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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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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?
 one year ago
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lgbasallote Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
this one is actually harder
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MarcLeclair Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
akitav doesnt it give this: 6  9 + 10 + 40  50 whjen you expand? it doesnt give you 6 though O_O
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akitav Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Yes, i missed out the second step, which is why i took it off.
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lgbasallote Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
that's where the "riddle" part of "lgbariddle" comes in
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MarcLeclair Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
sorry didnt see you took it off man :/
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akitav Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Math wouldn't be fun if there weren't any wrong answers, then it'd just be philosophy. @MarcLeclair No worries, life is good :)
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lgbasallote Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
math is never fun
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KonradZuse Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I got it. 4050 = 10 + 10 = 0 99 = 0 + 6
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KonradZuse Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
goodnight iggy.
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MarcLeclair Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Weird I love cal 1
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lgbasallote Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
this is more on outoftheboxthinking rather than mathematics
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akitav Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@lgbasallote Oh wise green one!
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ganeshie8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
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
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lgbasallote Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
nope. think more outofthebox
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MarcLeclair Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I hate yo uthis is haunting me right now
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lgbasallote Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
that's what i do
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lgbasallote Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
then you feel very bad for missing a simple solution to these riddles. i love those feelings.
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MarcLeclair Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
any hint ? :/
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xcrypt Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I hate this, I can't figure it out :p. I was thinking 6 groups of things, but I'm probably wrong.
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Mimi_x3 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
are we allowed to rephrase the question?
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lgbasallote Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
rephrase how?
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Mimi_x3 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
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
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lgbasallote Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
nope you can't
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lgbasallote Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
you have to follow directions
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shubhamsrg Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.5
got it!! lol..1 min i shall post..
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shubhamsrg Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.5
SIX – IX = S IX – X = I XL – L = X >SIX :D
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shubhamsrg Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.5
roman numerals eh!! nice..
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lgbasallote Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
very well young pupil
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