Hi all received this email, can someone explain...

> drives me insane !!

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> >>3 men go into a motel. The desk clerk said the

> room was

> >>$30, so each man paid $10 and went to the room.

> >>A while later,the desk clerk realized the room was

> >>only $25, so he sent the bellboy to the 3 guys'

> >>room with $5.

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> >>On the way, the bellboy couldn't figure out how

> >>to split $5 evenly between 3 men, so he gave

> >>each man $1 and kept the other $2 for himself.

> >>This meant that the 3 men each paid $9 for the

> room,

> >>which is a total of $27.

> >>Add to that the $2 the bellboy kept and the total

> >>is $29.

> >>Where is the other dollar?

Stu2000

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> Ok - someone please tell me the answer before it > drives me insane !!

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> >>3 men go into a motel. The desk clerk said the

> room was

> >>$30, so each man paid $10 and went to the room.

> >>A while later,the desk clerk realized the room was

> >>only $25, so he sent the bellboy to the 3 guys'

> >>room with $5.

> >>

> >>On the way, the bellboy couldn't figure out how

> >>to split $5 evenly between 3 men, so he gave

> >>each man $1 and kept the other $2 for himself.

> >>This meant that the 3 men each paid $9 for the

> room,

> >>which is a total of $27.

> >>Add to that the $2 the bellboy kept and the total

> >>is $29.

> >>Where is the other dollar?

Stu2000

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