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John needs 13 bottles of water from the store. John can only carry 3 at a time. What's the minimum number of trips John needs to make to the store?
a. 3 b. 4 c. 4 1/2 d.5 e.6
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John needs 13 bottles of water from the store. John can only carry 3 at a time. What's the minimum number of trips John needs to make to the store? a. 3 b. 4 c. 4 1/2 d.5 e.6
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sathiprakashBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
would u explain plz how?there its said minimum
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ankur504Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
in 4 trips he carried 12 bottles but one is still left so he has to make a another trip
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sathiprakashBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
but answer is not that.....\
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ankur504Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
idk :( whats the answer?
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sathiprakashBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
well its given 4 in the book...but am not sure which one is correct either 4 or 5 or 4.5
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ankur504Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
certainly not 4.5 ...because how can he have half trip??
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iampaulBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
hahaha is there any chance that the answer is wrong cause i think ankur504 got it spot on
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sathiprakashBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
could u explain howtz 4
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dhatradityaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
he is already at the storer from my reading of the problem. so he carries 3 back. then he needs to make 4 trips TO the store to get the remaining
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sathiprakashBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
well that could be nice logic
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ankur504Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
hey this leads to 4 1/2 trips
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dhatradityaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
the problem only asks how many trips TO the store, not TO and FROM the store
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nowheremanBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
You only need to go to the store one time and take 13 bottles with you.
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dhatradityaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
heh, i think this problem is not in the matrix and john is not Neo
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Arsalan_khanBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
dhatraditya is quite correct...
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