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Twenty -five students in a class were selling pizzas door to door in a community of 500.if the town was divided evenly among the students , how many did each student visit?

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1. How do you think this problem can be solved?

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2. I guessed u know divided 25 by 500

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3. 25/500 = 0.05
How can each student visit 0.05 of a person?

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4. 500 divided by 25

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posted by autumn
5. 500/25 = 20 houses each. Hmmm! That looks like a reasonable number. :-)

20 houses each is right.

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