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Adrienne, Betty and Cathy were the only three competitors participating in a series of athletic events. In each event, the winner gets 3 points, second gets 2 points and third gets 1 point. After the events, Adrienne has 8 points, Betty has 11 points and Cathy has 5 points. In how many events did Adrienne come second?

A 0
B 1
C 2
D 3
E 4

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  1. 6 pts total per event

    24 pts total awarded...so 4 events

    Betty has three 1st's and a 2nd

    Cathy has a 2nd and three 3rd's

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