You're the captain of a pirate ship...

03 February, 2014 - 1 min read

…and your crew gets to vote on how the gold is divided up. If fewer than half of the pirates agree with you, you die. How do you recommend apportioning the gold in such a way that you get a good share of the booty, but still survive?


Answer: You divide the booty evenly between the top 51% of the crew.