Inheritance

After death father (♱ 62) remained mother (his wife) and its 3 children. Inheritance by law is that in first mother will automatically get half of the property and other one half inherite by heirs witch are mother and her 3 children by same share.

Calculate the resulting share of property that falls to the mother and one child and express its as a percentage.

Correct result:

M =  62.5 %
D =  12.5 %

Solution:

M=12+1213+1=58=62.5%M = \dfrac12 + \dfrac12 \cdot \dfrac1{ 3+1} = \dfrac{ 5}{ 8} = 62.5 \%
D=1213+1=18=12.5%D = \dfrac12 \cdot \dfrac1{ 3+1} = \dfrac{ 1}{ 8} = 12.5 \%



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