# Thomas spent $1600 of his savings on a TV and 2/5 of the remainder on a refrigerator. He had 1/3 of his original amount of savings left. What was the original savings amount?

##### 1 Answer

Nov 3, 2016

$3600

#### Explanation:

Lets say "x" to "Savings";

- (Because x is total amaount of savings and he spent $1600 so now he has
#2-:5# of the total amount - $1600) - (
#x-:3# Because he has#1-:3# of his original amount of savings)

So what is x? Its: