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At a certain convention participate 100 persons. It is known that each participant personally knows (and is known by) at least 67 others.

A certain lady would like to dine with other 3 at the same table, provided they know her and they know each other.

Prove that this is possible.

Advise how actually she can arrange it.

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Hints/Tips HINT.............please complete the solution | Comment 1 of 2

Let us call the lady A.   From the list of 100 names ERASE all those that don't know her- i.e. 32 names- she knows herself for sure...and you are left with 68. invite any participant on the list and erase another 32 that know neither A nor B.


Does anyone care to complete my explanation to cater to A's initial whims?

 


  Posted by Ady TZIDON on 2017-03-18 11:32:23
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