   # How many birds were flying?

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Some birds were flying and met
a bird on their
way. The bird greeted them;
'Hello hundred!'
They said we are not hundred,
we need half of us
plus you to make us hundred.
Question: How many birds
were flying? posted Oct 22, 2018
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## 3 Answers

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x+x/2+1=100
x=66 answer Oct 22, 2018
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Some birds=x/2+1=100,x=198,198 plus the other bird,X=199.The correct answer is 199 answer Apr 8, 2020 by anonymous
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Some birds=x/2+1=100,x=198,198 plus the other bird,X=199.The correct answer is D answer Apr 8, 2020 by anonymous

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