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## [Daily Brain Teasers] Maths Aptitude Puzzle - 17 December

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• Maths Aptitude Puzzle  - 17 December A octopus has 8 legs. A hippogriff has 6 legs and 2 pairs of wings. A sphinx has 6 legs and one pair of wings. Now we
Message 1 of 6 , Dec 16, 2012
Maths Aptitude Puzzle  - 17 December

A octopus has 8 legs. A hippogriff has 6 legs and 2 pairs of wings. A sphinx has 6 legs and one pair of wings. Now we have all 3 kinds and a total of 18 insects in a cage. We have a total of 118 legs and 20 pairs of wings. How many insects do we have of each kind ?

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• 5,7,6
Message 2 of 6 , Dec 17, 2012
5,7,6

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> Maths Aptitude Puzzle  - 17 December
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> A octopus has 8 legs. A hippogriff has 6 legs and 2 pairs of wings. A sphinx has 6 legs and one pair of wings. Now we have all 3 kinds and a total of 18 insects in a cage. We have a total of 118 legs and 20 pairs of wings. How many insects do we have of each kind ?
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> Update Your Answers at : Click Here
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• There are 5 octopi, 7 hippos, and 6 sphinxes David ... From: lavesh rawat To: undisclosed recipients: ; Sent: Mon, Dec 17, 2012 5:15
Message 3 of 6 , Dec 17, 2012
There are 5 octopi, 7 hippos, and 6 sphinxes

David

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Maths Aptitude Puzzle - 17 December

A octopus has 8 legs. A hippogriff has 6 legs and 2 pairs of wings. A sphinx has 6 legs and one pair of wings. Now we have all 3 kinds and a total of 18 insects in a cage. We have a total of 118 legs and 20 pairs of wings. How many insects do we have of each kind ?

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• octopus-5, hippogriff-7 and sphinx-6 ... From: David Abrahams Subject: Re: [MATH for FUN] [Daily Brain Teasers] Maths Aptitude Puzzle - 17
Message 4 of 6 , Dec 17, 2012
octopus-5, hippogriff-7 and sphinx-6

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From: David Abrahams <MathMadEzy@...>
Subject: Re: [MATH for FUN] [Daily Brain Teasers] Maths Aptitude Puzzle - 17 December
To: mathforfun@yahoogroups.com
Date: Monday, 17 December, 2012, 11:14 PM

There are 5 octopi, 7 hippos, and 6 sphinxes

David

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Sent: Mon, Dec 17, 2012 5:15 pm
Subject: [MATH for FUN] [Daily Brain Teasers] Maths Aptitude Puzzle - 17 December

Maths Aptitude Puzzle - 17 December

A octopus has 8 legs. A hippogriff has 6 legs and 2 pairs of wings. A sphinx has 6 legs and one pair of wings. Now we have all 3 kinds and a total of 18 insects in a cage. We have a total of 118 legs and 20 pairs of wings. How many insects do we have of each kind ?

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• This is not a math problem. Only sphinxes are insects, so there are 18 insects in the cage. stevo ... [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
Message 5 of 6 , Dec 18, 2012
This is not a math problem.
Only sphinxes are insects, so there are 18 insects in the cage.

stevo

On Mon, Dec 17, 2012 at 1:24 AM, lavesh rawat <love19_foryou@...>wrote:

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> Maths Aptitude Puzzle - 17 December
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> A octopus has 8 legs. A hippogriff has 6 legs and 2 pairs of wings. A
> sphinx has 6 legs and one pair of wings. Now we have all 3 kinds and a
> total of 18 insects in a cage. We have a total of 118 legs and 20 pairs of
> wings. How many insects do we have of each kind ?
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> Update Your Answers at : Click Here
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> Solution
> Will be updated after 1 day
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• Correction: There are 18 sphinxes in the cage. stevo ... [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
Message 6 of 6 , Dec 18, 2012
Correction: There are 18 sphinxes in the cage.

stevo

On Tue, Dec 18, 2012 at 3:46 AM, MorphemeAddict <lytlesw@...> wrote:

> This is not a math problem.
> Only sphinxes are insects, so there are 18 insects in the cage.
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> stevo
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> On Mon, Dec 17, 2012 at 1:24 AM, lavesh rawat <love19_foryou@...>wrote:
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>> Maths Aptitude Puzzle - 17 December
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>> A octopus has 8 legs. A hippogriff has 6 legs and 2 pairs of wings. A
>> sphinx has 6 legs and one pair of wings. Now we have all 3 kinds and a
>> total of 18 insects in a cage. We have a total of 118 legs and 20 pairs of
>> wings. How many insects do we have of each kind ?
>>
>> Update Your Answers at : Click Here
>>
>> Solution
>> Will be updated after 1 day
>>
>> [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
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