We all love opening gifts especially in this festive season.
Here’s a riddle to keep your brains sharp during this festive period
Read the following clues and answer the question.
Clara opened 1 Christmas present,
Jonah opened 8 Christmas presents and
Alex opened 24 Christmas presents.
Based on this information can you find out how many presents were opened by Andrew?
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At first you will think it’s an illogical riddle with no answer.
If you see closely you will notice that there is a connection between the name and the number of gifts they open.
The last letter of Clara is A and it can be denoted by the number 1.
(If u write the alphabets as a=1, b=2, c=3 ……z = 26)
Hence the last letter of Jonah is H and it can be denoted by the number 8.
The last letter of Alex is X and it can be denoted by the number 24.
Similarly, the last letter of Andrew is W which can be denoted by 23,
Therefore, Andrew opens 23 presents.