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Problem C

A Grape Problem

There are several bowls containing various amounts of grapes on a table. When 12 of the bowls each had 8 more grapes added to them, the mean (average) number of grapes per bowl increased by 6. How many bowls of grapes are on the table?

Strands: Number Sense and Numeration, Patterning and Algebra