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Can you divide equally 17 apples among 16 children?

You sure can. Give each child one apple and cut the last into 16 pieces - one for each child.If you don't want to cut the apple then no, you cannot equally divide 17 apples among 16 children.

How can you divide equally 16 apples among 17 children?

Yes give them each 16/17 of an apple.

Can you divide 16 apples equally among 17 children?

yes...i believe it is possible but very hard to figure out

How do you divide 16 apples equally among 17 children?

Since 16 and 17 are relatively prime, i.e. they share no divisors other than 1, the only ways to divide 16 apples equally amongst 17 children is to either cut each apple into 17 pieces and give 16 pieces to each child, or cut a 17th of an apple out of each apple, give the cut apples to 16 of the children and give the 16 pieces to the 17th child.Another way to do it is to make apple sauce. From my wife. Gee, wish I had thought of that. :-)>

How do you divide 16 apples equally between 10 children?

Cut each apple into fifths (creating 90 1/5 segments). Then, give each kid 9 segments.

How do you divide equally 16 apples for17 kids?

That simply cannot be divided evenly. Some things will always have a remainder. This is one of those cases. There's nothing you can do about it.

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How do you divide 16 equally?

You can divide it by 4 (4 being 16's square root). Or you can divide it by 8. Also you can divide it by 2 because all even numbers are divisible by 2.

If there are 16 apples how do you divide amongs 17 people?

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How much does jane pay 1 pound 12 ounces of apples at 1.96 per pound?

There are 16 ounces in a pound, so she's buying 28 ounces of apples. Divide $1.96 by 16, and the apples cost 0.1225/ounce. Multipley 0.1225*28, and the apples are going to cost $3.43

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How do you divide 17 apples a mong 16 people?

Give each person one apple. Throw the extra one away.

How can you equally column the number 48?

Divide the 48 columns by any of these numbers: 2, 3, 4, 6, 8, 12, 16, 24.

What is the probability that a family with 4 children has at least 2 girls?

Assuming that boys and girls are equally likely, it is 11/16.

What is 16 divide by 1.000 equl?

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How much does jane pay for 1 pound and 12 ounces of apples at 1.96 per pound?

there are 16 oz in a pound so u divide 1.96 by 16 and get 0.1225 which rounds to 0.12 you add that to 1.96 for a total of $2.08.

2 quarts of sliced apples equals how many apples?

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If 3 plums are worth 2 apples how many apples are 24 plums worth?

If 3 plums = 2 apples, then 24 plums = 16 apples: 24 ÷ 3 = 8, then multiply 8 x 2 = 16.