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## Error in Euler project question 1

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• 1a. Re: Some prime-related puzzles Posted by: Phil Carmody thefatphil@yahoo.co.uk thefatphil Date: Fri Jun 20, 2008 5:23 pm ((PDT)) ... OK, a prize of muchos
Message 1 of 3 , Jun 21, 2008
1a. Re: Some prime-related puzzles
Posted by: "Phil Carmody" thefatphil@... thefatphil
Date: Fri Jun 20, 2008 5:23 pm ((PDT))

Phil Carmody wrote:

OK, a prize of muchos kudos[*] to the first person who finds the question to which the correct answer isn't recognised as correct.

I may have recommended it, but that doesn't mean I think it's right!

Phil

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The very first question has a wrong answer.

The correct answer is almost 10 times ( approximately = 9.738055 times )
the given answer.

Kermit

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• Kermit, ... I only hope you didn t divide the calculated answer by the number of people who solved it successfully... or did you? ;-) Peter -- [Name] Peter
Message 2 of 3 , Jun 21, 2008
Kermit,

> The very first question has a wrong answer.
>
> The correct answer is almost 10 times ( approximately = 9.738055 times )
> the given answer.

I only hope you didn't divide the calculated answer by the number of
people who solved it successfully... or did you? ;-)

Peter

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[Name] Peter Kosinar [Quote] 2B | ~2B = exp(i*PI) [ICQ] 134813278
• ... If I had, I would probably have gotten a quotient less than one. ... ( Acknowledging the gentle hint ) Kermit
Message 3 of 3 , Jun 22, 2008
Peter Kosinar wrote:
>
> Kermit,
> I only hope you didn't divide the calculated answer by the number of
> people who solved it successfully... or did you? ;-)
>
> Peter
>

If I had, I would probably have gotten a quotient less than one.

:)

( Acknowledging the gentle hint )

Kermit

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