# In the bowl

There are 12 pears in the bowl. Erik ate a third. How many pears remained in the bowl?

Correct result:

x =  8

#### Solution:

$m=12 \ \\ e=m/3=12/3=4 \ \\ \ \\ x=m-e=12-4=8$ Our examples were largely sent or created by pupils and students themselves. Therefore, we would be pleased if you could send us any errors you found, spelling mistakes, or rephasing the example. Thank you!

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