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Some students pass around a box of candy containing 25 pieces.Kendra took the first piece of candy. Each child takes a piece of candy as the box is passed around. Bob also gets the last piece and may have more than the first piece. How many children are seated around the table?

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12 12 children were seated around the table because if Bob got more than 1 candy then the candy box was passed around the table twice.

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