Math

The Deceptively Tricky Chicken And Egg Puzzle

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The chicken and egg puzzle may seem pretty easy, but it can easily trip you up. A chicken and an egg together cost $1.06. The chicken costs exactly one dollar more than the egg. What does the egg cost? Hint: The egg does not cost six cents.

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