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There are 24 students in Mr.Hills class. The number of boys and number of girls are both prime numbers. There are 2 more boys then girls. How many boys and how many girls are in each class?

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    the only small twin primes are

    3,5
    5,7
    11,13
    17,19

    which of those pairs add to 24?

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    11 and 13. Thank you. We didn't learn prime and composite numbers but still have homework on it.

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