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There are 3 types of apples in a basket: 7 Red Delicious apples, 8 Gala apples, and 9 Granny Smith apples. Without looking, what is the fewest number of apples you need to take out of the basked to guarantee that you have at least 2 different types of apples?

asked by Kabir
  1. I believe it’s Granny Smith because there not sweet :) I hope this helps

    posted by Annie:~)
  2. huh?

    posted by Kabir
  3. It’s 9

    posted by Annie:~)
  4. can you please explain how?

    posted by Kabir
  5. 10

    posted by Tanya

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