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# phil1882

Member Since 27 Apr 2012
Offline Last Active May 25 2015 02:19 AM

### #339368Nine digits => two numbers => largest product

Posted by on 04 August 2014 - 02:03 PM

Spoiler for solution

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### #338523Number picking I. Even or odd?

Posted by on 01 June 2014 - 06:01 PM

Spoiler for i mean...

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### #337663collatz sequence^2

Posted by on 02 March 2014 - 08:24 PM

take a number, greater than 1.

if odd, subtract 1, square it.

if even, divide by 2.

2 -> 1

3 -> 4 -> 2

5 -> 8 -> 4

7 -> 36 --> 9 -> 16 -> 8

11 -> 100 -> 25 -> 576 -----> 9

13 -> 144 ----> 9

will this always hit a power of 2?

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### #337472Inequalities for large integers

Posted by on 24 February 2014 - 12:34 AM

12^12^12 = 10^155 aprox.

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### #337342The Magnetized Coin

Posted by on 08 February 2014 - 03:03 PM

hmm, 4 is possible not sure about 3.

Spoiler for

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### #336861perfect powers

Posted by on 02 December 2013 - 10:33 AM

i like this anwer the best though i was aiming for non zero answers.

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### #335238Masonry Chess

Posted by on 18 August 2013 - 04:51 PM

you can use the brown and grey tiles to represent the board and the red and yellow brick to represent each side, the "size" of the blocks together equal to its chess equivalent.

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### #332549The deconstruction and reconstruction of numbers

Posted by on 26 May 2013 - 02:00 AM

the problem statement is unclear. i'm unsure of what you mean by

"remove the nothing space above all the numbers to where the numbers are shifted up until they are at the top creating a list of new numbers."

do you mean concatinate a number below with the number above together?

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### #331290Liar Game BD

Posted by on 26 April 2013 - 02:20 PM

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### #328983One Up Me

Posted by on 23 February 2013 - 03:43 AM

you know you're a grammar Nazi when you proofread an insignificant forum post 5 times. :cough:

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### #328219Mao: the card game

Posted by on 12 February 2013 - 06:01 AM

flamebirde's rule: when playing a card of the same suit. must be either 1 higher or lower than the previously played card.

rob_gandy's rule: when three cards of the same value are played consecutively, order reverses.

brainy's rule. diamonds skip next player's turn.

miss kitten's rule: spades can only be changed to hearts.

framm's rule: a face card played on top of another face card skips that player's next turn.

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### #327782chess board riddle

Posted by on 30 January 2013 - 07:54 AM

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### #326091Blonde Jokes

Posted by on 17 October 2012 - 09:30 AM

this one is pretty cute!
Blonde v.s. Lawyer
a lawyer sitting on a plane next to a Blonde want to pass some time and turns to her and says, "how about a trivia game, if i ask you a question and you get it right I'll pay you 10 dollars, and if you get it wrong you pay me 1 dollar. then you ask me a question, with the same conditions." blonde says, "no thanks, I'm reading a book." the lawyer says, "okay how about this, 20 dollars for getting right for you, and 20 dollars for getting wrong for me." the blonde rolls her eyes and says fine. the lawyer asks, "whats the distance from the earth to the sun?" the blonde hands him a dollar. then the blonde asks him, "what goes uphill with 3 legs and down hill with 4?" the lawyer blinks for a second and says " i have no idea, i guess you win that round." then hands her 20. "okay my turn again, i am curious, what does go up hill with three legs and down hill with 4?" the blonde hands him another dollar.
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### #320970Interesting one - A Cat and A mouse

Posted by on 03 July 2012 - 10:37 AM

Spoiler for hmmm

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### #316830Acronymity

Posted by on 30 May 2012 - 07:16 PM

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oh wonderful, i saw dog yonder with scrap.
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