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    How is this possible?

    One day Kerry celebrated her birthday. Two days later her older twin brother, Terry, celebrated his birthday? How is this possible?

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    Re: How is this possible?

    I hate to leap to conclusions, but <span style="background-color: #FFFF00; color: #FFFF00; font-weight: bold">could it be that one was born just before midnight on Feb 28th, the other in the early hours of March 1st</span hide>?

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    Re: How is this possible?

    Kerry was born just before midnight on the 28th February. Terry was born just after midnight on 1st March. This year, it's a leap year...
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    Re: How is this possible?

    D'oh! Beat me by seconds Leif! And I forgot to hide my answer.... Sorry everyone... please don't shoot me! <img src=/S/stupidme.gif border=0 alt=stupidme width=30 height=30>
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    Re: How is this possible?

    Thinking about it though, with our solution, shouldn't Terry be a younger brother?

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    Re: How is this possible?

    Very good point... <img src=/S/confused.gif border=0 alt=confused width=15 height=20>
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    Re: How is this possible?

    A: Kerry celebrated her birthday on any day (I don't care which) and then her older twin brother <span style="background-color: #FFFF00; color: #FFFF00; font-weight: bold"> and his twin celebrated his two days later. You didn't say that Kerry and her older brothers are twins. You just said that she had an older twin brother. </span hide>
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    Re: How is this possible?

    Maybe he <span style="background-color: #FFFF00; color: #FFFF00; font-weight: bold">arranged his celebration for a convenient weekend, two days after his actual</span hide> birthday.

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    Re: How is this possible?

    Kerry and Terry are twins.

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    Re: How is this possible?

    <span style="background-color: #FFFF00; color: #FFFF00; font-weight: bold">When they were born their mother was on a plane flying over the Pacific. It was March 1st when Terry was born, the plane then flew over the international date line and Kerry was born on February 28th. The year they are now celebrating their birthdays on is a leap year.</span hide>

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    Re: How is this possible?

    Brilliant!

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    Re: How is this possible?

    I was actually thinking of a ship Tony but a plane will do. Exactly correct.

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