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Logical Bet Riddle

Logical Bet Riddle - 29 June

Snow and Tyrion are two mad logicians and loves betting.
They placed 11 Candies at the table and designed a small betting game, in which both of them need to eat Candies turn by turn with the following rules:
Rule1: One need to eat at least one candy.
Rule2: One cannot eat more than 5 candies.

The one that eats last candy will loose.

Snow won the toss and need to start.

How many candies must Snow ear in order to make sure that he won the bet?



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4 comments:

  1. He should eat 4 candies in the first round.

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    1. wrong sir. what if the opponent eats 1, then 6 are left, snow eats x no. of choclates. x=<1 6-x will always be between 1-5.

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  2. He should eat 5 candies. The opponent has to eat x no. of candies. there are 6 candies left. x=<1>6. so 6-x will be between 1-5 which will be eaten by snow in third round.

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