Kendra bought 4 boxes of doughnuts. There were 6 doughnuts in each box. She divided the doughnuts equally among 8 people. How many doughnuts did each person rec
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Kendra bought 4 boxes of doughnuts. There were 6 doughnuts in each box. She divided the doughnuts equally among 8 people. How many doughnuts did each person receive?
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1. User Answers NERDYinsomecases
Well this is pretty easy.
If there are 8 people, with 6 doughnuts in every box, then do 6*4 to give you 24.
If you know you multiplication (recommend practicing), then you would know that 8 is a multiple of 24. So the second step to this word problem is 24/8 to give you the final answer of:
3 doughnuts / person