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How Many In The Family?

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Puzzle ID:#436
Fun:*** (2.55)
Difficulty:** (1.62)
Category:Math
Submitted By:Spikejw1***

 

 

 



Each son in the Hubbard family has just as many brothers as sisters, but each daughter has twice as many brothers as sisters.

How many boys and girls are there in the family?

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Answer

There are 4 boys and 3 girls in the family.

(Each boy has 3 brothers and 3 sisters, but each girl has 4 brothers and 2 sisters.)

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