**Riddle:** Where are my smart friends? I had $3.00. My mom gave me $10.00. My dad gave me $30.00. My aunt and uncle gave me $100.00. I had another $5.00. How much did I have?

This riddle is about money, Think about a boy had some dollars from family. At the end, we must calculate the boy how much money had? The answer is not 148 dollar.

**Solution**:

I **had** $3.00.

My mom **gave** me $10.00.

My dad **gave** me $30.00.

My aunt and uncle **gave** me $100.00.

I **had** another $5.00.

If you noticed that, all tense at past. So, we must calculate only “I **had** $3.00.” and “I **had** another $5.00.”.

If we sum this money 3 dollars and 5 dollars, The boy had onyl 8 dollars.