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Which strategies can be used to solve this problem?

Kathleen invited 28 people to her party. She plans to seat 8 people at the dining room table. She will put the rest at round tables with 4 people at each table.

What is the fewest number of round tables that Kathleen needs so that each guest will have a seat?

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  1. So 8 of the 28 will seat at the dining room table, leaving 20 for the round tables.
    Each will seat 4, so you need 5 round tables.

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    posted by Reiny
  2. ok thanks

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