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# How Much?

It might help to make a list of all the coins first, just to remind yourself.

Are there any amounts which you can definitely rule out using some of the clues?

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It might help to make a list of all the coins first, just to remind yourself.

Are there any amounts which you can definitely rule out using some of the clues?

Vera is shopping at a market with these coins in her purse. Which things could she give exactly the right amount for?

Lolla bought a balloon at the circus. She gave the clown six coins to pay for it. What could Lolla have paid for the balloon?