Posted by **rowena** on Sunday, February 13, 2011 at 8:46am.

please can anyone kindly help me to get the answer of this word problem,i would like someone to help me please for the word problem below......

Pat and Eric bought a large pizza that has 12 slices.Jane and Eric ate all the pizza .If Jane ate 4/6 slices, how much did Eric eat? Who ate more pizza?

Answer.12= 4/6

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**Reiny**, Sunday, February 13, 2011 at 8:57am
Your answer of

"Answer.12= 4/6" makes no sense, 12 ≠ 4/6,

nor does it actually answer the question.

Jane ate 4/6 or 8/12 of the pizza.

Since the pizza had 12 slices, she ate 8 of them.

So Eric must have eaten 4 slices.

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**Anonymous**, Saturday, January 28, 2012 at 8:20pm
jackie finds 2/3 of pizza in the fridge. she eats 1/3 of it. what fraction of the whole pizza was left?

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