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Offline Jerry Freeman

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Riddle
« on: October 03, 2021, 06:00:45 PM »
Given information----
   
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As I was going to St. Ives,
    I met a man with seven wives,
    Each wife had seven sacks,
    Each sack had seven cats,
    Each cat had seven kits:
    Kits, cats, sacks, and wives,
    How many were there going to St. Ives?

Offline Denis Pointing

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Re: Riddle
« Reply #1 on: October 20, 2021, 04:47:48 AM »
Given information----
 As I was going to St. Ives,
    I met a man with seven wives,
    Each wife had seven sacks,
    Each sack had seven cats,
    Each cat had seven kits:
    Kits, cats, sacks, and wives,
    How many were there going to St. Ives? 

Only one person was going to St Ives. He/she just met the others on the way.
« Last Edit: October 20, 2021, 02:03:01 PM by Denis Pointing »

 

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