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    if you have 16 golfers and every one plays in a foursome, how many foursomes will be necessary so that each player will be included in a foursome with every other player at least once.

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    jjayce

    clever!
    Four (fore) can't be right as not every golfer would have played with every other golfer at least once.
    I calculated it by hand and came up with 35, but can't determine a formula that would give the answer.

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    Home work again?
    jjayce

    not required. how's that for a change.
    4 (or should i say "fore"...)


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