math

posted by .

Four children are sharing 10 brownies so that each one will get the same amount. How much can each child have?

  • math -

    10 / 4 = 2 1/2 cookies each

  • math -

    if you made a diagram to show the answer what would it look like?

    (please describe what it would look like)

  • math -

    I'd draw 10 circles. Then I'd assign each kid a different color. Let's say they are red, green, blue and yellow. Color each cookie appropriately. Note that two cookies will have two colors each.

  • math -

    thanks a lot

  • math -

    You're welcome.

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. Math 9th

    I've been trying to figure this one out all day. I have to use either substitution or elimination to solve a system for how many cookies and brownies two kids sold at a bake sale. The system is: c+b=600 $.35c+$.75b=$360 (obivously, …
  2. math

    there are 6 brownies on a plate. Four people share them equally. How many brownies does each person get?
  3. ECE

    Teachers need to strengthen their powers of observation when assessing young children. Which one of the following statements about observing is correct?
  4. maths

    there are 7 children standing in a line ,not all of whom have the same number of cakes with them, if the first child distributes his cakes to the remaining six children such that he doubles their respective no.of cakes ,then he will …
  5. statistics

    There are four children of di erent ages in a family. Their mom purchases six di erent gifts and decides to divide the gifts randomly between the children. Assuming that a child can receive no gift or multiple gifts, Thinking only …
  6. probability

    There are four children of diff erent ages in a family. Their mom purchases six di erent gifts and decides to divide the gifts randomly between the children. Assuming that a child can receive no gift or multiple gifts, answer the following …
  7. math

    There are 10 children (aged 1 to 10 years) who have equal amounts of money. In the first transaction the eldest child gives one rupee to every child younger to him. In the second transaction, the second eldest child gives one rupee …
  8. Math

    In a European country, 20% of the families have three children, 30% have two children, 40% have one child, and 10% have no children. On average, how many children are there to a family
  9. math

    There are ten children standing in the line, not all of whom have the same number of cakes with them. If the first child distributes his cakes to the remaining six children such that he doubles their respective number of cakes, then …
  10. Math

    THERE IS 1/2 A PAN OF BROWNIES LEFT. FOUR CHILDREN ARE GOING TO SHARE IT EQUALLY. WHAT FRACTION OF THE WHOLE PAN OF BROWNIES WILL EACH CHILD GET?

More Similar Questions