Math help needed: how many prisoners were accused?

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On a certain day, the Wilton County Jail had 183 prisoners. Of these, 127 were accused of felonies, and 117 were accused of misdemeanors. How many prisoners were accused of both a felony and a misdemeanor?
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Nov 15th, 2015

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127 felonies + 117 misdemeanors - 183 prisoners = 61 both a felony and a misdemeanor

Answer is B. 61 prisoners

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