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Pigs in pens

 
HS Thomas
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A farmer has nine pigs . Can she put them in 4 pens so that there is an odd number of pigs in each pen ?

Simple but nasty!
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HS Thomas
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Good start. Where is the 4th pen ? A bit too conservative on pens, I think.
 
Rafael Prado
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The 4th pen is the outside one, which gets 9 pigs (odd number).
Didn't that count?
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HS Thomas
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OK, I concede the outer square is the 4th pen. Just checking!

In case anyone trying to count the pens.
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Jim Yingst
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HS Thomas
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Those are well-penned pigs ,Jim.
Or, if you want to maintain a hierarchy : Pigs like that . Re: The Animal Farm by George Orwell.


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