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**mathgogocart****Member**- Registered: 2012-04-29
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I have fun math puzzles

1.. If 1/2x +1/2(1/2x + 1/2(1/2x +1/2(1/2x + ... = y,

then x = ?

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8. What is the area of a regular hexagon with sides 1 in. Long?

points:1

look on MIF for help on number 8

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**mathgogocart****Member**- Registered: 2012-04-29
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Nehushtan wrote:

the awnser,not formula.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi mathgogocart;

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**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

**I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.**

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**mathgogocart****Member**- Registered: 2012-04-29
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1.y=x!

Neshutan:5

bobbym:0

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5. What place in this world can have their temperatures Fahrenheit and Celsius equal? 10 points,5 if searched

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

Yes, I had the formula wrong!

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**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

**I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.**

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Neshutan:10

bobbym:6

Neshutan is partly correct

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1.At a party, everyone shook hands with everybody else. There were 66 handshakes. How many people were at the party? 15 points

2.Using eight eights and addition only, can you make 1000? 20 points

Hint for 2:conbine like 2 8ts are 88

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**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

**I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.**

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Hi mathgogocart

Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.

Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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Neshutan:10

bobbym:41

Anononmistefy:35

Bobbym is right FORR BOTH!!!!!

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1.6-4) Today is Friday. What day of the week is it 80 days from today?

7-1) The diameter of the circles is 2 centimeters. Calculate the area that is purple.

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Neshutan:10

bobbym:46

Anononmistefy:35

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Bozeman is the one I wanted but could not remember. It had a low of -43F in 1936.

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Neshutan:10-Junior Awnserer

Bobbin: 46-cool awnserer

Anononmistefy:35-cool awnserer

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7-7) A half circle overlaps with a square. The diameter of the half circle is 12 inches. What is the area of the hatched/striped parts?-5 points

7-14) John went to the stores to buy Christmas presents for his kids. He spent 2 thirds of his money at a book store. He then spent 1 third of the remaining money at a craft store. At the end he had $8 left. How much money did he have at the beginning?-8 points

Questions 1:

5.If Logx (1 / 8) = - 3 / 2, then x is equal to _________-5 points

A. - 4

B. 4

C. 1 / 4

D. 10

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Neshutan:28-Junior Awnserer

Bobbin: 64-Awesome Awnserer

Anononmistefy:35-cool awnserer

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1.A father in his will left all his money to his children in the following manner:

$1000 to the first born and 1/10 of what then remains, then

$2000 to the second born and 1/10 of what then remains, then

$3000 to the third born and 1/10 of what then remains, and so on.

When this was done each child had the same amount. How many children were ther?e-10 points

Question 2: Car A began a journey from a point at 9 am, traveling at 30 mph. At 10 am car B started traveling from the same point at 40 mph in the same direction as car A. At what time will car B pass car A?No Explanation:12 points,Explantion 20 points

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20-Junior Awnserer

30-Cool Awnserer

60-Awesome Awnserer

100-Epic Awnserer

135-Genius

more coming....

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Neshutan:68-Awesome Awnserer-TOP AWNSERER!!

Bobbin: 84-Awesome Awnserer

Anononmistefy:35-cool awnserer

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1.Question 2: Four times the first of three consecutive even integers is six more than the product of two and the third integer. Find the integers.

5 points,12 if explained

2.Question 1: Find the general solution for differential equation

(D4 - 5D3 + 5D2 + 5D - 6)y = 0

20 points,35 if explained

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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New MATH RIDDLES!

1.If you take 3 apples from a group of 5, how many do you have?-3 points-Easy

2.What would be the seventh rung of the following pyramid?-6 points

1

11

21

1211

111221

312211

13112221

3.So you think you're good at math? Complete the sequence: 1=3, 2=3, 3=5, 4=4, 5=4, 6=3, 7=5, 8=5, 9=4, 10=3, 11=?, 12=?-10 points

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

You did not tally up the scores from posts #21 and #22.

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**mathgogocart****Member**- Registered: 2012-04-29
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Can you please ddo it?

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