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lgbasallote

  • 2 years ago

LGBARIDDLE If you take away nine from six, then take away ten from nine, and lastly, take away fifty from forty, then you get six. How is this possible?

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  1. lgbasallote
    • 2 years ago
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    this one is actually harder

  2. MarcLeclair
    • 2 years ago
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    akitav doesnt it give this: 6 - 9 + 10 + 40 - 50 whjen you expand? it doesnt give you 6 though O_O

  3. akitav
    • 2 years ago
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    Yes, i missed out the second step, which is why i took it off.

  4. lgbasallote
    • 2 years ago
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    that's where the "riddle" part of "lgbariddle" comes in

  5. MarcLeclair
    • 2 years ago
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    sorry didnt see you took it off man :/

  6. akitav
    • 2 years ago
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    Math wouldn't be fun if there weren't any wrong answers, then it'd just be philosophy. @MarcLeclair No worries, life is good :)

  7. lgbasallote
    • 2 years ago
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    math is never fun

  8. KonradZuse
    • 2 years ago
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    I got it. 40-50 = -10 + 10 = 0 9-9 = 0 + 6

  9. KonradZuse
    • 2 years ago
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    goodnight iggy.

  10. MarcLeclair
    • 2 years ago
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    Weird I love cal 1

  11. lgbasallote
    • 2 years ago
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    this is more on out-of-the-box-thinking rather than mathematics

  12. akitav
    • 2 years ago
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    @lgbasallote Oh wise green one!

  13. ganeshie8
    • 2 years ago
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    well then you cant take 9 from 6, or any of the rest of the things. so ur 6 will be there as it is

  14. lgbasallote
    • 2 years ago
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    nope. think more out-of-the-box

  15. MarcLeclair
    • 2 years ago
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    I hate yo uthis is haunting me right now

  16. lgbasallote
    • 2 years ago
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    that's what i do

  17. lgbasallote
    • 2 years ago
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    then you feel very bad for missing a simple solution to these riddles. i love those feelings.

  18. MarcLeclair
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    any hint ? :/

  19. xcrypt
    • 2 years ago
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    I hate this, I can't figure it out :p. I was thinking 6 groups of things, but I'm probably wrong.

  20. Mimi_x3
    • 2 years ago
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    are we allowed to rephrase the question?

  21. lgbasallote
    • 2 years ago
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    rephrase how?

  22. Mimi_x3
    • 2 years ago
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    instead of taking away nine from six; we take away six from nine lol my teacher taught me this for combinations and permutations..dont know if its relevant sound stupid

  23. lgbasallote
    • 2 years ago
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    nope you can't

  24. lgbasallote
    • 2 years ago
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    you have to follow directions

  25. shubhamsrg
    • 2 years ago
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    got it!! lol..1 min i shall post..

  26. lgbasallote
    • 2 years ago
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    sure

  27. shubhamsrg
    • 2 years ago
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    SIX – IX = S IX – X = I XL – L = X ------->SIX :D

  28. shubhamsrg
    • 2 years ago
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    roman numerals eh!! nice..

  29. lgbasallote
    • 2 years ago
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    very well young pupil

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