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25Jun/17
mathematical puzzle - 5+3+2=151022

How much money did he leave home with

A man went to 4 different temples with some money.
The moment he went to the 1st temple, his money doubled and he donated 100 bucks.
He went to the 2nd temple, his money doubled again; and he donated 100 bucks over there also.
In the 3rd temple, the money doubled once gain; and he again donated 100 bucks over there also.
While visiting the 4th and the last temple, his money doubled and he donated 100 bucks and he was left empty-handed.
How much money did he leave home with?

25Jun/17
mathematical puzzle - 5+3+2=151022

how much loss shopkeeper have to bare

A lady bought Rs. 200 grocery from a shop and gave note of Rs. 1000/-.
Shopkeeper didn’t have change so he arranged change of Rs. 1000/- from neighbor shopkeeper.
And added to Rs. 200 to his cash box and gave Rs.800 to the lady back.
After sometime neighbor shopkeeper said the Rs.1000 note is fake
and he took Rs.1000 from first shopkeeper.
Now tell, how much loss shopkeeper have to bare!!