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anonymous
 5 years ago
One day, a person went to horse racing area, Instead of counting the number of human and horses, he instead counted 74 heads and 196 legs. Yet he knew the number of humans and horses there. How did he do it, and how many humans and horses are there?
anonymous
 5 years ago
One day, a person went to horse racing area, Instead of counting the number of human and horses, he instead counted 74 heads and 196 legs. Yet he knew the number of humans and horses there. How did he do it, and how many humans and horses are there?

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anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Let number of humans be x and horses be y X + y = 74 2x + 4y =196 so 2x + 2 y = 148 so 2y = 48 and so y = 24 X=,7424=50 and : 50 humans and 24 horses

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0wow ur right, good job

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0HM = Human HR = Horse HM + HR = 74 2HM + 4HR = 196 (2HM + 4HR)  (2 HM + 2HR) = 196  148 2HR = 48 HR = 24 HM + (24) = 74 HM = 74  24 HM = 50
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