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 3 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?
 3 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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dimbeni
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Let's assume every human has one head and two legs And every horse, one head and four legs

dimbeni
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Solve 74=Hu+Ho 196=2Hu+4Ho in Hu and Ho

agbyoung
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So, What do I write as my answer?

agbyoung
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0OMG! Thank You! That was quick 2!... You should be a legend on here!

dimbeni
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Do not waste a wonderful opportunity to point out that the initial assumption is quite stringent ;)

dimbeni
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1A single onelegged man (or horse) and you're screwed...
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