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# Crazy Shoe Store

The following were the prices of items in a store:

SHOES..........$6

BOOTS..........$4

SANDALS........$6

SLIPPERS.......$6

What is the pattern and how much would SOCKS cost?

SHOES..........$6

BOOTS..........$4

SANDALS........$6

SLIPPERS.......$6

What is the pattern and how much would SOCKS cost?

### Hint

to find out PART of the pattern, note the letter that appears a lot.### Answer

The pattern...S = 2$

any vowel= 1$

SOCKS would cost 5$

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I had socks costing $6, given that all the $6 items began and ended with an S.

I had "S" = $3, "B" (or "T") = $1,

so SOCKS = $6.

Clearly there are multiple answers.

so SOCKS = $6.

Clearly there are multiple answers.

i was thinking 1 S is $4 and 2 S's is $6, but that isnt too mathematical

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I'm with Canary!

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