A rich merchant had collected many gold coins. He did not want anybody to know about them. One day, his wife asked, "How many gold coins do we have?" After pausing a moment, he replied, "Well! If I divide the coins into two unequal numbers, then 37 times the difference between the two numbers equals the difference between the squares of the two numbers." The wife looked puzzled. Can you help the merchant's wife by finding out how many gold coins.
In an examination,a student gets 5 marks for every right answer and loses 2 marks for every wrong answer.If he answers 50 questions and get 124 marks, how many are correct answers he attempted?
A train leaves station A towards station B,24 km away and has to reach B in half an hour .if travels at 45 km/hr for the forst quarter of an hour ,at what speed must it run for the rest of the journey.
A person can think 100 line of code in 5min and can type 100 lines of code in 10min he takes 5min break for every 10min.in one hour how many pages he can type.
2 maths geniuses meet after 20 yrs.one says i am married. and have 3 daughters. the product of their ages is 72. the sum is the same as the house no. other says, but I cant find it out. The other says. . simple. ok, my eldest daughter has just started the piano classes.Find their ages.
A teacher gave a student the task of adding āNā natural numbers starting from 1. After a while, the student reported his result as 700. The teacher replied that his result was wrong. The student realized that
he had added one number twice by mistake. Find the sum of the digits of the number which the student had added twice.
Pure mathematics is the world's best game. It is more absorbing than chess, more of a gamble than poker, and lasts longer than Monopoly. It's free. It can be played anywhere - Archimedes did it in a bathtub.