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Apples (Posted on 2007-03-15) Difficulty: 3 of 5
You've got three boxes with apples. You know that:

1. In box A there are 6 apples less, or double the number of apples, than in box B.

2. in box C there are 5 apples more than in box A, or 5 less apples than in box B.

3. There are at least two boxes with the same number of apples in them.

How many apples are in each box?

See The Solution Submitted by Assaf    
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re: Solution | Comment 4 of 9 |
(In reply to Solution by Syzygy)

... but then C has neither 5 apples more than A, nor 5 less than B.
  Posted by Charlie on 2007-03-15 11:18:47

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