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You are not logged in. #1 20070702 13:11:49
apples and oranges puzzleI'm not sure but i think the solution of the 'crates of fruit' puzzle isn't quite sound. A logarithm is just a misspelled algorithm. #2 20070702 14:14:45
Re: apples and oranges puzzle
The one labeled Apples must be oranges because if it was Apples and Oranges as you suggest , then the crate labeled Oranges would contain oranges and that can't be since we were told that ALL of the labels were wrong. #3 20070702 14:57:05
Re: apples and oranges puzzleso wouldn't it make more sense to list them in the opposite order then? A logarithm is just a misspelled algorithm. #4 20070702 20:28:15
Re: apples and oranges puzzleAfter you figured out that apples only must be in the “apples & oranges” crate, the next step is to figure out the contents of the “oranges” crate (not the “apples” crate). It can’t have oranges (because it’s wrongly labelled), nor can it have apples only (because apples only are in another crate). #5 20070703 02:26:15
Re: apples and oranges puzzleaye, thats what I said, Jane. But the solution considers the apples crate second. A logarithm is just a misspelled algorithm. 