Logic Problem

31082006, 06:18 PM
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Logic Problem
My mother in law has just phoned me with my neice's homework and I am sitting here trying to work it out but I just can't think where to start!!! 1 Gold Chain = 2 Silver Chain 3 Gold Chains + 1 Silver Chain = 1162 gms Question  How much does a gold chain weigh and how much does a silver chain weigh? Call me thicko, call me stupid but what's the friggin' answer and how do you work it out? :nerd: TRINITY JEWELLERY  DESIGNS THAT STAND OUT 

31082006, 06:25 PM
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1162 divided by 3.5 = 332, so
1 gold chain = 332 one silver chain = 166 Bollox to potplants 

31082006, 06:28 PM
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*mwah* *mwah* Floops  you know it is SO not true what they say about you!
Cheers sweetie! :wink_kiss TRINITY JEWELLERY  DESIGNS THAT STAND OUT 

31082006, 06:30 PM
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No problem.
And it probably is true, about the onions anyway. Bollox to potplants 

31082006, 06:31 PM
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I knew that!:bag:


31082006, 06:35 PM
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Has anyone checked her answer?


31082006, 06:35 PM
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Well, I think you have to say that 3 gold chains = 6 silver chains, plus the one silver chain = 7 silver chains.
Divide the weight by 7 and then you get the weight for one silver chain? Then multiply that by 2. 1 silver chain = 166 g 1 gold chain = 332 g Oh, I see Floopy has beaten me to it  well done Floops 

31082006, 06:38 PM
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Patsy Wrote:Has anyone checked her answer? See Crtique's post below  once you see it, you realise how simple it is! I am sure I would have worked it out eventually.............but as it stands I am a thicko! TRINITY JEWELLERY  DESIGNS THAT STAND OUT 

31082006, 06:39 PM
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I would have given you rep Floops but I need to spread it around  anyone wanting some spare rep?
TRINITY JEWELLERY  DESIGNS THAT STAND OUT 

31082006, 06:40 PM
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Nah. I'm full.


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