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by Brian Gladman on February 7, 2016

Sunday Times Teaser 2785 – Uncle’s Gift (1)

by Richard England

A whole number of pounds is shared between Tom, Dick and Harry. The total is less than fifty pounds with Harry receiving the least and Tom the most (although less than twice that received by Harry).

Each of their amounts, when expressed as a decimal fraction of the total, is a recurring sequence of three digits (i.e. 0.abcabc…). The nine digits used in these three fractions are all different.

How much did Tom, Dick and Harry receive?

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