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#21212 - Fri Oct 20 2000 11:45 PM Brain Teaser
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A family party consists of: 1 grandfather, 1 grandmother, 2 fathers, 2 mothers, 4 children, 3 grandchildren, 1 brother, 2 sisters, 2 sons, 2 daughters, 1 father-in-law,1 mother-in-law and 1 daughter-in-law.
How many people were in the party?

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#21213 - Sat Oct 21 2000 12:08 AM Re: Brain Teaser
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7, 2 little boys, and 2 little girls, their mother and father and their father's father and mother?

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#21214 - Sat Oct 21 2000 03:29 AM Re: Brain Teaser
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You're right, JoJo, except that it's 1 little boy instead of 2. The count is still 7.

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#21215 - Sat Oct 21 2000 01:24 PM Re: Brain Teaser
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The official answer, as directly plagiarized from somewhere is:
2 little girls and a boy, their mother and father, and their father's father and mother.
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1:08?!! - it took me longer than that to clack in the question! Sheesh.

[This message has been edited by gustav (edited 10-21-2000).]


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#21216 - Sat Oct 21 2000 01:55 PM Re: Brain Teaser
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