Posted by **Esther** on Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 10:30am.

2. Mrs. Whimsey’s class is having a pizza party. If there are 16 students and 4 pizzas cut into 8 slices, what answer choice represents the fraction of one pizza each student receives?

a) 1/3

b)1/16

c)1/4

d)1/8

Please help :)

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**Steve**, Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 10:41am
4 pizzas

4*8 = 32 slices

16 students

4 pizzas/16 students = 1/4 pizza/student

The number of slices doesn't matter, except that it helps to cut the pizzas into a multiple of 4 slices each, so students can get 1/4 pizza each. In this case, 1/4 pizza is 2 slices each.

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**Esther**, Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 10:43am
Thank you sooo much steve!!! :)

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**Steve**, Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 10:44am
no problem. So, where's my pizza!?!?

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**Esther**, Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 10:50am
Lol, not sure ;)

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**Anna**, Friday, January 22, 2016 at 12:37pm
Thanks for the answer, I was totally confused.

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