# Question #11038

##### 1 Answer

Oct 5, 2016

#### Explanation:

Consider this question..

There are 30 sweets left in a packet, How many children can each be given 3 sweets?

This is a division... 30 sweets are being shared out into groups of 3.

The question you are asking is the same type of question, just with different numbers.

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This would have been more obvious if:

"How many quarters are there in three-quarters?" 3!

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