# Math

Given that I take a piece of paper and cut it in half and then in half again.

If the paper originally had an area of 187/2 in^2.What is the area of my new paper?

1. you have 1/4 of what you started with

posted by Scott
2. How?

posted by Naomi
3. half of a half is a quarter

posted by Scott
4. So is the answer 187/8?

posted by Naomi

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