# Math word problem

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Alonso can't decide which size pizza to order. The 10-inch cheese and sausage pizza is \$7.99, while the 12-inch deluxe is \$8.99. The dimensions given are the diameters of the pizzas. If he gets the 10-inch pizza, the total price will be divided among 3 people. If he chooses the 12-inch pizza, then the total price will be divided among 4 people. Which is the better buy? How much will each person pay?

• Math word problem -

The area of the 10-inch pizza is:

A = 3.14 * 25

The area of the 12-inch pizza is:

A = 3.14 * 36

I think you can do the rest of the math.

• Math word problem -

the 12 inch pizza should be bought

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