## ACADEMIC COURTESIES.

(

Money Puzzles)

In a certain mixed school, where a special feature was made of the

inculcation of good manners, they had a curious rule on assembling every

morning. There were twice as many girls as boys. Every girl made a bow

to every other girl, to every boy, and to the teacher. Every boy made a

bow to every other boy, to every girl, and to the teacher. In all there

were nine hundred bows made in that model academy every morning. Now,

can you say exactly how many boys there were in the school? If you are

not very careful, you are likely to get a good deal out in your

calculation.

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