Q: I have as many brothers as sisters but each of my sisters has only half as many sisters as brothers How many brothers and sisters are there in your family?

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You are a male and you have three brothers and three sisters. Each of your sisters has two sisters and 4 brothers. There are four boys and three girls in the family. (Warning : algebraic solution!) For you as a male sibling, B (boys) = S (girls). For any of your sisters , B+1 = (S-1)/2. Solving the equations simultaneously, S-2=1, and S=3, B=3.

2 brothers, 2 sisters. I think he's brothers are only half brothers, from a different dad

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You are a male and you have three brothers and three sisters. Each of your sisters has two sisters and 4 brothers. There are four boys and three girls in the family. (Warning : algebraic solution!) For you as a male sibling, B (boys) = S (girls). For any of your sisters , B+1 = (S-1)/2. Solving the equations simultaneously, S-2=1, and S=3, B=3.

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