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    2 Quickies

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    There is a pole in a lake. One-half of the pole is in the ground, another one-third of it is covered by water, and 9 ft is out of the water. What is the total length of the pole in ft?

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    A number of children are standing in a circle. They are evenly spaced and the 8th child is directly opposite the 17th child. How many children are there altogether?
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    Re: 2 Quickies

    1. <span style="background-color: #FFFF00; color: #FFFF00; font-weight: bold"> 54 feet </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: 2 Quickies

    2. <span style="background-color: #FFFF00; color: #FFFF00; font-weight: bold"> 17 </span hide>
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    Re: 2 Quickies

    Hi Lyra,

    That was quick, but not correct I'm afraid.
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    Re: 2 Quickies

    Again, not correct.
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    Re: 2 Quickies

    2. <span style="background-color: #FFFF00; color: #FFFF00; font-weight: bold">18</span hide>
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    Re: 2 Quickies

    <img src=/S/hmmn.gif border=0 alt=hmmn width=15 height=15> Was sure the first was right too... Ho-hum.. <img src=/S/scratch.gif border=0 alt=scratch width=25 height=29>
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    Re: 2 Quickies

    <img src=/S/thumbup.gif border=0 alt=thumbup width=15 height=15>
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    Re: 2 Quickies

    <img src=/S/stupidme.gif border=0 alt=stupidme width=30 height=30> D'Oh!
    <font color=448800><font face="Comic Sans MS"><big>Lyra J </font color=448800></font face=comic></big>
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    Re: 2 Quickies

    My apologies, Lyra. I don't know what I was thinking. Of course, you are correct.
    I think I just had a moment.
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    Re: 2 Quickies

    Phew! Thank goodness for that- I thought I was going mad...

    Wibble.
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    Re: 2 Quickies

    >I thought I was going mad...

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