\( \frac{($1.10-$1)}{2} \) this is a formula.when a question tells you total value of 2 items \( A \) and difference between their price \( B \),the value of the more expensive item is \( \frac {A+B}{2} \) and the value of the cheaper item is \( \frac {A-B}{2} \)

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It's not a "hard" problem at all. Can be solved by setting some equations.
Let x be the price of the ice cream and y be the price of the chip.
We got a system of equations:

x + y = 1.1 (1)
x - y = 1 (2)

Solve it by adding (x - y) to (x + y) and 0.1 to 1.1. We get 2x = 2.1 => x = 1.05.
We get y = 0.05 by using the (1) equation.

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TopNewest5 sen?? seriously?? how u all do it?

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\( \frac{($1.10-$1)}{2} \) this is a formula.when a question tells you total value of 2 items \( A \) and difference between their price \( B \),the value of the

more expensiveitem is \( \frac {A+B}{2} \) and the value of thecheaperitem is \( \frac {A-B}{2} \)Log in to reply

For 95% of people wrong in this question

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how come brother?

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what?!

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unable to digest....

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rather i shud say...SILLY MISTAKE :|

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i mean no problem.......i am not that kind of a person....who gets angry even on small funny incidents...chill...:)

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is it 0.5$....a question of this type was asked in challenges....few weeks ago...:)

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It is actually 0.05$.

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ITS 0.05 $ :) i admit the mistake...

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He obviously knows the answer.

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Are you kidding me?

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may be he is.....:)

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huahuahhuahua no no i know this problem

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x + y = 1.1 (1) x - y = 1 (2)

Solve it by adding (x - y) to (x + y) and 0.1 to 1.1. We get 2x = 2.1 => x = 1.05. We get y = 0.05 by using the (1) equation.

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10 cents

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wow, so damn hard :D

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why everyone of you are quarrelsome over this "so called hard" matter...

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1.05 and 0.05

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