# What is the most amount of money a person can remove from the box?

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Ten \$5.00 bills, ten \$10.00 bills and ten \$20.00 bills are in a box.
A blind-folded person must remove the bills from the box. The contest ends when a person removes three same bills (example: Three \$5.00 bills).
What is the most amount of money a person can remove from the box?

posted Dec 31, 2014

\$ 90
\$ 20 + \$ 20+ \$ 10 + \$ 10 + \$ 5 + \$ 5 + \$ 20 = \$ 90

–1 vote

\$70.00

As he Can take out same 3 bills so taking out bills with max. value is \$20 + \$20 + \$10 + \$10 + \$5 + \$5

three same bills not total three bills

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