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How many live sheep were left if a farmer had 17 sheep, all but 8 died?




Asked by Wyatt Williams, Last updated: Jul 09, 2024

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chewkale

chewkale

chewkale
Chewkale

Answered Jun 20, 2017

17 sheep. All died. But 8 survived. Shouldn't it be 8 live sheep?

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John Adney

John Adney

John Adney
John Adney

Answered Jun 01, 2017

All but 8 died. So 8 lived. This is the oldest trick question in the book, and the author of this quiz managed to input the correct answer.

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John Smith

John Smith

John Smith
John Smith

Answered May 21, 2017

9

9 live sheep.
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