Elementary Geometry for College Students (6th Edition)

Published by Brooks Cole

Chapter 8 - Section 8.5 - More Area Relationships in the Circle - Exercises - Page 380: 31

Answer

The restaurant will clear more money when the pizza is cut into 8 pieces.

Work Step by Step

We can calculate the money brought in per pizza when the pizza is cut into 6 pieces each: $(6)(\$1.95) = \$11.70$ We can calculate the money brought in per pizza when the pizza is cut into 8 pieces each: $(8)(\$1.50) = \$12.00$ The restaurant will clear more money when the pizza is cut into 8 pieces.

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