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    Banana 2

    Another classic...try not to Google

    A banana plantation is located next to a desert. The plantation owner has 3000 bananas that he wants to transport to the market by camel, across a 1000 kilometre stretch of desert. The owner has only one camel, which carries a maximum of 1000 bananas at any moment in time, and eats one banana every kilometre it travels.

    The Question: What is the largest number of bananas that can be delivered at the market?

    Answer:<span style="background-color: #FFFF00; color: #FFFF00; font-weight: bold"> How many times are you going to fall for this old trick</span hide>
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    Re: Banana 2

    <span style="background-color: #FFFF00; color: #FFFF00; font-weight: bold">4 times?</span hide>
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    Re: Banana 2

    Zero bananas can be delivered, BUT 1000 liters of banana milkshake is delivered.....shaken, not stirred!
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    Re: Banana 2

    That is incorrect <img src=/S/sad.gif border=0 alt=sad width=15 height=15>

    Try again, hint drawing a diagram of the camels journey may help
    Jerry

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    Re: Banana 2

    <span style="background-color: #FFFF00; color: #FFFF00; font-weight: bold">3000</span hide>
    <font color=448800><font face="Comic Sans MS"><big>Lyra J </font color=448800></font face=comic></big>
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    Re: Banana 2

    No no no no nooooo

    Try again, draw a picture... anything you like, just draw a picture
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    Re: Banana 2

    >drawing a diagram of the camels journey may help

    It did not help.

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    Re: Banana 2

    That's amazing, did you do that yourself?
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    Re: Banana 2

    If you mean did I google for a picture of a camel, then yes I did it myself.

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    Re: Banana 2

    Ah! Got it!

    <span style="background-color: #FFFF00; color: #FFFF00; font-weight: bold">Wallpaper</span hide>
    <font color=448800><font face="Comic Sans MS"><big>Lyra J </font color=448800></font face=comic></big>
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    Re: Banana 2

    Very Interesting. What is Googling is it some form of pastel drawing technique? <img src=/S/gramps.gif border=0 alt=gramps width=20 height=20>
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    Re: Banana 2

    <span style="background-color: #FFFF00; color: #FFFF00; font-weight: bold">Cabbages</span hide>
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    Re: Banana 2

    Hey Jezz...ever since you dabbled in that latin with bandido the other day...you have really become lots more witty and chirpy....are you feeling OK?
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    Re: Banana 2

    Altissima quaeque flumina minimo sono labi
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    Re: Banana 2

    Et te audire no possum. Musa sapientum fixa est in aure.
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