Informational Site NetworkInformational Site Network
Privacy
 
Home Top Rated Puzzles Most Viewed Puzzles All Puzzle Questions Random Puzzle Question Search


HEADS OR TAILS.





(Money Puzzles)
Crooks, an inveterate gambler, at Goodwood recently said to a friend,
"I'll bet you half the money in my pocket on the toss of a coin--heads I
win, tails I lose." The coin was tossed and the money handed over. He
repeated the offer again and again, each time betting half the money
then in his possession. We are not told how long the game went on, or
how many times the coin was tossed, but this we know, that the number of
times that Crooks lost was exactly equal to the number of times that he
won. Now, did he gain or lose by this little venture?


Read Answer





Next: THE SEE-SAW PUZZLE.

Previous: THE FARMER AND HIS SHEEP.



Add to Informational Site Network
Report
Privacy
ADD TO EBOOK




Random Questions

Cutting A Wood Block
MISCELLANEOUS PUZZLES
The Yorkshire Estates.
Patchwork Puzzles
The Sultan's Army.
Money Puzzles
The Railway Station Clock.
Money Puzzles
Inspecting A Mine.
Unicursal and Route Problems
Hannah's Puzzle.
Unicursal and Route Problems
Plates And Coins.
Moving Counter Problem
The Farmer's Oxen
MISCELLANEOUS PUZZLES
The Man Of Law's Puzzle
CANTERBURY PUZZLES
Robinson Crusoe's Table
MISCELLANEOUS PUZZLES
The Garden Walls.
Patchwork Puzzles
The Christmas Pudding.
Various Dissection Puzzles
A Dormitory Puzzle.
Combination and Group Problems
The Voters' Puzzle.
Unicursal and Route Problems
The Squares Of Brocade.
Patchwork Puzzles