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## Simple Math puzzle...

Three friends divided some bullets equally. After all of them shot 4 bullets the total number of bullets remaining is equal to the bullets each had after division. Find the original number divided.

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3x = 3*4 + x
..x = 6
Hence total bullet = 3*6 = 18

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yes 18 is correct answer..congrats both of them

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6 bullets are divided

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18 bullets man..

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let the total no. of bullets be X
now each have X/3 bullets.
if they shoot 4 bullets, each have X/3-4bullets.
therefore,X/3-4 + X/3-4 + X/3-4 = X/3
by solving we get 18.

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Three friends divided some bullets equally. After all of them shot 4 bullets the total number of bullets remaining is equal to the bullets each had after division. Find the original number divided.

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Hey there is only one ans and it is 18.