Discussion about math, puzzles, games and fun.   Useful symbols: ÷ × ½ √ ∞ ≠ ≤ ≥ ≈ ⇒ ± ∈ Δ θ ∴ ∑ ∫  π  -¹ ² ³ °

You are not logged in.

## #2726 2014-07-01 00:15:46

ganesh
Registered: 2005-06-28
Posts: 24,273

### Re: Oral puzzles

Hi bobbym,

The solution #1851 is correct. Fantastic!

#1852. The length of a room is 5.5 meters and width is 3.75 meters. Find the cost of paving the floors by slabs at the rate of \$800 per square meter.

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.

Offline

## #2727 2014-07-01 00:45:45

bobbym
bumpkin
From: Bumpkinland
Registered: 2009-04-12
Posts: 109,606

### Re: Oral puzzles

Hi ganesh;

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.

Offline

## #2728 2014-07-02 00:32:47

ganesh
Registered: 2005-06-28
Posts: 24,273

### Re: Oral puzzles

Hi bobbym,

The solution #1852 is correct.Impeccable!

#1853. The length of a rectangular plot is 60% more than its breadth. If the difference between the length and the breadth of that rectangle is 24 centimeters, what is the area of that rectangle?

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.

Offline

## #2729 2014-07-02 16:12:02

bobbym
bumpkin
From: Bumpkinland
Registered: 2009-04-12
Posts: 109,606

### Re: Oral puzzles

Hi;

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.

Offline

## #2730 2014-07-02 23:58:55

ganesh
Registered: 2005-06-28
Posts: 24,273

### Re: Oral puzzles

Hi bobbym,

The solution #1853 is correct. Marvelous!

#1854. Find the quotient and the remainder using synthetic division.

.

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.

Offline

## #2731 2014-07-03 00:16:26

bobbym
bumpkin
From: Bumpkinland
Registered: 2009-04-12
Posts: 109,606

### Re: Oral puzzles

Hi;

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.

Offline

## #2732 2014-07-03 01:41:23

ganesh
Registered: 2005-06-28
Posts: 24,273

### Re: Oral puzzles

Hi bobbym,

The solution #1854 is correct. Brilliant!

#1855. Find the quotient and the remainder using synthetic division.

.

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.

Offline

## #2733 2014-07-03 01:44:54

bobbym
bumpkin
From: Bumpkinland
Registered: 2009-04-12
Posts: 109,606

### Re: Oral puzzles

Hi;

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.

Offline

## #2734 2014-07-03 12:47:00

ganesh
Registered: 2005-06-28
Posts: 24,273

### Re: Oral puzzles

Hi bobbym,

The solution #1855 is correct. Brilliant!

#1856. Find the quotient and the remainder using synthetic division.

.

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.

Offline

## #2735 2014-07-03 15:32:13

bobbym
bumpkin
From: Bumpkinland
Registered: 2009-04-12
Posts: 109,606

### Re: Oral puzzles

Hi;

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.

Offline

## #2736 2014-07-04 00:55:10

ganesh
Registered: 2005-06-28
Posts: 24,273

### Re: Oral puzzles

Hi bobbym,

The solution #1856 is correct. Brilliant!

#1857. Find the quotient and the remainder using synthetic division.

.

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.

Offline

## #2737 2014-07-04 02:15:33

bobbym
bumpkin
From: Bumpkinland
Registered: 2009-04-12
Posts: 109,606

### Re: Oral puzzles

Hi;

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.

Offline

## #2738 2014-07-04 10:52:52

ganesh
Registered: 2005-06-28
Posts: 24,273

### Re: Oral puzzles

Hi bobbym,

The solution #1857 is correct. Marvelous!

#1858. Find the quotient and the remainder using synthetic division.

.

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.

Offline

## #2739 2014-07-04 14:37:32

bobbym
bumpkin
From: Bumpkinland
Registered: 2009-04-12
Posts: 109,606

### Re: Oral puzzles

Hi ganesh;

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.

Offline

## #2740 2014-07-05 00:33:16

ganesh
Registered: 2005-06-28
Posts: 24,273

### Re: Oral puzzles

Hi bobbym,

The solution #1858 is correct. Excellent!

#1859. Factorize the following polynomial :

.

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.

Offline

## #2741 2014-07-05 00:45:35

bobbym
bumpkin
From: Bumpkinland
Registered: 2009-04-12
Posts: 109,606

### Re: Oral puzzles

Hi;

You are correct about the remainder. Made an error when doing the calculation.

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.

Offline

## #2742 2014-07-05 01:42:33

Maburo
Member
Registered: 2013-01-08
Posts: 287

### Re: Oral puzzles

"Pure mathematics is, in its way, the poetry of logical ideas."
-Albert Einstein

Offline

## #2743 2014-07-05 20:00:21

ganesh
Registered: 2005-06-28
Posts: 24,273

### Re: Oral puzzles

Hi bobbym and Maburo,

The solutions #1859 is correct. Awesome, bobbym and Maburo!

#1860. Factorize the following polynomial :

.

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.

Offline

## #2744 2014-07-05 21:58:20

bobbym
bumpkin
From: Bumpkinland
Registered: 2009-04-12
Posts: 109,606

### Re: Oral puzzles

Hi;

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.

Offline

## #2745 2014-07-06 01:35:33

Maburo
Member
Registered: 2013-01-08
Posts: 287

### Re: Oral puzzles

"Pure mathematics is, in its way, the poetry of logical ideas."
-Albert Einstein

Offline

## #2746 2014-07-06 12:02:46

ganesh
Registered: 2005-06-28
Posts: 24,273

### Re: Oral puzzles

Hi bobbym and Maburo,

The solution #1860 is correct. Excellent!

#1861. Factorize the following polynomial :

.

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.

Offline

## #2747 2014-07-06 21:06:44

bobbym
bumpkin
From: Bumpkinland
Registered: 2009-04-12
Posts: 109,606

### Re: Oral puzzles

Hi;

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.

Offline

## #2748 2014-07-07 02:34:42

Maburo
Member
Registered: 2013-01-08
Posts: 287

### Re: Oral puzzles

"Pure mathematics is, in its way, the poetry of logical ideas."
-Albert Einstein

Offline

## #2749 2014-07-07 03:17:11

ganesh
Registered: 2005-06-28
Posts: 24,273

### Re: Oral puzzles

Hi bobbym and Maburo,

The solution #1861 is perfect. Awesome!

#1862. Factorize the following polynomial :

.

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.

Offline

## #2750 2014-07-07 03:37:33

Maburo
Member
Registered: 2013-01-08
Posts: 287

### Re: Oral puzzles

"Pure mathematics is, in its way, the poetry of logical ideas."
-Albert Einstein

Offline