posted by ANNETTE on .
A MAN HAS 6 HOUSES. INEACH HOUSE HE KEEPS 6 CATS. EACH CAT HAS 6 WHISKERS. AND ON EACH WHISKER SIT 6 FLEAS.
A. HOW MANY CATS ARE THERE?
B. HOWMANY WHISKERS ARE THERE ON ALL THE CATS?
C.HOW MANY FLEAS SIT ON ALL THE CATS' WHISKERS?
D. ANSWER THE LAST LINE OF THE PUZZLE:"HOUSES,CATS,WHISKERS,FLEAS-HOW MANY ARE THERE IN ALL?
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b. 216 whiskers
d. 6 houses
Your math is all correct. :-)
However, the last question is a little confusing. Since you've already answered the first three questions, maybe you should add: 6 + 36 + 216 + 1296.
1296 in alllllllllllll
1554. 6+36+216+1296= 1554