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ma129115
 3 years ago
LaDonna has a banana. She eats 3/5 of it and then gives the rest to her younger brother, Hector. Hector eats 3/5 of what he was given and then gives the rest to his baby sister, Yolanda. Yolanda eats half of what she was given then throws the rest away. What "percentage" of the banana was thrown away? SHOW WORK
ma129115
 3 years ago
LaDonna has a banana. She eats 3/5 of it and then gives the rest to her younger brother, Hector. Hector eats 3/5 of what he was given and then gives the rest to his baby sister, Yolanda. Yolanda eats half of what she was given then throws the rest away. What "percentage" of the banana was thrown away? SHOW WORK

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SMISHRA
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Hector got=13/5=2/5, Yolanda got=(2/5).(2/5)=4/25, Thrown part=(4/25).1/2=2/25=8%

A.Avinash_Goutham
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1start with 100%............% wasted=100  (3/5 + 3/5 * 3/5 + 3/5 * 3/5 * 1/2)*100
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