Maia was serving five pizzas at the weekly meeting of the student council. She wanted to divide the pizzas into slices that were each
of a whole pizza. Homework Help ✎
How many slices will she have?
Represent this problem using a mathematical sentence. Can you find more than one way to do this?
Let x represent the number of slices in a whole pizza.
There are 8 slices in each whole pizza.
If there are 5 whole pizzas, how many slices are there total?