Mathematical puzzles

Puzzles, situation puzzles and recreational mathematics.

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Neuron juice.

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

  

 

Riddle.
18. Terence is a gambler who has money when it plays dice .
He always does the same way : win or lose, bet half the money you have ; the second play , bet half the money you have time; on the third play , half of what he has after the second ; and so on.
One evening was 16 euros and played 6 times , won three and lost three others.
How much money runs out?

 


 

Solution
The order of profit and loss is immaterial , lose 9 euros and 25 cents.