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# Weird equalities

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### #1 Aerah

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Posted 07 January 2014 - 05:52 PM

A friend of mine created this clever puzzle:

3=20. 4=15. 5=12. 6=10. 8=7.5. 10=6.

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### #2 BobbyGo

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Posted 07 January 2014 - 09:34 PM

Spoiler for It looks like

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### #3 Aerah

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Posted 07 January 2014 - 10:29 PM

Yes BobbyGo!.

But could you put it in a more "everyday" practical way? What you say points to something more specific that makes the solution a bit more fascinating I guess (at least it was for me :-)

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### #4 dgreening

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Posted 22 January 2014 - 12:04 AM

Spoiler for expanding on BobbyGo's post

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### #5 fabpig

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Posted 22 January 2014 - 04:16 AM

A friend of mine created this clever puzzle:

3=20. 4=15. 5=12. 6=10. 8=7.5. 10=6.

'scuse me askin, but why has the guy been repped -1 for posting a question?  And by whom?

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### #6 dgreening

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Posted 22 January 2014 - 02:57 PM

it wasn't me.

and I did find a much more practical interpretation of the solution

Spoiler for

Is the the interpretation you were looking for??

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### #7 bonanova

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Posted 25 January 2014 - 04:30 AM

A friend of mine created this clever puzzle:

3=20. 4=15. 5=12. 6=10. 8=7.5. 10=6.

'scuse me askin, but why has the guy been repped -1 for posting a question?  And by whom?

No reason I can see ... I put him back even.

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Vidi vici veni.

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