# Thread: Just for the fun of it

1. ## Just for the fun of it

1. A man left home one day and made three left turns and met a man with a mask on. What was the first man's profession?
2. If you had to swallow one pill every half hour, how much time would it take for you to swallow three pills?
3. 37 can be expressed using five 3's: 37 = 33 + 3 + 3/3. Can you find another way to do it?
4. The product of four consecutive integers is 3,024. What are the integers?

2. ## Re: Just for the fun of it

2. <span style="background-color: #FFFF00; color: #000000; font-weight: bold"><font color=yellow>One hour</font color=yellow></span hi>
3. <span style="background-color: #FFFF00; color: #000000; font-weight: bold"><font color=yellow>3^3 + 3*3 + 3/3 (^ = to the power of)</font color=yellow></span hi>
4. <span style="background-color: #FFFF00; color: #000000; font-weight: bold"><font color=yellow>6 * 7 * 8 * 9</font color=yellow></span hi>

StuartR

3. ## Re: Just for the fun of it

Great job on 2 and 4. My instructions for question 3 were not very good. The object is to use five 3's to get 37. You used six.

4. ## Re: Just for the fun of it

1. <span style="background-color: #FFFF00; color: #000000; font-weight: bold"><font color=yellow>Baseball player, batter specifically</font color=yellow></span hi>

5. ## Re: Just for the fun of it

3. <span style="background-color: #FFFF00; color: #000000; font-weight: bold"><font color=yellow>333/3/3 or equivalently 333/(3*3)</font color=yellow></span hi>

6. ## Re: Just for the fun of it

Stuart, Hans and Bruce
Nice work!
All Puzzles solved correctly.

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