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Crazypalpig (Crazypalpig)
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Posted on Friday, August 11, 2006 - 2:27 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

He states 9รท2=4
Abc (Abc)
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Posted on Friday, August 11, 2006 - 9:38 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Again, please remember to put your username in square brackets in front of the puzzle title.
Jumpingjack (Jumpingjack)
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Posted on Friday, August 11, 2006 - 10:47 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Title relevant?
He=human? male? adult? is he italian? is he in italy?
Is he mistaken? Or is there a good reasoning behind his assertion?
Are 9, 2 and 4 just numbers? or is he referring to a number of objects, a number of days, etc?
divide and = both used in the proper mathematical sense?
Crazypalpig (Crazypalpig)
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Posted on Friday, August 11, 2006 - 1:55 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Title relevant? Yope
He=human?irr
male? irr
adult?irr
is he italian? irr
is he in italy?irr
Is he mistaken?no
Or is there a good reasoning behind his assertion? yes
Are 9, 2 and 4 just numbers?yes or is he referring to a number of objects, a number of days, etc?no
divide and = both used in the proper mathematical sense?no
Plebeian (Plebeian)
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Posted on Friday, August 11, 2006 - 4:04 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Well, if you divide nine eggs between two people as equally as possible, you get four each. And there's one left over. Is this relevant, in that the thing of which there are 9 are difficult to split?
Crazypalpig (Crazypalpig)
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Posted on Friday, August 11, 2006 - 7:15 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Well, if you divide nine eggs between two people as equally as possible, you get four each. And there's one left over. Is this relevant, in that the thing of which there are 9 are difficult to split?No way
Crazypalpig (Crazypalpig)
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Posted on Friday, August 11, 2006 - 7:18 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Well, if you divide nine eggs between two people as equally as possible, you get four each. And there's one left over. Is this relevant, in that the thing of which there are 9 are difficult to split?
nope
BLOOPER He is human, but it doesn't really matter
Woodworm (Woodworm)
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Posted on Friday, August 11, 2006 - 9:18 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Is the old saw "When in Rome, do as the Romans do" relevant at all?
Beccaann (Beccaann)
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Posted on Friday, August 11, 2006 - 9:21 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

ah yes, of course. that has to be it
Crazypalpig (Crazypalpig)
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Posted on Friday, August 11, 2006 - 9:26 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

is the old saw "When in Rome, do as the Romans do" relevant at all?
Congrats, that was the original title
Woodworm (Woodworm)
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Posted on Friday, August 11, 2006 - 9:37 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Aha. Is the Italian language relevant? The Latin language? Roman numerals?
Crazypalpig (Crazypalpig)
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Posted on Friday, August 11, 2006 - 9:44 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Aha. Is the Italian language relevant? The Latin language? Roman numerals?This one
Wizardofnz (Wizardofnz)
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Posted on Saturday, August 12, 2006 - 8:50 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

*swoop*

If you draw a horizontal line through the middle of IX, you get IV on both sides of the line.

Is this relevant?
Crazypalpig (Crazypalpig)
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Posted on Saturday, August 12, 2006 - 12:40 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

******SPOILER******
9=IX in roman numerals, and 4= !V which looks like IX cut in half
Crazypalpig (Crazypalpig)
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Posted on Saturday, August 12, 2006 - 12:43 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

WHEN IS ANYBODY GOINGTO DO MY OTHER PUZZLE?!?
Woodworm (Woodworm)
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Posted on Saturday, August 12, 2006 - 3:05 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Aaaaargh! I need new specs. I read it as "nine plus two" and spent all night chewing over it :-(
Crazypalpig (Crazypalpig)
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Posted on Saturday, August 12, 2006 - 3:18 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Nice...
Comforteagle (Comforteagle)
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Posted on Sunday, August 13, 2006 - 4:48 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Very nice indeed.

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