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The math puzzles of

DIOPHANTUS

Problem 1

Two numbers add to 100

The bigger number is 40 more than the smaller number

What are the numbers?

Diophantus lived about 250 years after Christ and wrote a book of math puzzles

The math puzzles of DIOPHANTUS Problem 2 Two numbers add to 60 The bigger number is 3 times the smaller number What are the numbers? Diophantus lived about 250 years after Christ and wrote a book of math puzzles .

The math puzzles of DIOPHANTUS Problem 10 I’m thinking of a number When I add it to 20 I get 4 times as much as when I subtract it from 100 What is the number? Diophantus lived about 250 years after Christ and wrote a book of math puzzles .

The math puzzles of DIOPHANTUS Problem 11 I’m thinking of a number When I add it to 20 I get 3 times as much as when I subtract it from 100 What is the number? Diophantus lived about 250 years after Christ and wrote a book of math puzzles .

The math puzzles of DIOPHANTUS Problem 12 2 numbers add to 100 2 different numbers also add to 100 The bigger of the first pair of numbers is 2 times the smaller of the second pair And the bigger of the second pair is 3 times the smaller of the first pair What are the numbers? Diophantus lived about 250 years after Christ and wrote a book of math puzzles .

The math puzzles of AHMES Problem 24 A quantity plus 1/7 of it becomes 19 What is the quantity? Ahmes lived about 1650 years before Christ and copied a scroll of Egyptian math puzzles .

What is the quantity? Ahmes lived about 1650 years before Christ and copied a scroll of Egyptian math puzzles . The math puzzles of AHMES Problem 28 A quantity together with two-thirds of it has one third its sum taken away to yield 10.

and its one-seventh becomes 37 What is the quantity? Ahmes lived about 1650 years before Christ and copied a scroll of Egyptian math puzzles . its half. The math puzzles of AHMES Problem 33 The sum of a certain quantity together with its two-third.