Posted by **Phyllis** on Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 6:34pm.

There are 16 people at a party. They want to set up relay teams with exactly 3 people each. Can they do it? Explain.

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**Ms. Sue**, Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 6:35pm
16 divided by 3 = 5 with 1 left over.

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**PayDay**, Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 6:36pm
Not if everyone is included.(:

Why? Try it yourself.

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**sammy**, Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 2:20am
No, because 3x_ can NEVER equal to 16 so 16 divided by 3 has no answer. There will be one left out.

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