Maths help needed! (:?
a bottle contains 1/2 litre of water. sue pours 1/8 litre out the bottle. how much water is left in the bottle?
can you show the working out?
- Fat MonicaLv 49 years agoFavorite Answer
You have 1/2. 1/8 of it is poured, therefore it gets subtracted.
1/2 - 1/8
3/8 liters is the amount you have left in the bottle.
- Anonymous9 years ago
1/2 = 4/8 so 4/8 - 1/8 = 3/8. The bottle has 3/8 liter left.