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One afternoon, Harry, William and Rooney went fishing.

They caught some fish and decided to split the catch.

Harry took home 35% of the total number of fish.

William took home 60% of the remainder and Rooney took the rest of the fish home.

Harry and Rooney took home 305 fish.

(a) How many fish did they catch altogether?

(b) How many fish did William take home?

 

Notes to student:

  1. If the question above has parts, (e.g. (a) and (b)), given that the answer for part (a) is 10 and the answer for part (b) is 12, give your answer as:10,12
The correct answer is : 500,195
(a)_____fish,(b)_____fish