Reflect on this maxim : Talent without discipline is like octopus on roller skates. There's plenty of movement but you never know if it's going to be forward, backwards or sideways.- H.Jackson Brown, Jr (Pupil diary Pg 44)
Please try these 3 questions:
1. In a class, 3/5 of the pupils are girls and 1/6 of the girls wear spectacles. If 3/4 of the boys wear spectacles, what fraction of the pupils wear spectacles?
2. Mrs Rahim baked some muffins. 3/4 of them were blueberry muffins and the rest of them were chocolate muffins. She sold 5/6 of the blueberry muffins and 1/2 of the chocolate muffins. She had 20 muffins left. How many muffins did Mrs Rahim bake?
3. Ahmad and Mei Ling saved $800 altogether. 1/4 of Ahmad's savings was $65 more than 1/5 of Mei Ling's savings. How much money did Mei Ling save?