## Euclid's GCF Method ~ How It Helps In Primary School Mathematics

Consider the following questions. Willie is putting some snacks on plates. He has 72 satay sticks and 48 chicken wings. He wants both kinds of food on each plate for each guest. He wants to distribute the food evenly and have none left over. What is the greatest number of guests he can serve? Nurul has 3 ropes. Their lengths are 150 m and 175 m respectively. She wants to cut up the 3 ropes such that the resulting pieces are all of equal length and there is no rope left over.