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Puzzle ID:#4808
Fun:*** (2.15)
Difficulty:** (1.65)
Category:Math
Submitted By:mad-adeAhu***
Corrected By:username

 

 

 



Mad Ade's Uncle "Hugh J'Nobonim" has 11 Children, to whom he distributes exactly $9.00 a week in pocket money. He gives his sons 50p a week, while his lucky daughters receive $1 a week. How many sons and how many daughters does he have?

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He has 4 boys and 7 girls.
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Comments

andy1608
Jun 28, 2002

And another name slips through! Good work Fella - again!
datra16**
Oct 10, 2002

AND STILL MORE PROOF THAT WOMEN RULE!!!
dutchymonster*en*
Dec 26, 2006

Hugh J'Nobonim?!!
dutchymonster*en*
Oct 22, 2007

sons 50p daughters $1
at the current exchange rate that's about the same innit?
Mad-AdeAhu*
Oct 22, 2007

Someone altered the £ to $ for some starnge reason.
dutchymonster*en*
Oct 23, 2007

It'll be 'cos £'s don't fit in with the all american lifestyle
I would have corrected it back, but can't be arsed!
solarsistim321*us*
Oct 29, 2007

Seems as though there is an endless supply of these teasers.

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