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A woman wants to take her fox, chicken, and bag of corn across the river in her canoe. The canoe can hold only one thing in addition to the woman. If left alone, the fox would eat the chicken, or the chicken would eat the corn. How can the woman take everything across the river safely?

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  1. It will take her four trips. On at least one of the trips she'll have to bring back one.

    Can you solve it now?

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