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# Jack has 50 candies. he kept 5 candies with himself and shared the remaining candies equally among his 5 friends. how many did each of his friends got?

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9
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10
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11
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Solution

## The correct option is A 9Total number of candies =50 Number of candies jack kept=5 Candies to be distibuted among friends = Total number of candies - Number of candies jack kept =50−5=45 Number of friends=5 Number of candies each friend got = Candies to be distibuted among friends ÷ number of friends =45÷5 =9 Hence, each friend will receive 9 candies.

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