Mrs. Freeman invested a fourth of her money in stocks, a fifth in a frozen yogurt store, and a sixth in her child's college fund. She put the remaining $32,000 in the bank. What is the total amount she has invested or saved.
She has invested or saved all of the money in this question.
will be the fraction not in the bank.
The fraction IN the bank will be (1 - the fraction not in the bank)
Now (the fraction in the bank) (the total) = 32000
Let the total be y and solve the equation.
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