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    Stairs puzzle

    I can walk up the 40 stairs to the top in 22 steps never jumping over a step never missing a stair and not stepping on two stairs at once. How is that possible?
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    This is the answer select text in order to read

    You are walking up an escalator
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    correct, easy i know. I thought of that this morning. Think we can re-arrange the question so it may not be so obvious but still gives the reader all the logical info they need?
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