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9-55.

Maia was serving five pizzas at the weekly meeting of the student council. She wanted to divide the pizzas into slices that were each

How many slices will she have?

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?Represent this problem using a mathematical sentence. Can you find more than one way to do this?