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Question from tayyaba, a student:

there were 365 days in the year 1993 the first day of the year was friday.
On what day of the week did 1994 begin?

Hi Tayyaba,

There are 7 days in a week and 365 divided by 7 is 52 with a remainder of 1. Can you complete the problem now?


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