This riddle is called the 100 gold coins and it’s stumped thousands of people around the world. You are presented with the 3 treasure chests below.
Chest A has been labelled with “100 gold coins”,
Chest B has been labelled with “50 gold and 50 silver coins”,
Chest C has been labelled with “100 silver coins”.
You are told that each label is incorrectly placed because it describes the contents of another chest. To help you determine which chest truly contains 100 gold coins, you are allowed to randomly pick a coin from any chest.
Which chest should you pick a coin from?
The options are:
1. Chest A
2. Chest B
3. Chest C
4. Not enough information to decide.
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