Dario purchased a party size sub, and he decides to share it with 3 of his friends. So, he cuts the sub into 4 equal pieces. However, another one of his friends also showed up, and there are now 5 people in total

Part A

Now that the sub will be shared equally among 5 people, will each person get more or less sub? Briefly state why you think so.

They get less sub because a larger piece is being split between multiple people causing the the pieces to be smaller in order to be equally split

amountthat eachpersonwould get after the sub is divided in 5 peopleequallyis lesser than the amount ofsubthat they were getting when there were 4people.## How to interpret the division?

divisionis the part of ‘a’ that each one of ‘b’ items will get.mangoesare there, and 2 people, then 10 ÷ 2 is the number of mangoes eachpersonwould get, which is 5.equally dividingthe number that is being divided in total x parts, where x is the number of parts the given number is divided.dividedin 4 parts,equalparts.increasethenumberin which the considered thing (here sub) is to bedivided, the lesser each part would be.Previouslywhen 4peoplewere there:personwould get:personwould get:sidesby ‘a’,assuming ‘a’ ispositivewe get:,Divideboth the sides by 20:amountthat eachpersonwould get after the sub is divided in 5 peopleequallyis lesser than the amount ofsubthat they were getting when there were 4people.divisionhere: