Math
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Explain It Evan told his class that the people in his family have 14 legs altogether. Quinton said that there must be 7 people in Evan's family. Is Quinton correct? Explain

Is it possible in his family there are two people will only one leg?

Yes. Each person has 2 legs. 14/2 = 7

Is it possible in his family there are two people will only one leg? Probably not.
If each person has two legs,
2legs*7people=14 legs 
evan told his class that the peolpe in his family have 14 legs altogetether. quinton said that there must be 7 peoplpe in evan's family. is quinton correct

Evan told his class that the people in his family have 14 legs in all. Quinton said that there must be 7 people in Evan's family. Is Quinton correct?Explain.