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1. I gave someone 4 pound and they gave me 20 pound. And then I gave them back 16 pound. How is that right? Where is my 4 pound gone? How much should I get back and how much should they get back?
2. (Original post by Anonymous)
I gave someone 4 pound and they gave me 20 pound. And then I gave them back 16 pound. How is that right? Where is my 4 pound gone? How much should I get back and how much should they get back?
You should have your four pounds...
3. (Original post by CorpusLuteum)
You should have your four pounds...
How? How?! Where is my four pound gone?! How
4. (Original post by Anonymous)
How? How?! Where is my four pound gone?! How
If you gave someone four pounds and they used it.
Then they gave you 20 pounds.

You took four pounds and gave them back sixteen so you took your four pounds back.
5. (Original post by CorpusLuteum)
If you gave someone four pounds and they used it.
Then they gave you 20 pounds.

You took four pounds and gave them back sixteen so you took your four pounds back.
That's what I thought but I got incredibly confused. Cause I was wondering where my 4 pound had gone. Thanks
6. Mate you got conned.

7. (Original post by Anonymous)
That's what I thought but I got incredibly confused. Cause I was wondering where my 4 pound had gone. Thanks
It's okay lol
8. (Original post by inhuman)
Mate you got conned.

My man,don't lie. Corpus over there explained what it is
9. (Original post by Anonymous)
My man,don't lie. Corpus over there explained what it is
I thought it's what you wanted to hear?
10. If you gave them 16 pounds , you should have your 4 pounds
11. (Original post by inhuman)
I thought it's what you wanted to hear?
how did you come to that conclusion?
12. -4+20-16=0

you have broke even, what's the problem?
13. (Original post by Anonymous)
I gave someone 4 pound and they gave me 20 pound. And then I gave them back 16 pound. How is that right? Where is my 4 pound gone? How much should I get back and how much should they get back?
When your friend gave you £20, they actually gave you back £4 with an extra £16. You gave the extra money back and thus all things were even.

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