I have collected 253 strawberries which I want to put into punnets for handing out to my neighbors. All punnets must contain the same number of strawberries and I wish to use as few punnets as possible. How many of my neighbors received a punnet of strawberries, and how many strawberries did each punnet contain?
11 punnets each containing 23 strawberries
13 punnets each containing 17 strawberries
11 punnets each containing 33 strawberries
13 punnets each containing 19 strawberries
253 is the product of two prime numbers 11 and 23.
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