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January 30, 2015

January 30, 2015

Posted by **Kelly** on Sunday, October 15, 2006 at 11:20am.

- each field goal counts for 5 points

- each touchdown counts for 3 points

The only way to score points is with some combination of field goals

and touchdowns.

They have noticed that not every score is possible in this league

(for example 1, 2, 4...); in fact they think that they know the

highest score that is impossible to make. I have figured out that this

is 7 points, but I would like to know why. How can I prove that this

score is impossible and that all higher scores are possible?

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