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1. Guess how many M&M's are in the bag. _________________

2. Open your bag. Count the M&M's. How many M&M's are in the bag? __________________

3. How far off was your guess? _______________________

4. Sort your M&M's by color.
 G = green ________________ O = orange ________________ B = blue ________________ R = red ________________ Y = yellow ________________ LB = light brown ________________ DB = dark brown ________________
5. Which color had the most candies? _____________

6. Which color had the fewest candies? _____________

7. Were there more blue or yellow? _______________

8. Were there more light brown or dark brown? _____________

9. Were there more red or orange? ________________

10. Do all the candy bags contain the same number of candies and colors? How can you explain this?__________________________

11. M&M's have between __________ and ________ candies in a bag.

12. The least common color is _____________.

13. The most common color is _____________.

14. Why were more dark brown candies in the bag? ________________________________

15. What combination of two colors equals the greatest amount of candies? ____________ and ______________

16. How does the number of dark brown candies compare with the number of all the other candies together? ________________________________________________________________

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