Thinking Mathematically (6th Edition)

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Chapter 5 - Number Representation and Calculation - Chapter Summary, Review, and Test - Review Exercises: 9

Answer

There can be 12 people of each team.

Work Step by Step

There are 24 men and 60 women. Teams are all women or all men. No coed teams. This is a greatest common divisor problem. The largest number that divides evenly into both numbers is 12.
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