Math For 12 Year Olds

Discussion in 'Chit Chat' started by ngkh, Oct 14, 2009.

  1. ngkh


    "Jim bought some chocolates and gave half of it to Ken. Ken bought some sweets and gave half of it to Jim. Jim ate 12 sweets and Ken ate 18 chocolates. The ratio of Jim’s sweets to chocolates became 1:7 and the ratio of Ken’s sweets to chocolates became 1:4. How many sweets did Ken buy?"
  2. i don't know couldn't find the answer with google :confused:
  3. Why are two men giving each other candy?

    WTF kind of math class is this?
  4. r-in


    Yea, What the hell!? Are we running politically correct math classes now? At least make it shots of whiskey and beer. Dang, this place has gone to hell. :D
  5. men giving each other candy, what they teaching these 12 yr olds?

    what's next men in tights wrestling with one another :eek: :eek: :eek:
  6. aegis


  7. The chances that both kids "bought" candy and chocolate are very slim. Statistically, at least one of them would have shoplifted their goods.

  8. +1
  9. Total purchase

    Choc 308
    Sweets 68

    Each has only Half

    Sweets 34
    Choc 154
  10. Ken bought some sweets

    Who says that?

    Ken has gender disorder.
    #10     Oct 14, 2009