Carrie made 127 brownies and packed 13 in each box. How many boxes are packed and how many brownies are left over?

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Factors and multiples
asked 2021-01-07
Carrie made 127 brownies and packed 13 in each box. How many boxes are packed and how many brownies are left over?

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2021-01-08
Divide 127 and 13. The quotient will give the number of boxes and the remainder will give the number of leftover brownies:
9/127
-117/10
Therefore 127÷13=9R10 so she packed 9 boxes and had 10 leftover brownies.
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