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Of 30 vegetables, if 20 were sliced, and 18 were diced, then at most ? were neither sliced nor diced

i need the answer to what the ? is in the question

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here's some logical thinking for you: they can be sliced, or diced, but if you're going to dice them, you're supposed to slice them first. so in those 20 that were sliced, 18 of those were also diced. so the maximum number of not sliced or diced, would be 10.

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thank you soo much :)
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no problem. let me know if it's right or not!!
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Oh, 8. it got me for a minute.

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how did you get the answer?
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I guess not smarter than an 8th grader. Obviously someone didn't get the joke...duh.
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I'm thinking 10, I'm stumped, let us know

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i will when I figure of out haha :)
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20 were sliced18 were diced, 18 were sliced and diced 2 were still sliced. Leaving 10 untouched
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Peas

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thanks, i will hav=nd that in to my teacher
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*hand
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10. Since the sliced ones could also be diced. So if 18 of the sliced ones are also diced it means two are only sliced ,but that leaves only 10 that are neither sliced nor diced. So 10.