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How many new cups can possibly be made?

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A factory recycles paper cups for use in its canteen.

Seven used cups are needed to make each new cup.

If there are 2,251 used cups, how many new cups can possibly be made?

posted Oct 2 by Pushpak Chauhan

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2247/7 = 321 | remainder 4
315/7 = 45 | remainder 10
49/7 = 7 | remainder 6
7/7 = 1 | remainder 6
7/7 = 1 | remainder 0

321 + 45 + 7 + 1 + 1 = 375.

answer Oct 2 by Tejas Naik
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375


2251/7=321 rem 4 --> 325
325/7=46 rem 3 --> 49
49/7=7 --> 7
7/7=1
321+46+7+1=375

answer Oct 6 by Hanifa Mammadov



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