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January 28, 2015

Posted by **Gabby** on Friday, October 9, 2009 at 1:28am.

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**Reiny**, Friday, October 9, 2009 at 8:48amLet the number of guests be x

then

x/3 + x/4 + x/2 = 65

Multiply bye 12 to get

4x + 3x + 6x = 780

I get x = 60

check:

rice dishes = 60/3 = 20

broth = 60/4 = 15

meat = 60/2 = 30

20+15+30 = 65 check!!

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