# Math

WE HAD TWO PIZZAS JIM ATE 3 SLICES OF ONE AND KATE ATE 1/4 OF THE OTHER ONE.WHO ATE THE MOST?

1. 👍
2. 👎
3. 👁
1. We can't tell because you didn't tell us the number of slices were in Jim's pizza.

1. 👍
2. 👎
👤
Ms. Sue
2. Assuming that both pizzas are cut into the same number of slices, they must have a multiple of 4 slices each, since we can assume that 1/4 a pizza is a whole number of slices.

If there were 8 slices, Jim had 3 and Kate had 2.

If 12 slices, they both had 3.

Since
(a) very few pizzas are cut into 16 or more slices
(b) the question's wording implies that they did not have the same number of slices each,

I think we can assume that Jim ate more than Kate.

1. 👍
2. 👎

## Similar Questions

1. ### LANGUAGE ARTS 6 A

Determine which sentence contains the relationship of sequence. (1 point) A. He made his world-famous spaghetti; of course, I ate every bite of it. B. The gate opened to let us in; finally, it was our turn to go on the ride. C.

2. ### Math

A pizza was cut into 6 slices. Ben ate 1/3 of the pizza. How many slices did he eat?

3. ### Math

Sam ate 1/4 of the pizza. If the pizza has 8 slices, how many slices are left?

4. ### math

The equation for: Judy and Linda agree to share the cost of a \$21 pizza based on how much each one ate. If Judy ate 3/4 of the amount that Linda ate, how much should each pay? what is the formula please.

1. ### math

cynthia ate 1/4 of the pizza. if the pizza has egiht slices how many slices left?

2. ### Math

for a cub scout meeting, the leader bought 4 pizzas, and 1 1/2 of the pizzas contained pepperoni. the scouts ate 5/6 of the pizzas that contained pepperoni. the remaining pizza that contains pepperoni represents what fraction of

3. ### math

If Xander ate 6 slices out of 8 slices of pizza, what percentage of the pizza did he eat?

at a restaurant 42 people had breakfast on saturday morning. 1/7 of the people ate eggs only. 2/3 of people ate both eggs and pancakes. the remaining people ate pancakes only. what is the fraction representing the number of people

1. ### Math

Aron bought 3 pizzas, each with 12 slices. He and his friends ate 1 and two thirds of the pizzas. a) How many slices were left? b) How many pizzas were left?

2. ### Math

A pizza was cut into 6 slices. Ben ate 1/3 of the pizza. How many slices did he eat?

3. ### Math

Mrs. Hilt has 6 pizzas. Each pizza has 6 slices. She sold one-fourth (1⁄4) of the pizza slices. How many slices were left? So do I do 6 x 6 = 36 slices. 36 x 1 ÷ 4 = 9 slices. She has 36 - 9 = 27 Is that true?

4. ### Math

A pizza was cut into 6 slices. Ben ate 1/3 of the pizza. How many slices did he eat?