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Nuts over Counting

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A fellow said that when he counted his nuts by twos, threes, fours, fives and sixes, there was still one left over; but when he counted them by sevens they came out even.  How many did he have?  (Adams, The Scholar's Arithmetic, 1821)

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"Nuts over Counting," Loci (February 2006)

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