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A buffet-style restaurant has 18 tables that seat 23 people each. A church group of 401 has rented the restaurant for a banquet. If the pastor, his wife, and his 9 kids come as invited guests, what is the least number of people that can sit at any one table?

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  1. anonymous
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    again?

  2. anonymous
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    kinda. he he!!

  3. shadowfiend
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    You've already had this question answered.

  4. anonymous
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    not really.....help me though!

  5. shadowfiend
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    They messed up their math a little. The answer was 21.

  6. anonymous
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    21.......

  7. shadowfiend
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    The rest of the reasoning in your original post of this question is correct.

  8. anonymous
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    ok. so the correct answer is 21.

  9. shadowfiend
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    401 church group members + 9 kids + 1 paster + 1 wife = 412 people 412 people / 23 people per table = 17 tables with a remainder of 21 That means 17 tables will have 23 people at them, with one table having 21.

  10. shadowfiend
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    Correct.

  11. shadowfiend
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    Thanks for the medal :)

  12. anonymous
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    ok. Thank you! I gave u a medal.

  13. anonymous
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    lol...welcome.

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