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The month of March in the year 1980 contained 5 Saturdays and 5 Mondays.

What day of the week was the 15th of March?

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Answer: Saturday.

For a 31 day month, such as March, to have 5 Saturdays and 5 Mondays the 1st must have been a Saturday, and the 31st a Monday.

You can then work forwards or backwards.

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