Math
posted by Kim on .
Sam ate 1/4 of the pizza. If the pizza has 8 slices, how many slices are left?

jerome is making gift baskets using a ribbon that is 98 centimeters long he cuts 12 cenontimeter pieces of ribbon to tie on each basket what was the length of the ribbon after jerome cut off 5 pieces

8  1/4
8/1  1/4
8*4/1*4  1/4
32/4  1/4
31/4
Answer: 7 3/4 
Sam ate 1/4 of 8 is 1/4 x 8 = 2 slices
There are 6 slices left. 
For the ribbon problem
98  12(5) = length of ribbon. 
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