posted by .

Can one cake be split into portions of 1/3; 3/9; and 8/15? why or why not?

  • math -

    because 1/3 + 3/9 + 8/15 is more than the whole pie

  • math -


Respond to this Question

First Name

School Subject

Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. Math

    I need to convert recipes. got the basis of it.. 32portions,4oz, 1 gallon to 48 portions, 5 oz 224 portions, 4 oz 512 portions, 3 oz 2 quarts 4 cups
  2. math

    Can one cake be split into portions of 1/3; 3/9; and 8/15 or why not?
  3. math

    Len is baking a square cake for his friend wedding. When served to the guests, the cake will be cut into square pieces 1 inch on the side. The cake should be large enough so that 121 guests get one piece. How long should each side …
  4. math

    Janet bought 1/2 cake. She ate 1/4 of the cake she bought. Then she cut the remainder into 2 equal pieces. What fraction of a whole cake was each piece?
  5. Math

    Eight students. 3/4 of a cake. How much cake will each student get if cake is split evenly?
  6. Math

    After a birthday party, 2/3 of a cake is left over. The remaining cake is split into 4 equal pieces. What fraction of the original cake is each piece?
  7. Math Pre-Algebra

    Maria has baked a cake for Cathy's birthday. The dimensions of the cake are 13/1/2 inches by 6/3/4 inches. The cake is going to be cut into squares with each piece being approximately 5.55% of the cake, which should give a total of …
  8. Math

    You have a cake that was cut into 18 pieces. At the end of the party one half of the cake was left. Then you friend took 5 pieces home for her family. What fraction of the cake do you still have?
  9. Math

    carmela cut a cake into 12 equal-sized pieces. She ate 2/12 of the cake and her brother ate 3/12 of the cake.What fraction of the cake
  10. Math

    There are 8 students who have 3/4 of a cake they want to share. How much of the cake will each student eat if that split it evenly

More Similar Questions