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# Two Ten Ton Tough Elephants

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Posted 08 May 2013 - 04:12 PM

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Did we write our decimals out of order?  Because I got 11.05727...  The difference is small though so I will still give you best answer.

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Posted 08 May 2013 - 04:45 PM

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Did we write our decimals out of order?  Because I got 11.05727...  The difference is small though so I will still give you best answer.

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I did the same way as you have done, its just that i thought if i am right, writing till only 3-4 decimal places would be sufficient..

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Posted 08 May 2013 - 06:50 PM

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Did we write our decimals out of order?  Because I got 11.05727...  The difference is small though so I will still give you best answer.

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I did the same way as you have done, its just that i thought if i am right, writing till only 3-4 decimal places would be sufficient..

you got .0527 where i got .0572.  So i wasn't sure if you used a different strategy or inverted your numbers

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### #14 dark_magician_92

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Posted 08 May 2013 - 07:31 PM

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Did we write our decimals out of order?  Because I got 11.05727...  The difference is small though so I will still give you best answer.

Spoiler for A more efficient way to solve the problem

I did the same way as you have done, its just that i thought if i am right, writing till only 3-4 decimal places would be sufficient..

you got .0527 where i got .0572.  So i wasn't sure if you used a different strategy or inverted your numbers

Whoops, sorry. I mistyped.

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