# math

posted by .

You need 1/2 cup of sugar to make a three layer cake. How much sugar would you need for one-layer cake?

• math -

since 1 is 1/3 of 3, you'd need

1/3 * 1/2 = 1/6 cup of sugar

## Similar Questions

You need 1/2 cup of sugar to make a three-layer cake. How much sugar would you need for a one-layer cake?

You need 1/2 cup of sugar to make a three-layer cake. How much sugar would you need for a one-layer cake
3. ### Math

You need 1/2 cup of sugar to make a three layer cake.how much sugar would you need for one layer cake?
4. ### algebra 1

frosting a layer cake involves frosting the top, a middle layer and the outside. A typical cake has a 9 inch diameter and is 4 inches high. Calculate the surface area of the cake that is frosted
5. ### Math

Karol bought 1lb of sugar. She used 1/4 lb of sugar to bake a big cake and some of the remaining sugar to make lots of cookies. She had 3/8 lb of sugar left. How much sugar did Karol use for the cookies?
6. ### Math

Kate made a birthday cake for Bryan’s second birthday. One of the guests on the party (who is a preschool director) thought how awesome it would be to have a cake like this for the Open House next week! She asked Kate to make one …
7. ### Math

Kate made a birthday cake for Bryan’s second birthday. One of the guests on the party (who is a preschool director) thought how awesome it would be to have a cake like this for the Open House next week! She asked Kate to make one …
8. ### math

joe was baking a cake . he added 3/4 cup of white sugar and 3/8 cup of brown sugar .how much sugar did he use in all
9. ### math

How much sugar would you need to make a one-layer cake
10. ### Math

Ms. Jones is baking a cake for her students. She needs 2/3 cup of brown sugar to make the cake. Right now, she has 3/4 cup of brown sugar. Does she have enough to make the cake?

More Similar Questions