Try this GRE math practice question that tests your ability to translate word relationships when given in terms of fractions.

**Question#69**: In the month of June, Ryan used $\dfrac{1}{12}$ of his monthly salary for his student loan payment. Ryan also paid $\dfrac{2}{3}$ more than the student loan payment for his rent. What fraction of his monthly salary was left after Ryan made the student loan and rent payment?

- $\quad \dfrac{31}{36}$
- $\quad \dfrac{7}{9}$
- $\quad \dfrac{5}{8}$
- $\quad \dfrac{3}{4}$
- $\quad \dfrac{1}{4}$

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