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# The Generous Aussie

Two Australians arrive in the U.S with a total of $100. They divide it equally. One of them, seeing a woman complaining about having little money, gave $25 to her.

How much money do the two Australians now have in total?

The answer is not $75.

How much money do the two Australians now have in total?

The answer is not $75.

### Hint

Remember, this is in the trick category--so simple arithmetic is not going to help.### Answer

$100.The Australians were brother and sister. The generous brother gave his complaining sister $25 of his money!

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