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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?

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  • 9 years ago
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    You have 1/2. 1/8 of it is poured, therefore it gets subtracted.

    1/2 - 1/8

    4/8-1/8

    3/8 liters is the amount you have left in the bottle.

  • Anonymous
    9 years ago

    1/2 = 4/8 so 4/8 - 1/8 = 3/8. The bottle has 3/8 liter left.

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