Spending

Peter spends 1/5 of his earnings on his rent and he saves 2/7. What fraction of his earnings is left?

Correct result:

x =  0.5143

Solution:

s=1/5+2/7=17350.4857 x=1s=10.4857=1835=0.5143



We would be pleased if you find an error in the word problem, spelling mistakes, or inaccuracies and send it to us. Thank you!






Showing 0 comments:
avatar




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

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

Next similar math problems:

  • A man
    penize_49 A man spends 5/9 of his money on rent, and 5/16 of the remainder on electricity. If the final balance remaining is 550 find how much was spent on rent
  • To improper fraction
    fractal_15 Change mixed number to improper fraction a) 1 2/15 b) -2 15/17
  • Earning 2
    penize_3 Rahul earns 5000 Rs, he saves 500 Rs . What's percentage of his earnings does he save? *
  • Cris had
    stolicky_skola_8_2 Cris had 15000 . He spent 1/3 of his money on a table and the remaining on 5 similar chairs that cost the same. How much did one chair cost?
  • Fraction + eq
    eq1 Solve following simple equation with fractions: -5/6(8+5b) = 75 + 5/3b
  • King
    kral King had four sons. First inherit 1/2, second 1/4 , third 1/5 of property. What part of the property was left to the last of the brothers?
  • Simplify 3
    fractal_14 Simplify mixed numerals expression: 8 1/4- 3 2/5 - (2 1/3 - 1/4) Show your solution.
  • Withdrawal
    penize_13 If I withdrew 2/5 of my total savings and spent 7/10 of that amount. What fraction do I have in left in my savings?
  • Mixed numbers
    zlomky_10 Rewrite mixed numbers so the fractions have the same denominator: 5 1/5 - 2 2/3
  • The machine
    clocks2_2 The machine was in operation for 9 tenths (in a fraction) of eight hours of working time. How long has he been running?
  • Sum of fractions
    fractions_8 What is the sum of 2/3+3/5?
  • Oceans
    oceans The Earth's surface is approximately 510,000,000 km2 and is 7/10 covered by oceans. Of which 1/2 covers the Pacific Ocean, the Atlantic Ocean 1/4, the Indian Ocean 1/5 and the Arctic Ocean 1/20. What parts of the Earth's surface cover each ocean?
  • Office rent
    futbal-stadion For rent 1m2 of office space is paid €165 per year. How much is the annual rent for an office as big as a football field with dimensions 71.5 m and 102.5 m?
  • Diophantus
    diofantos_1 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
  • Fruits
    jablka_15 Amy bought a basket of fruits 1/5 of them were apples,1/4 were oranges, and the rest were 33 bananas. How many fruits did she buy in all?
  • Land cost
    tatrka The land is worth 33295 CZK. 1st owner has 5/15, 2nd owner has 4/15, 3rd owner has 1/5 4th owner has 1/5. How much CZK each of them will receive?
  • The perimeter 2
    quadrilateral_1 The perimeter of the quadrilateral a = 1m b = 14/5m c = 2 3/10m d = 1 4/5m?