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## Lazy caterer's sequence

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The lazy caterer's sequence, more formally known as the central polygonal numbers, describes ... For example, three cuts across a pancake will produce six pieces if the cuts all ... The analogue...

Dec 13, 2013 ... Cutting a cake into 8 pieces with 3 slices. donnamerogers1970 ... Cutting the cake for the most pieces - Duration: 2:24. The Dallas Morning ...

## Cut a Cake into 8 Pieces with 3 Cuts

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You have a birthday cake and have exactly 3 cuts to cut it into 8 equal pieces. ... The “correct” answer is to cut the cake in quarters (4 pieces) using 2 of the cuts ...

## geometry - Cutting a cake into 8 pieces - Puzzling Stack Exchange

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Oct 12, 2014 ... So, you must cut the cake into 8 pieces. But, you are only allowed to make 3 straight cuts. You cannot move pieces of the cake after the first cut.

## Cutting a pie in 8 pieces in 3 movements - Interactive Mathematics ...

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Oct 1, 2005 ... Subject: "Cutting a pie in 8 pieces in 3 movements", Previous Topic | Next Topic ... Unquestionably, you can cut the pie into 4 pieces with 2 cuts.

## How can a cake(circular) be cut into 8 pieces by making just 3 cuts?

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Jun 13, 2007 ... Think in the other way, first cut the cake into 2 circular pieces by .... A single cut along this line will give 8 exact pieces equal to 1:30 hrs on a ...

## Pie Cuts : nrich.maths.org

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... chords of the circle (which might be diameters). How would you cut the pie into 8 equal pieces using 3 cuts if this time the cuts don't have to be straight lines?

## BlackRock Interview Question: You have a birthday cake and ...

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You have a birthday cake and have exactly 3 slices to cut it into 8 equal pieces. ... circle. then 3 equal cuts across the middle. think of it like a pizza... or a pie.... or ...

## how to cut a cake which is round into 8 equal pieces with just 3 ...

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how to cut a cake which is round into 8 equal pieces with just 3 strokes of a Knife ?? J radolf ... Mark post as helpful; send pies; Quote; Report post to moderator.

## This Week's Puzzle Is As Easy As Pie - io9 - Gizmodo

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Feb 22, 2015 ... A second straight cut, crossing the first, will produce four pieces. .... out that you can cut a pie into 8 pieces with 3 cuts if you cut horizontally. 8.

### Three Cuts to Turn a Round Cake Into Eight Equal Slices

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How can you cut a round cake three times to make eight equal slices? ... May 25, 2014 @ 14:47. First cut makes Two circles (inner circle will have 2/3 radius) and two more cuts perpendicular to each other will result in 8 equal pieces ...

### Cutting Cake - Interactive Mathematics Miscellany and Puzzles

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Can you cut a cake into 8 pieces with three movements? ... Can you cut a cube into 27 smaller cubes with fewer than 6 cuts? (The assumption being that one ...

### How to cut a pie into eight equal pieces with only three cuts - Quora

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... slices) of pie. Then, you can take all 4 pieces and arrange them in a stack that is 4 pieces high. ... To cut the pie into 8 equal parts with only 3 cuts requires skill.