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While enjoying a giddy ride at the carousel Sammy propounded a puzzle which reflects much credit to his mental abilities.
“One third of the number of kids riding ahead of me, added to threequarter of those riding behind me gives the correct number of children on this MerryGoRound” is the way he puts it; but it will puzzle you quite a little to tell just how many riders there were at this whirling circus.View SolutionSubmit Solution 342 views
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The cold faucet in a bath lets the water in at the rate of 15 litres per minute.
The hot faucet fills the bath at the rate of 10 liters per minute.
The plug hole lets the water out of the bath at the rate of 12 liters per minute.The bath holds a maximum of 520 liters.
I turn both faucets on, but forget to put the plug in. How many minutes does it take for the bath to overflow?
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Add punctuation to the following phrase to make something gramatically and logically coherent:
is is not not not is not is is is is not is not is it not
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You are in a room with three light switches, each of which controls one of three light bulbs in the next room. Your task is to determine which switch controls which bulb. All lights are initially off, and you can’t see into one room from the other. You are allowed only one chance to enter the room with the light bulbs. How can you determine which light switch goes with which light bulb?
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Farmer John has a chicken farm. On a certain day, John calculates in how many days he will run out of chickenfood. He notices that if he would sell 75 of his chickens, he could feed the remaining chickens twenty days longer with the chickenfood he has, and that if he would buy 100 extra chickens, he would run out of chickenfood fifteen days earlier.
How many chickens does farmer John have?
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