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Posted by **Nicole** on Monday, April 23, 2012 at 4:58pm.

How many cookies should the bakery place in each cellophane package to maximize the number of cookies in each package?

(We are learning about factors and greatest common factors if this helps you a bit.)

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**Ms. Sue**, Monday, April 23, 2012 at 5:02pmfactors of 18 = 1, 18, 2, 9, 3, 6

factors of 24 = 1, 24, 2, 12, 3, 8, 4, 6

What is the largest number that is a factor of both 18 and 24?

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**Nicole**, Monday, April 23, 2012 at 5:13pmOhh, so 6, right?

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**Ms. Sue**, Monday, April 23, 2012 at 5:15pmRight.

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