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Puzzle ID:#6724
Fun:*** (2.76)
Difficulty:** (1.29)
Submitted By:silver_sword*****
Corrected By:username




If there are forty cups on the table and one cup breaks, how come there are 3 tea cups left?


There are 4 tea (For-ty) cups at first. When one breaks, there would be 3 tea cups left!

Admittedly, this doesn't work when written, but go use it on your friend.


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