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Madam Marathon (Posted on 2013-12-23) Difficulty: 2 of 5
999 men and 555 women participated in the open-for-all marathon race.
Josette arrived at 333rd place in the general count and at the 55th place among the women.

a. How many men did she leave behind her?
b. How many women?

  Submitted by Ady TZIDON    
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a. 332 - 54 = 278 men before here, therefore
999 - 278 = 721 men after her.
b. 54 women .

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