On Monday, Gerri ate 1/4 of an apple pie. On Tuesday, she 1/2 of what was left of the pie. What fraction of the entire pie did Gerri eat on both days?
The correct answer is (C).
On Monday, 1/4 of the pie was eaten. On Tuesday, there was 3/4 of the pie left.
1/2 X 3/4 = 3/8
and 1/4 + 3/8 = 5/8
Answer is 5/8.
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