It’s that time of year again! Break out those spooky decorations and get your sweet tooth ready: it’s almost Halloween! This week’s Solve set is inspired by Halloween. From ghosts to Frankenstein to full moons, Solve set 46 has it all.
Take a look at question one: Ghost Town
The small town of Halloweenville was founded with a population of 1000 people. Each resident lives for about 30 years and each woman has an average of 4 children over her lifetime. After 300 years, what is the approximate ratio of the number of people who have died, to the number of people who are alive?