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Puzzle for Today

Puzzle No. 375 – Tuesday 11 September

Christmas stamps are sold with the following values 16p, 17p, 23p, 24p, 39p and 40p. You want to send a present which has a postage cost £1.00. How many stamps do you need to buy to make the exact amount?

Today’s #PuzzleForToday has been set by Dr Tom Crawford Maths tutor at the University of Oxford

16 + 16 + 17 + 17 + 17 + 17 = 100

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