August 27th, 2013, 01:47 AM  #21 
Math Team Joined: Jul 2011 From: North America, 42nd parallel Posts: 3,372 Thanks: 233  Re: Math Q&A challenge (Part 11)
Oh right , he he , that's even easier. 
August 27th, 2013, 09:10 AM  #22 
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As it happens, someone else (called MATHEMATICIAN) has solved the current problem on its original page.

August 27th, 2013, 09:58 AM  #23 
Math Team Joined: Apr 2010 Posts: 2,780 Thanks: 361  Re: Math Q&A challenge (Part 11)
Will he get the next q then?

August 27th, 2013, 11:40 PM  #24 
Math Team Joined: Jul 2013 From: काठमाडौं, नेपाल Posts: 879 Thanks: 60 Math Focus: सामान्य गणित  Re: Math Q&A challenge (Part 11)
Was the answer  maximum value, found out by hit n trial method ?? or was there some procedure ? 
August 28th, 2013, 09:50 AM  #25  
Math Team Joined: Oct 2011 From: Ottawa Ontario, Canada Posts: 13,949 Thanks: 987  Re: Math Q&A challenge (Part 11) Quote:
YOU have been declared the CURRENT WINNER: means YOU now post a problem, under new thread "Math Q&A challenge (Part 12)"; clear?  
August 28th, 2013, 10:09 AM  #26 
Math Team Joined: Jul 2013 From: काठमाडौं, नेपाल Posts: 879 Thanks: 60 Math Focus: सामान्य गणित  Re: Math Q&A challenge (Part 11)
So next challenge is by jack ?

August 28th, 2013, 11:15 AM  #27  
Math Team Joined: Mar 2012 From: India, West Bengal Posts: 3,871 Thanks: 86 Math Focus: Number Theory  Re: Math Q&A challenge (Part 11) Quote:
 
August 28th, 2013, 02:29 PM  #28  
Math Team Joined: Oct 2011 From: Ottawa Ontario, Canada Posts: 13,949 Thanks: 987  Re: Math Q&A challenge (Part 11) Quote:
 
August 28th, 2013, 02:38 PM  #29  
Global Moderator Joined: Nov 2006 From: UTC 5 Posts: 16,046 Thanks: 938 Math Focus: Number theory, computational mathematics, combinatorics, FOM, symbolic logic, TCS, algorithms  Re: Math Q&A challenge (Part 11) Quote:
 
August 28th, 2013, 04:41 PM  #30 
Math Team Joined: Jul 2011 From: North America, 42nd parallel Posts: 3,372 Thanks: 233  Re: Math Q&A challenge (Part 11)
Me too , i'd rather see long threads. Had we kept a single thread for this it probably would be the thread with the most views and most replies at MMF so far.


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