Progress tracking tools for students FREE Video Lesson Worth $20! 10,000 Math Questions From P1 to P6! Access 300 Hours of Video Explanations! Video Tutorials to Tough PSLE Questions! Step-by-step worked solutions
Your questions answered, explained
e.g. straight line,distance,algebra
showing results for "part-whole" difficulty: [ALL]
Elizabeth purchased some ribbons from a shop and distributed them among her three daughters, Meg, Reese and Lucy. Meg received 6 more than `1/4` of the ribbons. Reese received 13 more than `1/3` of the remaining ribbons. Lucy, being the youngest, received the last 7 ribbons. How many ribbons did Elizabeth buy from the shop?
Some chairs had to be arranged in 3 rows on a lawn for a special occasion. The first row had 19 more than `1/4` of the total number of chairs. The second row had 12 less than `4/7` of the remaining number of chairs. 72 chairs were arranged in the last row. Find the total number of chairs that were placed on the lawn.
Eric, Todd and Anna shared a packet of chocolates. Eric took 4 less than `1/3` of the chocolates in the packet. Todd took 5 more than `4/9` of the remaining chocolates. Anna took 95 chocolates. (a) How many chocolates did Eric get? (b) How many chocolates did Todd get? (c) How many chocola ...
Harry, Robert and Sam contributed a certain sum of money to a charity. Harry contributed $40 more than `1/4` of the total sum. Robert contributed $200 less than `4/5` of the remaining amount. Sam contributed $363. (a) How much money did they contribute altogether? (b) How much more money than Harry did Robert contribute? ...