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Challenge from 1. December

Pixy Hat

Author: Gerhard Woeginger

Project: 4TU.AMI

Challenge:

Some pixy hat contains exactly 80 euro notes. Santa Claus provides the following information on the contents of this hat to Ruprecht: “If you randomly draw 69 banknotes from this hat, then you are guaranteed to get

  • one 100 € note,
  • three 50 € notes,
  • five 20 € notes,
  • seven 10 € notes, and
  • nine 5 € notes.”

What is the overall value of all 80 banknotes in this hat?

Artwork: Friederike Hofmann

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Possible answers:

  1. The overall value of all bank notes is 2500 €.

  2. The overall value of all bank notes is 2845 €.

  3. The overall value of all bank notes is 2075 €.

  4. The overall value of all bank notes is 2465 €.

  5. The overall value of all bank notes is 2920 €.

  6. The overall value of all bank notes is 2695 €.

  7. The overall value of all bank notes is 2150 €.

  8. The overall value of all bank notes is 2330 €.

  9. The overall value of all bank notes is 2285 €.

  10. The overall value of all bank notes is 2710 €.

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