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Why one is better than two! Why this pizza calculation ahead of the weekend is mind-boggling!

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10.01.2019

Yes, we discovered 'zero'.

But then, there are complicated mathematical problems in life which need regular practice and minute calculations. Like, whether to order two 500 ml-bottles of soft drinks or a one-litre bottle, or whether to buy a few sachets of shampoo or one bottle (which will inevitably slip from our soapy hands).

Or, whether to buy one 18-inch pizza or two 12-inch pizzas, because ‘18’ is ‘18’ and 12 plus 12 is 24, right?

The math that looks delicious. (Photo: Reuters)

But wouldn’t have you scored more in math if both life and calculation were that easy?

Here's a useful counterintuitive fact: one 18 inch pizza has more 'pizza' than two 12 inch pizzas pic.twitter.com/hePSpG0pJs

— Fermat's Library (@fermatslibrary) January 7, 2019

Since pizza is........

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