You are here

Money Changers

Author(s): 

Two men have a certain amount of money.  The first says to the second, "If you give me 5 denari, I will have 7 times what you have left." The second says to the first, "If you give me 7 denari, I will have 5 times what you have left." How much money does each have?

Italy, 16th Century

Click here to reveal the answer

Dummy View - NOT TO BE DELETED