# math

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Flora’s class collected 236 books. They are placing the books in boxes. If each box holds 8 books, how many boxes can they fill? if there are books left over, what portion of the last box will be filled?

30 full boxes
29 full boxes and 1 box that is full
29 full boxes and 1 box that is full
28 full boxes and 1 box that is full

1. Ms. Sue

You have three answers that are just the same.

2. Ms. Sue

None of the answers is correct.

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