# math

five students make the following guesses on the number of jelly beans in a jar: 72, 78, 68, 60 and 84. the guesses were off by 14, 2, 4, 6 and 10 (not in order). how many jelly beans are in the jar?

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3. 87
1. 74

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posted by Olga
2. how did you get 74?

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posted by ally
3. You get it but adding 72,78,68,60,84 and get 362 and divide it but 5 people and you get 72 then add the reminder and that 74. Hope that help.

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posted by Jace
4. I think they are right

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posted by Kamarin
5. It is 74

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posted by Kamarin
6. The I'm The The The The The The

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posted by Anonymous
7. 74

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posted by Varun
8. It is 74 just like everyone says

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posted by Girl anomalous
9. Why do you have to add the remainder?

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posted by Abby

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