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Stephen Luke Dulay, which treasure chest has the gold? (a quick logic puzzle)
2015-05-23 12:40:53
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Stephen Luke Dulay, which treasure chest has the gold? (a quick logic puzzle)


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Each chest is wrongly labelled, which chest should you choose to pick a single coin from to determine which one contains 100% gold?
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In front of you are 3 chests:

Chest A has been labelled with "100 gold coins",

Chest B has been labelled with "50 gold and 50 silver coins",

Chest C has been labelled with "100 silver coins".

You are told that all of the labels are incorrectly placed, as they describe the contents of another chest. To help you determine which is the chest which contains "100 gold coins", you are allowed to randomly pick a coin from any chest,

Which chest should you pick a coin from?

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