Posted by rawr... im a dinosaur.... rawr on .
The eight members of the Ping Pong Paddlers Club have a tournament in which every player plays a game against every other player. How many games are there in the tournament?

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Dusty(:,
well you have the 8 players and they play a game with each person so you take 8 times 8 and you get 64. so there is 64 games in the tournament.

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rawr... im a dinosaur.... rawr,
oh, okay. thank you Dusty(:
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Ms. Sue,
Each of the 8 players only plays 7 games.
Dino Where are you going to take this problem from here? 
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rawr... im a dinosaur.... rawr,
Multiply?

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Ms. Sue,
No.
Draw a diagram showing these games.
What do you find 
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rawr... im a dinosaur.... rawr,
I keep getting 29.

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Ms. Sue,
Yes. 29 is correct.

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rawr... im a dinosaur.... rawr,
But 29 is not an option, so I do not know how else to figure it out.

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hippie,
Its B