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Puzzle ID:#26499
Fun:*** (2.73)
Difficulty:** (2.04)
Category:Math
Submitted By:Question_MarkAsx******
Corrected By:Question_Mark

 

 

 



I have 7 bags of marbles. There are 200 marbles in total. Using the clues below, work out how many marbles are in each bag.

Bag 1 + Bag 2 = 57 marbles
Bag 2 + Bag 3 = 83 marbles
Bag 3 + Bag 4 = 71 marbles
Bag 4 + Bag 5 = 43 marbles
Bag 5 + Bag 6 = 66 marbles
Bag 6 + Bag 7 = 43 marbles

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Comments

redraptor50*us*
Oct 23, 2005

WOW, that was a great one, I tried to work it all out , but kept thinking I was missing something. Didn't get all of it, perhaps next time
smarty_blondy*ro*
Oct 23, 2005

"From that" i got a good brain work out.
Question_MarkAsx**
Oct 23, 2005

I currently have another one of these in pending so who knows?
sln03
Oct 23, 2005

WHAT? I'm soooo confused right now!
zonarita*us*
Oct 23, 2005

That was hard for me - been out of school for awhile. It was fun to try. I appreciate that you gave the how in your answer.
dutchymonster*en*
Oct 23, 2005

Nice one Q.M. Iliked it a lot
renaeAau*
Oct 24, 2005

That was fun! Thank you. It made me feel smart!
meme2559**
Oct 25, 2005

WOW confusing and really couldn't be lazy on this one. great job!
nkatha23
Nov 02, 2005

Sooo easy.........
meonlyAus*
Nov 09, 2005

how did you get 200?
meonlyAus*
Nov 09, 2005

never mind
(user deleted)
Nov 10, 2005

Very easy!

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