Smoking cigarettes Puzzles


One man has a habit of smoking cigarettes regularly. He has a strange habit of smoking even filters of the cigarette, which people usually throw it out. After smoking every 5 cigarettes, he attaches five filters of each cigarette and then he smokes it.

Now the question is, if he has a packet of 25 cigarettes daily, how many numbers of cigarettes per day he actually consumes?

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    Seeker008 Expert Answered on 1st December 2019.
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    roshanmeena6127 Starter Answered on 2nd December 2019.
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    For every five of the 25 cigarettes he has, he can make another one. So that makes 25/5=5 more cigarettes.

    Then from the 5 new cigarettes, he can make another one.

    So that’s 25+5+1=31 cigarettes in all.

    lalala Starter Answered on 26th July 2020.
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