# Thinking Chocolate Puzzle

### The Puzzle:

There were 100 chocolates in a box. The box was passed down along a row of people.

The first person took one chocolate. Each person down the row took more chocolates than the person before, until the box was empty.

What is the largest number of people that could have been in the row?

The first person took one chocolate. Each person down the row took more chocolates than the person before, until the box was empty.

What is the largest number of people that could have been in the row?