# How many pencils and how many jars?

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I have some pencils and some jars
If I put 9 pencils into each jar I will have two jars left over
If I put 6 pencils into each jar I will have three pencils left over
How many pencils and how many jars?

posted Feb 5, 2015

45 pencils and 7 jars

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