### Home > MC2 > Chapter 2 > Lesson 2.3.3 > Problem 2-117

Camille had a very fun birthday party with lots of friends and family attending. The party lasted for

**A vertical rectangle. **The rectangle at right can represent the 3-hour party.

Subdivide the rectangle into 8 equal portions and shade 3 to represent the time spent playing games.

If three eighths of the party was game playing and **The rectangle is divided into 8 rows of 3 columns, with the top row unshaded, rows 2, 3, & 4 are shaded dark blue, and bottom 4 rows are shaded light blue.**

One eighth of the total party,