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Half or not (Posted on 2002-11-14) Difficulty: 1 of 5
A woman has 7 children, half of them are boys. How can this be possible?

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Another Solution | Comment 5 of 28 |
The woman has 4 boys and 3 girls. One Half are boys, plus an additional 1/14 are boys as well.

Similarly for 1/2 + 3/14 or 1/2 + 5/14.
  Posted by Charlie on 2003-02-21 04:10:07
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