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**MathsIsFun****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-01-21
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As promised: Random Coins

Ideas, suggestions, bug reports welcome.

"The physicists defer only to mathematicians, and the mathematicians defer only to God ..." - Leon M. Lederman

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**ShivamS****Member**- Registered: 2011-02-07
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It works very well! Very nice page to practice making change. Are you planning to make one allowing different combinations other then $1?

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

Working okay over here. Good work.

**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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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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hi MIF,

Works well for me too.

Bob

You cannot teach a man anything; you can only help him find it within himself..........Galileo Galilei

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**MathsIsFun****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-01-21
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What would be another good target apart from $1?

Also anyone get all the possible ways?

"The physicists defer only to mathematicians, and the mathematicians defer only to God ..." - Leon M. Lederman

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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I wrote a small program that gets them all for any set of coins. Doing it the hard way? Nope!

**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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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi MathsIsFun,

MathsIsFun wrote:

Also anyone get all the possible ways?

I don't think so!

Character is who you are when no one is looking.

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