What Do You Know About The Man Who Counted?

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Originally titled O Homem que Calculava, The Man Who Counted is a book written by Júlio César de Mello e Souza, which focuses on word problems and recreational mathematics. The book is a phenomenal in the world of maths books and has attracted a wide range of international readers due to its curious problems.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which popular book is the Man Who Counted modeled around?
    • A. 

      Arabian Nights

    • B. 

      Divergent

    • C. 

      Solutions by Calculations

    • D. 

      Lone Counting

  • 2. 
    From Samara, where was Hanak Tade Maia going to?
    • A. 

      Baghdad

    • B. 

      Tehran

    • C. 

      Istanbul

    • D. 

      Mecca

  • 3. 
    Who did Hanak Tade Maia meet while traveling?
    • A. 

      Bruno

    • B. 

      Majeed

    • C. 

      Beremiz

    • D. 

      Naseem

  • 4. 
    How many camels did Beremiz share to the eldest of the three brothers during the heated inheritance dispute?
    • A. 

      17.5

    • B. 

      17

    • C. 

      16.5

    • D. 

      16

    • E. 

      15.5

    • F. 

      15

  • 5. 
    In which country was the book first published? 
    • A. 

      Brazil

    • B. 

      Germany

    • C. 

      England

    • D. 

      Turkey

  • 6. 
    Where was Beremiz going when he met the sheik?
    • A. 

      Sippar

    • B. 

      Joppa

    • C. 

      Brassa

    • D. 

      Baghdad

  • 7. 
    In which inn did the two travelers sell their camels?
    • A. 

      Golden Goose

    • B. 

      Silver Lining

    • C. 

      Biggs Inn & Bar

    • D. 

      Shiny Light

  • 8. 
    Where did Hanak Tade Maia meet Beremiz Samir?
    • A. 

      Mosul

    • B. 

      Joppa

    • C. 

      Baghdad

    • D. 

      Barli

    • E. 

      Samarra

  • 9. 
    Who was Beremiz's clandestine lover?
    • A. 

      Aisha

    • B. 

      Telassim

    • C. 

      Besmir

    • D. 

      Constantine

  • 10. 
    At the end of the book, where did Hanak Tade Maia and Beremiz ultimately move to?
    • A. 

      Istanbul

    • B. 

      Damascus

    • C. 

      Tehran

    • D. 

      Constantinople

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