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Factors of 58
Introduction My sister has a closet full of clothes. As a matter of fact, she has 58 different dresses. In this closet of mainly dresses, the dresses fall into being one of 29 different colors. Using this information, see if you can figure out how many dresses of each color my sister has in her […]

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Factors of 55
Introduction In a 55-gallon drum, it needs to be filled with different kinds of rocks in order to create a heavy weight to keep doors open and tarps down on the ground from blowing away. Since the gallon-drum owner is frugal, he goes straight to the clearance aisle of the rock store. Since it is […]

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Factors of 54
Introduction With 54 independent countries in Africa, a social studies teacher provides her students with the map of those countries. She tells her students that they must color the map using different colors and then they will need to memorize these countries for a test. She recommends color-coordinating the countries by placing them into groups […]

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Factors of 51
Introduction Fifty-one employees are working at a candle-making factory. There are three departments in the company. These departments are the melting, finished product, and office departments. So, the company wants to divide the employees into those departments as evenly as possible. Use the factors of 51. Is that a possibility for the employees to be […]

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Factors of 50
Introduction In the United States, there are 50 states. An organization is grouping the states into equally-sized groups. Then each group would contain the same number of states in them. The worker in the organization hasn’t quite figured out how he wants to do this. See if you can help him. Think of the number […]

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Factors of 35
Introduction In a car, a car racer knows that with every rev of the engine, the odometer needle climbs steadily 7 times. If he revs it seven times without the odometer needle falling at all, if that is all possible, how many times will he rev his engine to reach 35 miles per hour? Consider […]

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Factors of 49
Introduction In a large zoom meeting, there are 49 students in it. With this large of a class, the teacher wants the students to answer questions, but not all at the same time. That would be too difficult to manage with all of those answers coming into the chat box. You decide to equally divide […]

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Factors of 20
Let’s say that you won $20 from a lottery scratch off. You cash it in and want to share this instant winning money with your friends. You need to share it equally. That means you want to keep an equal amount of money and share equally the rest with your 3 friends. Can you do […]

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