Posted by Anonymou on .
If you eat 1/3 of the birthday cake and your friend eats 1/4 of the same birthday cake. Who ate more? Use pictures to explain your answer. I know that 1/3 is more. But I do not know how to draw pictures that will explain my answer. Please help.

math 
Ms. Sue,
See these pictures.
http://www.google.com/imgres?q=fractions&hl=en&sa=X&biw=697&bih=424&tbm=isch&prmd=imvns&tbnid=8xGV4MNBq9cPZM:&imgrefurl=http://www.visualfractions.com/identify.htm&docid=sqE6S7K1zCv3dM&imgurl=http://www.visualfractions.com/IdentifyCircles/circle.gif&w=180&h=204&ei=_3khUJXHMYj4rAHzgIH4Dw&zoom=1&iact=hc&vpx=510&vpy=12&dur=340&hovh=89&hovw=78&tx=84&ty=58&sig=113732492223439297333&page=1&tbnh=87&tbnw=77&start=0&ndsp=11&ved=1t:429,r:3,s:0,i:148
http://www.primarygames.com/fractions/question1.htm