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Think It Over Thursday: World's Largest Pizza

Aug 31, 2017

Think it Over Thursday: World's Largest Pizza!

By Mathnasium

 

 

 

Are your math skills a little CRUSTY after a long summer? Don’t worry, you just KNEAD a little practice! Any way you SLICE it, this week’s word problem challenge is a perfect way to brush up on your skills! 

Did you know that the record for the largest pizza was broken when a restaurant called NIPfood made a pizza that was 1,260 square meters in area? If that pizza were cut in half, then each piece was cut in half, then each piece was cut in half again, over and over, until the pieces had been halved 10 times, how many pieces would there be?

Take your time and think it through, when you're ready check below for the solution!