three pizzas are evenly divided among four children. how much pizza will each of the children receive? (Wondering)

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- Apr 8th 2009, 10:35 AMBeBeMalahelp
three pizzas are evenly divided among four children. how much pizza will each of the children receive? (Wondering)

- Apr 8th 2009, 10:53 AMmasters
Hi BeBeMala,

Well, let's see. We have 3 pizzas and 4 kids. Looks like each kid gets 3/4 of a pizza because 4 times 3/4 is 3.

Now if each pizza is cut up into 8 slices, that would mean we have 3 times 8 or 24 slices. Then each of the 4 kids would each receive 6 slices.