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There are two equal groups of 8 books on the shelf. One group has reading books. In the other group three of the books are math books and the rest are science books. How many science books are there?

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Given that there are 8 books in a group and one group have 3 math books, then we subtract 3 from 8 to find the number of science books:

83=5 science books8-3=\color{#c34632}5\text{ science books}

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