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Old McDonald has 9 pigs. How can he build 4 pens and place and odd number of pigs in each pen?

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1. Sorry, the only way I could imagine it being done is to leave one pig out of the pens. Is your stated information correct?

1 + 1 + 1 + 6 = 9
1 + 1 + 3 + 4 = 9

Sorry I can't be of more help.

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posted by PsyDAG
2. Thanks but that is exactly how the question is stated.

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posted by Ann
3. Build 3 pens with 3 pigs in each then a fourth pen around the 3 pens.
Job done

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posted by Steve

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