Packing shoes riddle
How many cases do you need if you have to pack 112 pairs of shoes into cases that each hold 28 shoes?
Expert Asked on 19th February 2020 in Logic Puzzles.
each pair contains 2 shoes
– So, 112 pair will have 112*2 = 224 shoes
Each case have 28 shoes so 224/28 =8
There are 28 Shoes in 1 single Case —this means 14 pairs of Shoes in 1 Case.
To pack all 112 pairs of shoes we need 8 Cases (112 / 14 = 8).
28 shoes in a case => 28/2 = 14 pairs per case
112 pairs / 14 pairs (per case) = 8 Cases
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