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Can you help me with fractions?

Actual Question: 3/4 of a whole cake was eaten on Sunday. If two pieces are eaten on Monday and there are three pieces left, how many pieces of cake were there to start?

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Man math really isn't my subject but I would tell you if I knew the answer.

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I wouldnt. I would hold it as leverage to get something I want...
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Well, 1/4 of the cake was left on Sunday. Then what was eaten on Monday plus what was left on Monday tells you how many pieces were in 1/4 of the cake.

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When you are trying to do this type of problem, it's less about the math that looking at what you can correctly state about the problem from the facts you are given about the problem.

I'm pretty good at math, but it still took me a minute to dig out the information and figure out the relationships between the amounts.
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True. I agree.
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Honestly? No, I can't. I could give you an answer, but it would be wrong....

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the answer would be wrong or helping him would be wrong ....? = ]
and good morning rose = }
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hahahaha the answer xP i cant do math for my life.
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that makes 2 of us
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i would just eat the whole cake = /

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amen!!
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I think there is a total of 20 pieces. On Monday there was a total of 5 pieces, 2 that were eaten and the 3 that was left, that is what make 1/4. Now multiply 5 times 4 to complete the whole.

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