Questions from Vernon

16 Jan

1.    Chef Delicious bought an enormous tray of eggs.  At first, Chef Delicious used 312 eggs.  He used all the remaining eggs in the tray in 20 days, with the same number of eggs each day.  During these 20 days, he used 1/12 of the tray of eggs in 6 days.  How many eggs did Chef Delicious use in the 6 days?

2.    Harry and Ron collected some magic wands.  If Harry gave 1/3 of his magic wands to Ron, Ron would have 70 more magic wands than Harry.  If Harry gave 1/5 of his magic wands to Ron, Ron would have 10 more magic wands than Harry.  How many magic wands did Harry collect?

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