How many children do i have puzzle

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My daughter has many sisters. She has as many sisters as she has brothers. Each of her brothers has twice as many sisters as brothers.

How many sons and daughters do I have?

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    Suppose the daughter have x sisters so she have x brothers
    So,
    There are x+1 daughters and x sons.
    Every son have x-1 brothers.
    So,
    according to puzzle
    2(x-1)=x+1
    X= 3 ,
    so,
    4 daughters and  3 sons.

    Yodha Expert Answered on 12th May 2016.
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    3 Sons and 4 Daughters

    dyj Expert Answered on 12th May 2016.

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