# You are giving a party. You have 6 pints of ice cream for the party. If you serve 3/4 pint of ice cream to each person how many people can you serve?

##### 1 Answer

Nov 11, 2016

This is a matter of division. You want to know how many times 3/4 goes into 6.

#### Explanation:

Since division is the same as multiplying with the inverse:

You can serve 8 people.

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