Posted by **paige** on Wednesday, January 6, 2010 at 8:01pm.

if u cut any size circle 5times , what is the greatest amount of pieces i can get?

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**drwls**, Wednesday, January 6, 2010 at 8:32pm
Do the pieces have to be ths same size? If so (cutting through the center like like pizza), I get a maximum of 10. If not, I see a way to get get 15. See if you can find a way to get more.

I assume that the cuts must be straight lines.

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