# mathematics

4 quarters of x is 36. X is equal to
A)9
B)50
C)144
D)40

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1. 4 quarters of something implies 4/4 which is 1. therefore X=1

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posted by jerome
2. The only possible choice assumes a typo where you meant to say that one quarter of x is 36.

Then, x is 144.

4 quarters of x is 36. What is 1 quarter of x?

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posted by Steve

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