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The Master Chief collects spiders and starfish. If his spiders have 8 legs and his starfish have 5 legs, how many starfish must he have given that his spider/starfish collection totals 19 creatures and 116 legs?

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    5s + 8(19-s) = 116

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    I entered it there was a problem, it was incorrect

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    Mr alexander you are retarded

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