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Two-and-a-half artists spend two-and-a-half hours painting two-and-a-half models on two-and-a-half canvases. How many artists would be necessary to paint 24 models on 24 canvases in 20 hours?
LAST WEEK’S RIDDLE: Is there a number made of eleven tens of thousands, eleven thousands, eleven hundreds, and eleven units? If so, what is it?
ANSWER: Yes - the number is 122,111. 110,000 + 11,000 + 1,100 + 11 = 122,111.
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