You are given 1000 one dollar bills and 10 envelopes. Put the bills into the envelopes in such a way that someone can ask you for any amount of money from $1 to $1000 and you can give it to them through a combination of the envelopes.

Riddle Answer# Math Riddles

## Bank Balance Missing Dollar

A bank customer had $100 in his account. He then made 6 withdrawals, totaling $100. He kept a record of these withdrawals, and the balance remaining in the account, as follows:

Withdrawal | Balance | |
---|---|---|

50 | 50 | |

25 | 25 | |

10 | 15 | |

8 | 7 | |

5 | 2 | |

2 | 0 | |

Total | 100 | 99 |

When he added up the balance column, there is only $99. Where is the missing dollar?

Riddle Answer## 1 Meter High

You have a rope that will reach around the earth (+/- 40,000 km). If you put sticks of 1 meter high around the world and lay the rope on these sticks, how much longer will the rope need to be?

Riddle Answer## Car Profit

John bought a used car for $600 and sold it to Mary for $800. He later bought it back for $1000 and resold it for $1200. How much profit did John make?

Riddle Answer## Send + More = Money

Each letter in the below equation stands for a different number, and each time the same letter appears, it is the same number. What is the only set of numbers that makes this equation correct?

SEND + MORE = MONEY

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