# Math

Each student receives the same number of pencils and the same number of notebooks. This year she gave out 96 pencils and 72 notebooks. Which is the greatest number of students that can be in Ms. Thomas’s class this year?

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1. What is the greatest common factor of 96 and 72?

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Ms. Sue

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