In a magical temple there are 3 doorways each leading to the interior of the temple. Every door way has an idol just inside. The magical powers of the temple doubles the flowers a devotee carries every time he/she passes under a doorway. Each devotee has to pass on straight through the doorway and cannot retrace his steps till he comes to the innermost idol.

Q1. Ram carries X flowers at each idol he places an identical number of flowers Y. He returns from the temple without a single flower. X was most probably
(a) 2
(b) 5
(c) 6
(d) 7

Q2. In the situation above Y was most probably
(a) 8
(b) 5
(c) 6
(d) 7

Q3. If Sita took 8 flowers to the temple and offered 4 flowers each to the first two idols then by the time she faces the third idol she has
(a) 40 flowers
(b) 36 flowers
(c) 52 flowers
(d) 56 flowers
Asked by Nandani
HARSH AARYAN   ans: 40
6 years ago
sree harsha   q1) -ans7(d) , q2) -ans(a)
6 years ago
jyoti   Q1. (d)
Q2. (a)
Q3. (a)
6 years ago
yogesh   general soln :: x=7n and y=8n {n belongs to (1,2,3.....)}
6 years ago
Inderjeet Singh   7
8
40
3 years ago

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