Wednesday,
August 01, 2001

Source: NCTM, The
Mathematics Teacher, V. 92, No. 6
(Sept. 1999),

pp. 492-95

Slide No. 9

Problem #3

•One raja says to another, “If you give me one camel, then
we will have an equal number of camels” The other replied, “No, if you give me
one camel, then I will have double the number you have.” How many camels does each
raja have?