# A sum

A sum of money is shared between Peter, John, and Henry in the ratio 2:3:5.

a) express Henry's share as a fraction of John's share.

b) what fraction of the whole sum of money is John's share?

a) express Henry's share as a fraction of John's share.

b) what fraction of the whole sum of money is John's share?

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