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How many children? (Posted on 2013-09-02) Difficulty: 2 of 5
  1. Benís oldest son was a twin.
  2. All of Benís children were twins except for 41 of them.
  3. All of Benís children were triplets except for 41 of them.
  4. All of Benís children were quadruplets except for 41 of them.
How many children did Ben have?

*** Counting triplets as twins or, quadruplets as triplets is not permissible.

  Submitted by K Sengupta    
Rating: 2.0000 (1 votes)
Solution: (Hide)
Ben had precisely 53 children.

For a detailed explanation, refer to the solution submitted by Salil in this location.

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  Subject Author Date
SolutionSalil2013-09-03 05:34:34
Solutioncomputer solutionCharlie2013-09-02 14:20:54
spoilerxdog2013-09-02 11:42:38
Questionre: answer - spoiler - not sure?Kenny M2013-09-02 10:22:27
Solutionanswer - spoilerAdy TZIDON2013-09-02 10:11:46
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