Mr. Peter

Mr. Peter mowed 2/7 of his lawn. His son mowed 1/4 of it. Who mowed the most? How much of the lawn still need to be mowed?

Correct answer:

x =  0.4643

Step-by-step explanation:




Did you find an error or inaccuracy? Feel free to write us. Thank you!






avatar




Tips to related online calculators
Need help to calculate sum, simplify or multiply fractions? Try our fraction calculator.

You need to know the following knowledge to solve this word math problem:

Related math problems and questions:

  • A laundry
    prasok Mr. Green washed 1/4 of his laundry. His son washed 3/7 of it. Who washed most of the laundry? How much of the laundry still needs to be washed?
  • Diophantus
    diofantos We know little about this Greek mathematician from Alexandria, except that he lived around 3rd century A. D. Thanks to an admirer of his, who described his life through an algebraic riddle, we know at least something about his life. Diophantus's youth las
  • Pizzas
    pizza Billy ate 1 1/4 pizzas and John ate 1 2/3 pizzas. How much more pizza did John eat than Billy?
  • Honey 2
    bees The baker has 3/4 liter of honey and decided to bake a few honeycombs and biscuits from it. 1/6 liter of honey was needed for honeycombs and 1/4 liter for biscuits. How much honey did she have left after baking honeycombs and biscuits?
  • Sandy
    kolac Sandy, John and Marg baked pies for the Bake Sale. Sandy cut his pies into 6ths, John but his into 8ths and Marg cut hers into quarters. Sandy sold 11/6, John sold  1 3/8 pies and Marg sold 9/4 pies. Who sold the most pies? Who sold the fewest?
  • Chauncey
    right_triangle Chauncey is building a storage bench for his son’s playroom. The storage bench will fit into the corner and against two walls to form a triangle. Chanuncy wants to buy a triangular shaped cover for the bench. If the storage bench is 2 1/2 ft. Along one wa
  • Martin
    wood Martin is making a model of a Native American canoe. He has 5 1/2 feet of wood. He uses 2 3/4 feet for the hull and 1 1/4 feet for a paddle. How much wood does he have left? Martin has feet of wood left.
  • Equivalent fractions 2
    plusminus Write the equivalent multiplication expression. 2 1/6÷3/4
  • Find the 24
    plusminus Find the difference between 2/7 and 1/21
  • The book 4
    books Mr. Kinion read 3 3/4 chapters in his book on Monday. He then read 2 4/6 more chapters on Tuesday. How many chapters has he read so far?
  • Three friends
    watertank John, Peter, and Pablo each carried a 24 liters bucket full of water down the hill. After they reached the bottom, John's bucket was only 3/4 full, Peter's bucket was 2/3 full, and Pablo's was 1/6 full. How much liters of water did they spill altogether o
  • Birthday party
    pizza Jay brought 2 pizzas for his birthday party. At the birthday party, they eye 1 4/7 pizzas . What’s the fraction of pizzas they have left?
  • Add sub fractions
    fractions What is 4 1/2+2/7-213/14?
  • Between two mixed
    number_line What is the rational number between 2 1/4 and 2 4/5?
  • Numbers division
    fractions With what number should be divided mixed number 2 3/4 to get 11/12?
  • Divide 11
    plusminus Divide the product of 4 and 5/8 by 1 1/2. Write your answer as a mixed number.
  • Savings
    savings Eva borrowed 1/3 of her savings to her brother, 1/2 of savings spent in the store and 7 euros left. How much did she save?