Bees and Flowers Logic Math riddle
31.Math Riddles
There are some lotus flowers in a pond and some bees are hovering around. If one bee lands on each flower one bee will be left; If two bees land on each flower one flower will be left; Then the number of flowers and bees respectively are
How many flowers and bees are there?
 A.3,4
 B.4,3
 C.2,3
 D.3,2

Explanation : Let the number of flowers = x if one bee lands on each flower Then one bee will be left So number of bees in this case =x*1+1=x+1 If two bees land on each flower then one flower will be left so number of bees in this case =(x1)*2=2x2 we have x+1=2x2 x=3 Number of flowers =3 Number of bees =x+1=3+1=4