Mathematical puzzles

Puzzles, situation puzzles and recreational mathematics.

situation puzzles and recreational mathematics. Neuron juice
 
 
 

Neuron juice.

The important thing is not to stop questioning. (Albert Einstein.)

  

 

Riddle.
20. Two pastors spoke :
- Why do not you give me one of your sheep , so we have the same amount ?
To which his friend replies :
- Better give me one of yours and I'll have twice as sheep than you.
How many sheep had each?

 


 

Solution


A shepherd was 5 sheep and the other seven .