# A family in Singapore part 51 (Math Question)

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The blog postings are about the Singapore Math. The readers can learn from the postings about Solving Singapore Primary School Mathematics. The blog presenting the Math Concept, the Math Questions with solutions that teaches in Singapore Primary Schools. You or the kids will able to acquire knowledge of dealing with the Math Modeling, the Math Problem Solving and the Problem Sum from Lower Primary School to Upper Primary School level after reading the blog postings. This posting is an upper primary school math question on Fraction and Problem Sum.

Read also the posting on Sarin learns the concept of Fraction (mathematics concept) to understand the concept of Fraction.

Challenge yourself with the question before look for the given solution‼!

Upper primary school mathematics question UPQ438

Sarin’s Father saved 1/4 of his salary. He gave 5/9 of the remaining salary to his wife and gave the rest to his two children equally. What fraction of his father’s salary did each child receive?

Solution:

Srin’s father saved ¼ of his salary

The Fraction model

The fraction of his father’s salary each child received = 2/12 = 1/6