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Answer to #131:-

Absolutely right, Janefairfax!

#132. A polygon has 44 diagonals. How many sides does it have?

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Answer to #132:

You are correct, Janefairfax!

#133. There are 7 men and 3 ladies. Find the number of ways in which a committee of 6 prsons can be formed if the committee is to have atleast 2 ladies.

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Answer to #133:-

You are correct, JaneFairfax!

It is no good to try to stop knowledge from going forward. Ignorance is never better than knowledge - Enrico Fermi.

Nothing is better than reading and gaining more and more knowledge - Stephen William Hawking.

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Answer to #127:-

Correct, JaneFairfax!

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#133. The number of rectangles excluding squares from a rectangle of 9 x 6 size is _______.

#134. Out of 18 points in a plane, no three points are in the same straight line except five points which are collinear. Find

(i) the number of straight lines

(ii) the number of triangles which can be formed by joining them.

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#135. Let

.Add all the digits of the resulting value, assume you get a value n.

Add all the digits of n, assume you get a value n'.

Add all the digits of n', assume you get n''.

Continue this process until you get a single digit.

What is the number you would get?

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Answers to #104, #105, #106, #107, and #108:

All correct, other than #108.

careless25,

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Answers to OOO : #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, and #101:

careless25,

Answers to #94, #98, #99, and #100 : Correct!

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Answer to #135:-

Correct, JaneFairfax!

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Answers to #109, #110, #111, #112, #113, #114, and #115:-

careless25, the answers to #109, #111, #112, and #113 are correct.

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Answer to #124:

You are correct, JaneFairfax!

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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careless25,

I thought from that point of view for a second, but didn't go any further! That was my mistake!

Your answer too is perfectly logical and fits in.**Good thought! Well done!!!**

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Complete the series:-

#136. 1, 6, 36, 216, ____

#137. 1973, 1979, 1987, 1993, 1997, 1999, ______.

#138. 5, 10, 13, 26, 29, 58, 61, _______.

#139. 11, 13, 17, 19, 23, 29, 31, 37, 41, _____.

#140. 3, 7, 6, 5, 9, 3, 12, 1, 15, ______.

#141. 11, 24, 67, 122, 219, _____.

#142. 64, 32, 35, 5, 22, 11, 14, _____.

#143. 0, 6, 24, 60, 120, ______.

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