Puzzles & Quizzes

# Can You Solve the Stolen Money Riddle?

The stolen bill riddle by Presh Talwalkar of the MindYourDecisions YouTube channel is a fun little challenge that may actually have real-life applications. Give it a shot and see if you can solve it.

## Here's the Riddle

A guy walks into a store and steals a \$100 bill straight out of the register without the store owner's knowledge. The guy then buys \$70 worth of goods using the \$100 bill, and the owner gives him \$30 in change. How much money did the store lose: \$30, \$70, \$100, \$130, \$170, or \$200? Watch the video below or scroll down to get the answer.

#### The Stolen Bill Riddle

This problem may be easier than you think it is.

##### HOW SMART ARE YOU? The Stolen Bill Riddle (Viral Math Problem) - The Correct Answer Explained
– MindYourDecisions

## Here's the Answer

The store lost \$100 total. Did you figure it out?

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