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Dezza4444 (Dezza4444)
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Posted on Saturday, February 20, 2010 - 7:57 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

A builder is building a block of flats, he thinks he's finished, then realizes he's forgotten somthing important, he goes to the local hardware store, 1 costs 2, 2 cost 4, and 346 cost 6 what were they
Gourami (Gourami)
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Posted on Saturday, February 20, 2010 - 10:03 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Hi Dezza, and welcome to the site! In the future, please put your username in the name of the puzzle. This one is a classic, but I wont $p0i1 it in case someone hasn't heard it.
Peter365 (Peter365)
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Posted on Sunday, February 21, 2010 - 1:02 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Hmm don't know this as a classic but i'm pretty sure I have the right answer. I'll hold off for now.

Welcome aboard Dezza
Dezza4444 (Dezza4444)
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Posted on Sunday, February 21, 2010 - 7:53 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

thanks guys i'll have to think of some new ones for you.
Fleemco198 (Fleemco198)
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Posted on Monday, February 22, 2010 - 9:29 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

can someone email me the answer i think i have it but i dont want to Spoil it either.

fleemco198@gmail.com
Dezza4444 (Dezza4444)
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Posted on Tuesday, February 23, 2010 - 4:08 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

go on have a guess, ive got plenty more classics for you all
Peter365 (Peter365)
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Posted on Wednesday, February 24, 2010 - 10:24 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Ok are they the numbers that get affixed to the door of each apartment and each individual number costs 2 to buy.

I genuinely hadn't heard this one before but the answer just leapt out at me(assuming I'm right that is}
Dezza4444 (Dezza4444)
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Posted on Wednesday, February 24, 2010 - 5:44 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

spot on well done peter
Biograd (Biograd)
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Posted on Wednesday, February 24, 2010 - 7:38 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

But then shouldn't 2 also cost 2?
Dezza4444 (Dezza4444)
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Posted on Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 6:41 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

depends how you read it,the number 2 or 2 items

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