A drove of sheep and chickens have a total of 99 heads and feet.

There are twice as many chickens as sheep.

How many of each are there?

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A drove of sheep and chickens have a total of 99 heads and feet.

There are twice as many chickens as sheep.

How many of each are there?

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18 chickens ( 2 legs 1 head =3 ) (3×18=54) or

36 legs and 18 heads = 54.

So 45 sheep heads and feet, plus 54 chicken heads and feet = 99 heads and feet.

9 sheep and 18 chickens

Twice as many chicken .