### Word Problem: Fractions & Proportions

Check out Bas Rutten's Liver Shot on MMA Surge: http://bit.ly/MMASurgeEp1 In this video, Mahalo's math expert Allison Moffet offers an algebraic word problem involving dollar amounts and fractions. Word Problem: Fractions and Proportions --------------------------------------------------------------------- Shelly finds a bag with some money inside. She takes it, but she feels guilty, so she decides to give 1/2 to her mother, 1/4 to her sister, 1/8 to her brother and 1/16 to her father, leaving only $1.25 for herself.? Calculate how much money was in the bag originally. 1. $20 2. $10 3. $5 4. $2.50 5. $18.75 Read more by visiting our page at: http://www.mahalo.com/word-problem-fractions-and-proportions/

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