Visit to grandmother

Robert's family traveled 5/8 of the distance to his grandmother’s house on Saturday. They traveled 1/3 of the remaining distance on Sunday. What fraction of the total distance to his grandmother’s house was traveled on Sunday?

Correct answer:

x =  0.125

Step-by-step explanation:

a=58=0.625 r=1a=10.625=38=0.375  x=13 r=13 0.375=18=0.125



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