Seve girls arrive at a tea party each of them shakes hands once with each of the others how many handshakes does that make?
The question is ambiguous: If each girl shakes one other person's hand once, then there are seven (7) handshakes. If each girl shakes each other girl's hand once, then there are 7 x 6 x 0.5 = 21 handshakes (each girl x each other girl x cancelling out the doubles). Another way to look at this one: If each girl shakes each of the other girl's hand once, there would be 42 shakes (each girl…
Verbs are not describing words; adjectives are the words that describe nouns. The word girls is a noun. Examples of adjectives to describe the noun girls: young girls smart girls working girls helpful girls funny girls Examples of verbs that are appropriate for the actions of girls: The girls did study The girls were working The girls have eaten The girls will arrive The girls won