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# Hard Problem

If ice cream and chips cost 1.10$.If ice cream cost 1$ more than chips.How many $cost chips Note by Arbër Avdullahu 4 years, 5 months ago ## Comments Sort by: Top Newest 5 sen?? seriously?? how u all do it? - 4 years, 5 months ago Log in to reply $$\frac{(1.10-1)}{2}$$ 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 $$\frac {A-B}{2}$$ - 4 years, 5 months ago Log in to reply For 95% of people wrong in this question - 4 years, 5 months ago Log in to reply how come brother? - 4 years, 5 months ago Log in to reply what?! - 4 years, 5 months ago Log in to reply 95% people get it wrong? That is not easy to gulp. - 4 years, 5 months ago Log in to reply Based by Univeristy of Boston - 4 years, 5 months ago Log in to reply 95% of people say that it cost 0.10$

- 4 years, 5 months ago

is it.....?we solve such questions by simply applying...logics or forming...equations then how 95% people can get it wrong?

unable to digest....

- 4 years, 5 months ago

Riya, it is 0.05$. - 4 years, 5 months ago Log in to reply sorry....i agree....my mistake rather i shud say...SILLY MISTAKE :| - 4 years, 5 months ago Log in to reply 95% people. xD - 4 years, 5 months ago Log in to reply huahuahahha - 4 years, 5 months ago Log in to reply fine...guys...stop it :D - 4 years, 5 months ago Log in to reply Sorry. - 4 years, 5 months ago Log in to reply hey...why saying...sorry? - 4 years, 5 months ago Log in to reply I thought you were offended since I made fun. - 4 years, 5 months ago Log in to reply areee nai i mean no problem.......i am not that kind of a person....who gets angry even on small funny incidents...chill...:) - 4 years, 5 months ago Log in to reply Sure :D - 4 years, 5 months ago Log in to reply :D - 4 years, 5 months ago Log in to reply survey? - 4 years, 5 months ago Log in to reply is it 0.5$....a question of this type was asked in challenges....few weeks ago...:)

- 4 years, 5 months ago

It is actually 0.05$. - 4 years, 5 months ago Log in to reply ITS 0.05$ :) i admit the mistake...

- 4 years, 5 months ago

- 4 years, 5 months ago

Are you kidding me?

- 4 years, 5 months ago

may be he is.....:)

- 4 years, 5 months ago

huahuahhuahua no no i know this problem

- 4 years, 5 months ago

we know

- 4 years, 5 months ago

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.

- 4 years, 5 months ago

10 cents

- 2 years ago

wow, so damn hard :D

- 4 years, 5 months ago

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

- 4 years, 5 months ago

1.05 and 0.05

- 4 years, 5 months ago