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5 basketball teams are in a tournament and each team will play each other one time how many games will be played at the end?

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    5 teams: ABCDE
    These teams will play each other:
    AB AC AD AE
    BC BD BE
    CD CE

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    Sorry, I didn't finish and I accidentally hit enter.
    AB AC AD AE
    BC BD BE
    CD CE
    DE
    (E has already played all of the teams.)
    That's 10 games.

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    10

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    A team does not play against itself so the answer for 5 teams is:
    4 + 3 +2 + 1 = 10games

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