The Chickens

You must buy 100 chickens for exactly $100, and purchase at least one chicken from each store.

The first store charges 5 cents/chicken, the second charges $1/chicken and the third charges $5/chicken.

How many chickens should you buy from each store?

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80 from store 1 = $4
1 from store 2 = $1
19 from store 3 = $95

The Criminal

A man was killed on Sunday morning. His wife found the body and called the police. The police arrived and questioned the chef, maid, butler, and gardener.

Their alibis were:
Chef – making breakfast
Maid – getting mail
Butler – setting table
Gardener – watering plants
The police immediately arrested the criminal.

Who was it and how did they know?

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The maid. Mail isn’t delivered on Sunday