# Difference between revisions of "2012 AMC 10B Problems/Problem 4"

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− | In total, there were <math>3+4=7</math> marbles left from both Ringo and Paul. <math>7/6</math>=1R1. | + | In total, there were <math>3+4=7</math> marbles left from both Ringo and Paul. <math>7/6</math>=1R1. This means that that there is <math>\boxed{1}</math> marbles left or |

<math> \textbf{(A)}</math> | <math> \textbf{(A)}</math> |

## Revision as of 19:06, 25 February 2012

## Problem 4

When Ringo places his marbles into bags with 6 marbles per bag, he has 4 marbles left over. When Paul does the same with his marbles, he has 3 marbles left over. Ringo and Paul pool their marbles and place them into as many bags as possible, with 6 marbles per bag. How many marbles will be left over?

## Solution

In total, there were marbles left from both Ringo and Paul. =1R1. This means that that there is marbles left or