## Contemporary Math Problem Essay

Katherine-Claire Alston, MATH 1301 – 008, A group of 67 friends meets for lunch. They greet each other by exchanging fist bumps. How many fist bumps are exchanged if each friend must bump with each of the 66 others? This problem asks us to determine the number of fist bumps that would occur between, 67 people, if they all fist bump each other once. This situation leaves us with two numbers to keep in mind as we try to solve […]