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 Alexei And Boris (Posted on 2006-03-28)
Alexei and Boris both have a whole number of chocolates, lollipops and toffees, and the product of the number of each boy's of chocolates, lollipops and toffees is 336. It is known that:

(A) Each boy has fewer chocolates than lollipops.

(B) For each boy, the product of the number of chocolates and lollipops equals the total number of candies he has.

(C) Alexei has more lollipops than toffees.

Determine the number of chocolates, lollipops and toffees possessed by each of Alexei and Boris.

 See The Solution Submitted by K Sengupta Rating: 3.0000 (5 votes)

 Subject Author Date re(2): Computer solution AND 7 AND 48 Ken Haley 2006-03-29 23:58:58 re: Computer solution AND 7 AND 48 Ady TZIDON 2006-03-29 08:24:06 Computer solution Ken Haley 2006-03-29 00:11:39 re(5): Solution (to alternate problem) tomarken 2006-03-28 17:44:50 re(4): Solution (to alternate problem) tomarken 2006-03-28 17:40:04 re(3): Solution Richard 2006-03-28 17:26:03 re(3): Solution Dej Mar 2006-03-28 17:22:20 re(2): Solution tomarken 2006-03-28 16:12:43 re: Solution Richard 2006-03-28 15:23:07 Solution tomarken 2006-03-28 12:44:22 question Bob Smith 2006-03-28 12:43:28

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