7. THE WIDOW'S LEGACY. A gentleman who recently died left the sum of £8,000 to be divided among his widow, five sons, and four daughters. He directed that every son should receive three times as much as a daughter, and that every daughter should have twice as much as their mother. What was the widow's share?
SOLUTION TO 7. THE WIDOW'S LEGACY.
The widow's share of the legacy must be £205, 2s. 6d. and 10/13 of a penny.
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