A dump

A dump truck bought 1/3 of a ton of rock on the first trip, 1/2 of a ton on the second trip, and 4/5 of a ton on the third trip. What was the total weight of the rock?

Correct answer:

m =  1.6333 t

Step-by-step explanation:

a=130.3333 t b=12=0.5 t c=45=0.8 t  m=a+b+c=0.3333+0.5+0.8=4930=1.6333 t



We will be pleased if You send us any improvements to this math problem. 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:

  • Adding mixed numerals
    zlomky_18 3 3/4 + 2 3/5 + 5 1/2 Show your solution.
  • Addition of mixed numerals
    scientific_3 Add two mixed fractions: 2 4/6 + 1 3/6
  • Car
    journey Car travels 1/3 of the trip on the first day, second day 2/5 of the trip and left even 340 km for next days. How long is the trip?
  • How many 3
    tv_1 How many hours the Andersons watched TV in all Wednesday 3/1 hr Thursdays 2/3 hr Friday 4/5 hr Saturday 3/4 hr
  • An orchard
    apples During a visit to an orchard Greg picked 3/5 of a bag of golden delicious apples, 4/5 of a bag of Macintosh apples, 2/5 of a bag of Cortland apples, 1/5 of a bag of Bartlett pears, and 4/5 of a bag of Bosch pears. How many bags of fruit to Greg pick in to
  • A textile
    meter_2 A textile store sold a bolt of denim (what jeans are made out of). In one day, the following number of yards were purchased from the one bolt: 5 2/3, 7, 4 2/3, 8 5/8, 9 3/5, 10 ½, and 8. How many yards were sold?
  • Adding mixed 3
    mixed_fractions Why does 1 3/4 + 2 9/10 equal 4.65? How do you solve this?
  • Fraction of a Number
    fractal If 1/2 of 1/3 of 1/4 of 1/5 of a number is 2.5. what is the number?
  • Simplify 3
    fractal_14 Simplify mixed numerals expression: 8 1/4- 3 2/5 - (2 1/3 - 1/4) Show your solution.
  • Weigh in total
    hrozno I put 3/5 kg of grapes into a box which is 1/4kg in weight. How many kilograms do the grapes and the box weigh in total?
  • Adding mixed 4
    fractions 2 and 1 8th plus 1 and 1 3rd =
  • Paper collecting
    sber At the paper collecting contest gathered Franta 2/9 ton, Karel 1/4 ton, and Patrick 19/36 tons of paper. Who has gathered the most and the least?
  • A landscaper
    smetisko A landscaper has 1/5 ton of dirt. She distributes it equally across 3 plots of land. What fraction of the dirt does each plot get?
  • Notebooks
    Notebook_1 Liza a store owner buys 560 notebooks. He sold 3/8 of the notebook then she adds the stocks of notebook of 1/4 of the number of notebooks she bought. What is the total number of notebook she bought?
  • Difference mixed fractions
    mixed_fractions_1 What is the difference between 4 2/3 and 3 1/6?
  • Mixed numbers
    zlomky_10 Rewrite mixed numbers, so the fractions have the same denominator: 5 1/5 - 2 2/3
  • Birthday party
    influenza_1 For her youngest son's birthday party, mother bought 6 3/4 kg of hotdog and 5 1/3 dozens bread rolls. Hotdogs cost 160 per kilogram and a dozen bread roll costs 25. How much did she spend in all?