2017 Advent Calendar: Day 16

Day 16

“All the angels were praising God, saying, ‘Give glory to God in heaven, and on Earth let there be peace to the people who please God’.”

Luke 2:13-14

Task (remember you can post your solution in the comments below):

Jimmy’s family received ten boxes of chocolate for Christmas. When they opened them and counted the contents they found that altogether there were 100 bars of chocolate.

  • 2 of the boxes held 10 chocolate bars each;
  • 3 of the boxes held 7 chocolate bars each;
  • 4 of the boxes held 11 chocolate bars each.

How many chocolate bars were there in the last box?


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One Comment

  1. Trevor and Renton Fewster
    Monday, December 18th 2017 @ 08:27

    2×10 = 20
    3×7 =21

    100-85= 15 chocolate