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Three fat cats can eat three fat rats in three minutes. How long will it take for thirty three fat cats to eat sixty six fat rats?

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Solution Puzzle Solution | Comment 17 of 20 |

Three fat cats can eat three fat rats in three minutes

Or, One fat cat can eat 3*3/3 = 3 fat rat in one minute

Or, 33 fat cats can eat 66 fat rats in 66*3/33 = 6 minutes.

Consequently, thirty three fat cats will eat sixty six fat rats in six minutes.

Edited on December 7, 2007, 6:05 am
  Posted by K Sengupta on 2007-12-07 06:05:13

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