It seems like quite an easy equation, so why does no-one know the answer?

The infuriating riddle has been shared over 1,300 times since it was posted

online four days ago.

It has also received hundreds of comments from confused users, one wrote: “The

question is too ambiguous and needs refining, that is the answer.”

While many more gave what they thought was the correct answer, some said two,

four and seven.

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7

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7

Fishes dnt drown

10………

10

its 6

Uncalculated and biased

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noo

10 cause fish can’t drown in the water Secondly it can’t swim away they are inside a tank Lastly fish can’t die in a water THANKS 08106098604. MTN

What if it died due to water pollution of the tank. All other points are correct

its 10

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Fishes don’t drown.. 7

10 or 1

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Olodo

Why are you so jobless biggest olodo omon kelvin ekigho

lol…nawa 4 una#omon kelvin & loveth jachinma.

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None

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Olodo

Omon Kelvin Ekigho you know why I liked your reply, it’s because it takes an olodo to recognize another olodo so we are even, kudos hahahahhahahahahha #laughtoscorn#

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Reason: So far d fishes are in the tank, so none can swim away nor drown. The total number of the present fish will be the initial number, which is 10

@faniyi idris, we understand but let’s assume dat dey can swim,die and drown inside d tank

@ iloputa….a tank is an enclosed container, if dey can swim, dey wil swim, drown and die inside the tank, and d number remains the same

Correct guy

My thought tho

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Josphine Oduah lol. Is that Faniyi Idris Opeyeminumber?

I actually gave u d answer before u told us the real answer

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Fishes can die in a tank, due to natural reasons, since they are inside the water lets assume they drowned, but the fact we need to know is that they are dead, this is not a language test but mathematics

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10 fish

Faniyi Idris Opeyemi koret u

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Reason z 3 die n among d 3 dat died 2 drown so 7 z left

Olodo

Lolzzz big one

I have seen that olodo here again, so omon kelvin ekigho what you specialize on is going from comment to comment and showing that you are a scumbag, grow up kid, bigger olodo. #foolish fool#

Oga u no get sense… I knw say u go say fish no fit drown…u don’t knw if dey r sick or injured…if u hv worked in a pond b4 u will knw wat am saying dey can b sick die n sink dats d drowning… So ask y b4 u call sumbody olodo…

And u too Harriet oke… Make una no dae jump into conclusion

Goat plus olodo… hw can a fish drown.. better go nd eat

Loveth and don here is an expo for u guys… 2 fish drown and dey drown inside d tank… 4 swim away,still inside d tank…. and 3 died and dey died inside d tank.. All fishes still remain inside d tank…

Doesn’t mean u shud go around calling names not kul…m nt offended bt bhve mature bro…grow up. Its a group were pple can comment wat dey lyk n hw dey wnt it nt bcuz dey don’t knw wats ryt…u correct nt call names…

No b onli

No b onli u knw book…everybody get his/her area of specialization… No dey go pple post dey call em olodo…words can hurt certain pple u can’t tell….even if u r joking dey myt laff ova it bt feel bad…m nt hurt or offended bt just telling u bcuz of orda pple…control n select ur speech 4 it kill n saves…b wise man…just felt lyk comment if bt I don’t talk in groups u won’t even

Notice m a member

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10

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Olodo

so you are also here biggest olodo omon kelvin ekigho

Kelvin pls tell us ur ansa??

Thank you

Hw much una go pay make I tell una?

Its 10

i

U have 1 nw

10

Fishes don’t drawn

It’s 10 cos fishes can nt drown,swim away frm d tank it can not also possible die in d water.

10 fishes

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10

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Olodo

There must be water in your brain for saying dat, y not answer your own? Radarada Omon Kelvin Ekigho

Fishes don’t drawn

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Its left with 3

7

7 is left.

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simply 5

7 is d answer

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D answer is 10

Since u said 10fishes are in a tank,so 10fishes will remain in the tank!

answer is 9

7 fishes

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10-2-3-4=1

7 is left….

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7 is left since its in a tank, they can t get drowned or swim away instead they can only die, so 3 out of 10 died. Totalling 7 remaining!

But those 3 are still in the tank

Yea u re ryt

Dey might be in d tank bt dat does nt stp dem frm dying

Since is inside a tank they cant swim away, and fish dnt drawn in water also even if any dies, they all will be inside the tank, so dat means 10 fishes are left in the tank****??????? pls reply me if am wrong and also shw me the peeson that wins the card

ure crrct..7 z d ryt ans.buh were d card

So the ones that died aren’t fishes any longer?

Lol…@bigjay my broda I been dey wonder ooo…its like the ones dat died are sharks..lwkmd

3 died @ Bigjay n Ifeoma, a fish habits in a water it can’t drown or swim away since its in a tank, it can only die even in dia habitat

Joy d total is still 10 remaining

Awwww I failed it, wat a brain teaser!

A dead fish is still a fish

Joy all your fans are foolish for thinking you had the right answer

There are still 10 fishes in the tank

So what made u not to win d card wen u knew d right @ first n pls nobody is foolish @ Gregory

Still 10 fishes

1

5 because 1 alive n 4 that swim away are still left in the tank

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If 2 drown dre re still inside the tank, 3 died dre re still inside the tank and 1 is still inside the tank alive. So is 6 fishes.

Fishes don’t drown in water,der r in d tank so der can’t swim away,so der r still inside,jus swimming around,might be possible 3 died.. Nd since it ten,one is missing.. Practically, der r 6 fishes left.

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Just 6

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7 IS THE ANSWER

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10 fish still remain because they’re still in the same tank

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This question is somehow. Your calculations means the remaining one alive is not included. So therefore the 10 fishes r still inside d tank.

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Of course 10

Hahahahahahehehehe just under 15 mins people already get the answer. You will get ur recharge cards in advance, una hear.

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None because fish don’t drown

Know one is left

7 fishes

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7 fishes

6 joor

Mistake one is left

10

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First, fish cant drown so the 2 fishes are still intact, and secondly its a tank so they cant swim away..so its only 3 that died which mean its 7 that is remaining and the whole 10 is still in the tank because the 3 dead ones still count

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10

10 remaining

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I don’t know jus reading comments ✔

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10

7

All the fishes remain in tank…. it’s a simple IQ question .. does tank have an escape route?? My question to those writing something else … the answer must be 10 and will always be 10 in as much there is no escape route for fish to swim out

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Is 10

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Lol, you well so? Where the extra 9 fishes from again, e be like say you too like fish

10, since all ar still in d tank

Bcoz fish cannot get drown

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7

judging by the statement, it’s 6 but 1 is missing cos 4 swam away, 2 drowned and 3 die totalling 9 so 6 + or – 1 not mentioned

7

THE ANSWER IS 6

Remaining 7

10 Fishes

Amen

7

1 fish will be left since 9 random mishaps happens to all 9 fish and in the question ten fish instead of fishes,so I think 1 is the answer

There is nothing like fishes….. Unless u have different species of fish!

Ahh oga lekkiss ur olodo carry weight…lwkmd

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1 left

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First of all ur fisj isnt complete one I missing

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1 is left

Is still ten

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7 cause in a tank a fish cannot swim away or drawn but dey can die

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It will remain 7

Still 10 Bcos its not about how many are alive

Reason, hence 3 out of the 10 fish are dead, there is a possibility for the remaining 7 fish to die so, there will be O fish left in the tank

10 fishes are still in d tank

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They all die cus it isn’t said if the tank contains water in it… But if there is water then the answer is 10… All live

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ten

7 fish left

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10 fishes

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All of d above

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10,cos they are all still in de tank.

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6 left in the tank, cos 4 swim away, the one alive, 3dead, and the 2drown all in the tank.

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Only one but I don’t where its dead or alive

I don’t know whether that fish is dead or still alive but it’s only 1

10

Still the 10 fishes motherfucker!!!

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the answer is ten because even the dead ones are still in the tank

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Swim away to where?

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one remain alive mad man

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none, because d remaining one has been introduce to another tank

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10

Fish are made 2 live in water so there z no way a fish can drown or die in water so de actual no of de remaining fish z still 100

Dere Are 10 In De Tank Since Dey Haven’t Remove Anyone

Sorry 10 not 100

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5

Still 10 because all are still in the tank.

Fish can’t escape in the tank and fish don’t drown…. 3 died 7 fish left

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7 because the three die will be bring out and 2 can’t be drown because they all inside the tank okay

Bet why

The answer is ten

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Mai ans iz 7

9 fishes left

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the answer is 10

There are 7 inside the tank

None of the fish got away because they all are in a tank 10 still remain#lobatan

10

what is d ans…GistReel Entertainment….show all full working…

10

2 drown in the same tank 4 swim away within the same tank 3 die but have not been removed from the tank 1 is still alive in the same tank We still have 10

6 i guess

6 fishes left!

Six ooooooo

No way a fish can drawn nor die in a river or even swims away from inside a tank. So, 10-0-0-0 = 10

a fish cant get drowned which makes it +2 and is a tank so d fish cant swim away which makes it +4 and since dey did not say d number of life fishes,dey just said how many will remain so we count both d dead one and d life one together which makes it +3.so we say 1+2+3+4=10 so d answer is 10

10 is remaining

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10 they are all still in the water… and how can a fish drown??

Dey can drown, still d answer is ten coz dey don’t ask about d life one

Abeg Adesoye tell us how dey can drown???

abeg tell us?

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Seven fishes are left cuz they r ten in number three die and fish don’t drown

Did dey ask how many fish were alife?

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All…

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My answer is 6 because 4 swam away leaving 2 drowned, 3 dead and 1. All the 6 fishes are still inside the tank while 4 are out.

10

Its 10 fish ooooo

Ask google

All d fish re still in d tank

10 because d dead ones are still in the tank… Does dat drowned are still in the tank… Also those dat swims away are still in the tank.. Final answer 10

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3 iz left cauz fishes dont drown

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Two Drowned bt stil in d tank,four swim away bt stil in d tank and three die bt stil in d tank,dat simple means d ten fishs stil in d tank,my ans is 10

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Otu

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Y are sM of u sayin 10, some drowned nd some die,

Can a fish drown?

Ten fish remains.

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0 cus 3 died,4 drown and went down to the drainage cus i linked pipe frm d tank and the 2 dat swims away are bastards so i banished dem frm the fish kingdom.the remaining i used for pepper soup…so there are 0fish in d tank. #Thanks

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Believe

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1 survive

There will be 7 fishes left

None is left

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No fish remaining

7 left

Fishes don’t drown

It remains ( 7) fishes

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One left

10

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10 D DEAD ONES AR STIL IN D TANK

One

10

Totally 7 remaining

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The answer is 7 coz since its a tank they can’t drown nor swim away

10

Still the 10 fishes are in the tank

7

One oooo

They are still 10

1

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Its still 10 because they are all in a tank. Not river

is remaining 1 fish cos d total number of fish is 10,2 drown,4 swim awaY n 3 die so is only 1 fish dat is left

Even three died….the r still in the tank so………10 total of ten

7 remaining cos dere s no how fish can go out of a tank, and fishes don’t drown on waters,3 r dead remaining 7

10… Don’t ask me to explain

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Correct answer is 7

7

10 fishes

7

One is left… One is left to b talked about…notin was talked about one…they told us about what happened to 9 of them. But left 1 out of d story…

Make sense

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d answer is 7

1 fish

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2 fishes

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1 na

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10!

It is 1,0000

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Or maybe 10

10 they r stl in d water

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#6…

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Na 10 b d answer cos 1 dey standby, fish can’t drown nd can’t swim away either nd those dat are dead will still b in d tank…therefore, altogether makes 10

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4 fish left (the 4 fish that swim away)

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10fishes…cos all of dem still dey inside d tank

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Dead, drown or swum away are still in the the tank. 10 fishes are still in the tank dead or alive.

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10

10 cos all d fishes are still in d tank

None are left because it cannot be 10 fish but 10 fishes , the fishes never existed

Fishes is for diff. Species so it can be 10 fish

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10 because there are still in the tank

0 fish

10 fishes

10 fishes are still left nahh

Is 7 please

7

10 cus they are all still in the tank

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5…..or I give up

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10

The right answer is 7

AII DIED BUT THEY AR STIL THERE

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All 9 of dem r not in d tank again except 1 since der r 10

7 fish left because three die

6, because only 4 swum away. the remaining 6 include both drawn , dead and alive.

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Lol… 7 fishes are left… coz first of all fishes don’t drown, den if dey swim away dey are still in d tank secure we fit locate dem den excluding d 3 dat died May their soul rest in peace….

1

1 is remaining

10 fish but 3die an 4swim away 2drown wit normal 1 making 10

Bt if na fishes wey still get life na 7 and if d d sum total plus d death one na 10 all in all b dat

7 fishes

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7 fish

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3 cuz a fish cant drown

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10 fishes in d car,4 swim away. Remainder 6. The 2 drowned fishes and the 3 dead remains in the water with 1 alive. There total number of fish remain =2+3+1=6. Answer=6.

Tank*

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Some drown some swim away some die and dey didnt talk about 1 so if u set and think u will understand that all the fishies are still in the tank so the ans still remains the total sum of wat they said is in the tank which happens to be 10

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10

4

7……

10

It not possible for d fish drown and swim away. It remaining 7.

The 10 fish remain,they are aquatic animal,water is there source of living

10 jaree my sis.

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1 iz left

7

D fish in d tank is now =1

All dis people dah will b asking questions nd won’t come bk to give ans

The answer is ten

7

10….

Ten are left since those once dat die and drown are still in side the tank including the one that we are not told about

Itz 10

Olodos

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Is 1

Also 7

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10 of the fishes are still very much in the tank. Cuz the dead one’s are still in d tank those that swim can’t swim out of the tank..So that makes all of them still in the tank..lol

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D answer is one..

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10 for sure

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10 actual cuz are still present In the tank

10 fish can never get drown

7 are remaining

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10

10

10

10

One is left according to the explanation

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1 fish

10 is d correct answer

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,6fishes are remaining

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All are still in the thank I have seen them they l0 in number

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10 .they are inside the tank.

Hw can fishies swim away from a tank?

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Next rated genius @ joy nwanchuku

Thumbs up

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10 fishes are left .

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7 is left

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since the are in they tank,the is Nothing like Drowning or swimming away,so is 3 of thEm that died Remainder 7 #HOpe_To_win_tho…….

The answer is 10

It still 10 bt y did u pt 2 4 nd 3 if u add dis there number it would give u nine bt if u say 10 fishes are in a tank den it iz 10 dat is still remaining

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Fishes don’t drown,a tank is an enclosed container and they can’t swim away as well. .. the total number is still 10

10, cause none of them can get out of the tank, dead or not

oga na 10

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Dy ans is 10

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1 is left behind

10

Answer is 7

7

7 is left

7 fishes

10 because they are inside d tank .

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6 fishes

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9 is the answer

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I no no

Its 10 nah

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All 10 are inside including d dead 3

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I tink 9Cuz dey dint make mention of d last fish..winkz

They cannot swim away, They cannot be drowned, they can die, so with 3 dead, we have 7 left.

No be small recharge card you wan give people o, oya ready o, na you find trouble

I think It’s seven… Lolx

Who go giv d airtime and hw? Before I answer

Is 8

10

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Since the question has nothing to do with life, I think the correct answer to that question should be the initial number which is 10

1 fish is left to be counted, remember the question is not how many of the fishes left in the tank

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10 fish, They drawn, they are in!, They die, they are in!, They swim away, the tank has no exit hence still in, Then the remaining one! All fish are in

4swim away ,6 ans

Because of recharge card? Ma laugh… Buhahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahabahahahaha

7

10

6 are remaining

Fishes will never drowned so the total fish in d tank after the 3 that that die is 7

Just one fish remaining.

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10 they all still in the tank

It remained 10

10

10

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Sowie 7

6 is left

5 is left

1

2 because fishes cannot drawn in water.

I wonder why people say fish cannot drown. What if it has a weak gill or something

10 dead or alive. 5 dead and 5 alive

is only 5 left

10 cause Fish don’t drown either swim away since they are in thank

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I didn’t even have to think hard before giving an answer and its very sad the answer people are giving.

10 cas dea all in da same tank

10

10 dey still inside de tank

Still 10 because even though they die they are still in the tank and a fish in a tank can’t run away and if they drown, it’s in the tank nowhere to go.

There are still 10 fish,cuz none left the tank

7

10 fishes

10

7 is left because only 3 died

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None was left, because none exist.

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10

total number of fishes are 10.fishes don’t drown,they inside a tank,so it can’t swim away,if some fishes die it will still remain in the tank.therefore 10 fishes are left

9 bcoz dai are still in tank and 9 dat re mention

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The ones that swam away r the survivors. 4 are left

10 fishes

The answer to your question is one (1) left.

They are all still inside the tank,so it remains 10fishes

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6 because I don’t care how the others swim out

There are still 10 fishes in the tank since the dead 3 have not being taken away.and all the activities take place inside that tank.send me my prize right now

Ten

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10 Wud remain…..10fishes in a Tank.

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7 is left

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Simple 10 fishes

1 fish

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Guys ten fishes are left

10 fishes left cos it’s a tank so all fishes are intact

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1 is left behind

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7…..it remaining 7

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Or

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Havana funny

Lol, 10

7 fish can’t drown

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3 cos fish can not drown plus one rhat did not mentioned

10

7 will be left

Cus d ones dat drowned nd died….. Dey re still in d tank

7

7

10

10 coz all stil dey inside

10… they all still in the tank

only 1 left

7

Answer is 10

Itz still 10

10

7

10

7 fishes are left. Only 3 died. The rest are still in the tank.

Chikimaru,missed ds movie @naruto….10

7are left cause there is no way a fish will drown and no way they leave a tank but 3 could die maybe they were stewed.

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Either dead or alive… The tank remains in its spot… Ans = 10

7 is left coz its a tank dey cant swim away

Oya ma recharge card

10…even if they die, they are still in the tank n so we have 10 fish inside

10

stil 10

7. Fishes don’t drown. And 4 can’t swim away because they are in a tank. Fishes can die.

Still 10 fishes..

Fish Can’t drown so?????????

Fish dont drown, they can’t run away from their habitat and they can die in their habitat so 7 left

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10 since all the fish are inside the tank

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6 because only 4 swam away

10 cos no one said if it’s dead fish or life fish

It remains 5

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10

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7fishes left

10 fishes still remain in the tank

10

10

Fish can neither drown or swim away inside a tank so na 7 remain

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Is 1

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4 LEFT

Since they are in a tank they can’t swim away or drown even they drown they are Still in the tank, so when three have died the remaining seven would still be in the tank

7 will be left because only 3 died..fishes live in water they cant possibly drown.

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10

Laffs…Can a fish drown

10 cus even d once DAT died and living and d once DAT swan away are still in d tank

Nine

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7 cos fishes not drown

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10

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7 is left.

7 and fishes don’t drown

10

3 fishes Can fishes drown in water

The answer is 10 fish.

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7

So, what is the correct answer? It’s 10. But how has it been worked out? Firstly, fish don’t drown, not in the conventional sense anyway. Secondly, if they are all in a tank, the fish cannot swim out of it or escape. And thirdly, if three have died, they would be floating at the top of the tank. Which means all 10 would still be in the tank. And our winner is Faniyi Idris Opeyemi… Kindly contact us to claim your airtime… More freebies coming soon.

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According to time of comment …the guy commented before us all its true .,… but we still got same answer … next time be fast to make front page

Its a lie i don believe dis ansa… U mentioned 9 what about d 10th one

Its a lie i don believe dis ansa… U mentioned 9 what about d 10th one

Its a lie i don believe dis ansa… U mentioned 9 what about d 10th one

Its a lie i don believe dis ansa… U mentioned 9 what about d 10th one

Its a lie i don believe dis ansa… U mentioned 9 what about d 10th one

Its a lie i don believe dis ansa… U mentioned 9 what about d 10th one

Its a lie i don believe dis ansa… U mentioned 9 what about d 10th one

tnx alot

The 10th one is probably having a nice time somewhere inside the tank

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Awesome but I got it rite also

AND I GOT IT RIGHT ALSO…

I got it also.

Wot of me

6 fish cant drown non swim away

I also got it right

Pls o i also got mine correctly

LOLZZ

But I choose 10

9

Sorry 10

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3 are left

1.

Ryt itz 10

Six

2 is still left

5fish go remain

Its 7

It’s 10

Truly 10 is the answer to proof–2/10+4/10+3/10+1/10 take the lcm and multiply. 2+4+3+1/10=20+40+30+10/10=1000/10===10 he is right

The long and short of the story is that 7 are still in the tank

10 nani

D ans is 10…cause dey are still in d water .d dead fish is in d water. D one dat swam away are still in d tank and can fish even drown

7 remains

Hey is 5

There are 3 left

The correct answer is 7 fishes. Fishes in the tank can’t swim away, neither can they drown because water is their natural habitat, they can only die. So if 3 out of 10 fishes die, 7 are still intact.

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10 fish are still in the tank

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1 is d answer

7living fishes and 3 dead fishes.

die

One fish

Just passing

Lol

10 of course who be fool

There are 5 fishes

6 coz d drowned ones are still inside plus d dead ones plus d remaining one alive dat is:3 ➕ 2 ➕ 1=6

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Just 1 fish is left

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Since dey all still in de water.dey still remains 10 fishes

The correct answer is 5. Because 2 drown and 3 died

10 is still left because all event happened inside the tank

7 coz a fish can not drown in water nd can’t swim away

All the ten are left in the tank

Ten (10) fishes.

10 fish…… Fish don’t drown