the money goes for medical supplies, 1/4 of what was left brought tents,2/3 of the remaining went to water purification systems, the rest of the money was
  78. English

    How do you spend your money? - I spend my money on _______. 1. novel books, poem books, essay books 2. novels, poems, essays. (In the blank, which ones are suitable, #1 or #2? Thank you.)
  79. please help

    James spent $25 on a shirt. He spent 1/4 of his remaining money on lunch. 1/3 of his money was left. How much money did he have at first?
  80. math

    kelly spend 2/3 of her money on books and from the remaining money, kelly spent 1/4 on food how much money did kelly spend on food from here total amount of money?
  81. Math

    My Father went shopping with a sum of money. He spent 1/2 of her money plus 50 pesos on a belt. He then spent 1/2 of the remaining money plus 30 pesos on a pair of sandals. Finally he spent 1/5 of what was left plus 20 pesos on a T-shirt . He was left with
  82. Math

    Kelby has some money. She bought a birthday gift for $11 and spent one-half of the remaining money on clothes. She spent 4/5 on gas and used 1/5 of what was left for entertainment. She saved the $28 she had left. How much money did she have to start with?
  83. Algebra

    Mr. Harris went to the stores to buy school supplies for his children. He spent half of his money plus $5 at Gymboree. He then spent half of the remaining money plus $10 at Target. At the end he had $25 left. How much money did Mr. Wood start with?
  84. Math

    So I have 4 questions. We were doing ratios in class and we have to figure out either the part or the total; 1. Katie and May took turns driving to Chicago. May drove 5 out of 11 miles. By the time they reached Chicago, May had driven 12 less miles than
  85. Math

    Sarah was given a sum of money. She spent the same amount of money each day. She spent 2/7 of her money in 6 days. After another 5 days, she had $20 left. How much money did she have at first.
  86. English

    Posted by rfvv on Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 8:06pm. 1. He spent a lot of money on dancing. 2. He spent a lot of money in dancing. 3. He spent a lot of money on buying things at the shop. 4. He spent a lot of money in buying things at the shop. 5. He
  87. English

    1. I have as many books as you. 2. I have as much money as you. 3. I have more books than you. 4. I have more money than you. [Are they all grammatical?] 5. I have as few books as you. 6. I have as little money as you. 7. I have less books than you. 8. I
  88. 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?
  89. maths

    simn spent 2/5 of his pocket money on a computer game he spent 25% of his money on a ticket for a football match what is the fraction of his pocket money that he had left
  90. Algebra 1

    Lopez spent 1/3 of his vacation money for travel and 2/5 for lodging. He spent $1100 for travel and lodging. What is the total amount of money spent? Directions: Write an equation to model the situation -------------------------- >< I am so sad. Plz help.
  91. 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?
  92. math

    There are 23 books on a bookshelf. 9 of the books are paperback and the rest of them are hardcover. If 19/23 of the books are fictions and the rest are non-fiction, how many books are 23 non-fiction?
  93. MATHS

    A woman had $200. she went to the meatshop, a drug store and a book store. she spent four(4) times as much money in the meatshop as in the drug store. she spent $15 less at the book store than at the drug store she then had $5.00 left. USING X to represent
  94. Reposted

    Gary spent 5/8 of his money on 6 identical notebooks and 8 identical files. Each file cost thrice as much as each notebook. Then, he spent 4/9 of his remaining money on a magazine. The magazine cost $16.80 more than each notebook. (a) What fraction of
  95. Pls help

    Gary spent 5/8 of his money on 6 identical notebooks and 8 identical files. Each file cost thrice as much as each notebook. Then, he spent 4/9 of his remaining money on a magazine. The magazine cost $16.80 more than each notebook. (a) What fraction of
  96. Mathematics

    Angie spent 5/6 of her money on 5 packets of chicken rice and Bob spent 3/8 of his money on 3 curry puffs. They were each left with an equal amount of money. The cost of one packet of chicken rice is $2.80 more than a curry puff. How much money did they
  97. mathematics —:

    Robert had $160. He spent 75% of his money at Brainy Games and saved the rest. How much money did Robert save?
  98. maths

    Georgia spent 1÷5 of her money on sweets and used the rest to pay for her savings. What fraction of her money did she pay as saving?
  99. math

    Samina spends three fourth of her pocket money to buy chocolates and rest to purchase chewing gum.find the ratio of amont spent on chocolates to that spent on chewing gums.
  100. math

    Samantha smith went into a store and spent half her money and then spent $20 more. Samantha then went into a second store and spent half her remaining money and then spent $20 more. After spending money in the second store, Samantha had no money left. How

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