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If you have 43 marbles. You divide them equally among some sacks. How many sacks must you use to get fewer than 8that marbles in each sack?

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  1. 7 is "few than 8."

    43/7 = 6 bags with one marble left over.

    Since 43 is a prime number, it cannot be done exactly.

    posted by PsyDAG

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