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#1 quake

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Posted 08 March 2008 - 07:40 PM

This is my first post so let me know if I need some "advice" on proper etiquette. I took a critical thinking test awhile back and didn't do well; which is probably why I remember the questions. There are three questions which I will post separately. This test is supposedly used by companies to test an applicants ability to think "outside the box".

1. A baseball and bat cost \$1.10 total. The bat is a dollar more than the baseball. How much does the baseball cost?

Pretty simple question isn't it?
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#2 Lost in space

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Posted 08 March 2008 - 07:44 PM

Spoiler for My cents worth

Edited by Lost in space, 08 March 2008 - 07:45 PM.

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#3 Browne85

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Posted 08 March 2008 - 08:14 PM

Five widget machines make five widgets in five minutes. How long does it take 100 widget machines to make 100 widgets?

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#4 brhan

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Posted 08 March 2008 - 08:56 PM

1. A baseball and bat cost \$1.10 total. The bat is a dollar more than the baseball. How much does the baseball cost?

Spoiler for my solution

Edited by brhan, 08 March 2008 - 08:57 PM.

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#5 storm

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Posted 10 March 2008 - 04:08 AM

5 cents
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