posted by tony on .
in art class there are 5 sheets of drawing paper for 9 people. how much paper will each person get?
9/5 = _____ sheets of paper
thank you. would you know how to draw that out in pictures. I have to use a picture. thank you
I got it backwards. Sorry.
The most practical way of doing this is to give each person 1/2 sheet of paper. You'll have 1/2 piece left over in case someone messes up.
Draw 5 sheets of paper and divide each into two equal pieces.
Thanks that is what i did but i wasn't sure if i had to include the extra 1/2 sheet in my answer.
thanks for giving me the answer to my homework