# How many red fish did fisherman catch?

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Fisherman was catching fish. If he caught one *red* fish, he said that he caught 3, but if he caught 3 *blue* fish, he said that he caught only one fish. After fishing, he told that he caught 24 fish. And in the bucket there were 24 fish. How many *red* fish did he catch?

Fisherman was catching fish. If he caught one *red* fish, he said that he caught 3, but if he caught 3 *blue* fish, he said that he caught only one fish. After fishing, he told that he caught 24 fish. And in the bucket there were 24 fish. How many *red* fish did he catch?

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Sep 6, 2017

The answer is

#### Explanation:

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