[net.puzzles] math i

set@bnl.UUCP (William Tatum) (08/27/84)

[the solutions can be found in the numbers!]

a woman goes into a hardware store to buy something for her house.she asks the clerk the price,and he replies,
 "the price of one is 12cents,the price of twelve is 24cents and the price of one hundred forty four is 36cents.what does the woman wish to buy?

                        william tatun