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    F! Contest - Master-Mind of the DAY: Day 2

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    Q1. In a cow-fair at Kanpur, the accounting records got damaged. Only the following text could be read: "Bhullan bought 72 cows for ...670... rupees." Two numbers, the first and the last are unreadable. Also, each cow was sold for the same price (Without any decimal places).

    How much did Bhullan pay for each cow?? Also, what is the total amount paid by Bhullan??



    Q2. Sameer dug a hole in his backyward with a square edged shohvel. How much dirt would be there in the hole if it is 9 feet deep and 7 feet wide??


    Q3. There's a boat with a ladder having 6 rungs; there is a distance of 1 foot between each rung. The bottom-most rung is 2 foots from the water. There is a high tide which rises 12 inches every 10 minutes. This high tide peaks every hour.

    When the tide is at its highest level, how many ladder rungs are under the water??


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    Re: F! Contest - Master-Mind of the DAY: Day 2

    1. total cost-16704 each cow-232 2.no dirt in hole 3.zero
    Last edited by Himanshu Singal; 29th November 2011 at 12:34 PM.

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    Re: F! Contest - Master-Mind of the DAY: Day 2

    each cow cost: rs 232
    total cost: 16704

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    yes you are correct .. you win man.. just chill

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    Re: F! Contest - Master-Mind of the DAY: Day 2

    Q.3 : zero as bot is always up the water level

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    Q.2 : there ill be no dirt in the hole
    and 441 cubic ft outside

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    Re: F! Contest - Master-Mind of the DAY: Day 2

    [MENTION=26437]Rajatswm[/MENTION] - 441 cubic ft.. howcome??

    For Q2- When the tide will rise..the depth of boat in the water will keep on inc & dec due to the changing buoyancy..!!

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    Re: F! Contest - Master-Mind of the DAY: Day 2

    [MENTION=1874]Saumya[/MENTION]:
    Any how if the boat is floating in the water.. and as ladder is attached to it.. how can it submerge into the water.. yes due to changing buoyancy the boat will not be stable but that can only make the boat overturn.

    regarding Q.2 it is clear that there will be no dirt in the hole.. and i assume that the hole is square as we are using a square edged shovel .. absurd but there was no other hint..

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    Re: F! Contest - Master-Mind of the DAY: Day 2

    Each cow cost - Rs 232
    Total Cost - 16074

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    Each cow cost - Rs 232<br>Total Cost - 16074

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    Re: F! Contest - Master-Mind of the DAY: Day 2

    Q1. minimum cost - 232 each
    total cost 16704
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    Q2. There is 441 cubic feet of dirt would have been there.

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    Q3. Zero laders under water.

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    Re: F! Contest - Master-Mind of the DAY: Day 2

    1. total cost-16704
    each cow-232
    2.no dirt in hole
    3.0

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    Re: F! Contest - Master-Mind of the DAY: Day 2

    total cost-16704
    each cow-232

    no dirt in the hole, 441 cubic ft outside

    zero ladders

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    Re: F! Contest - Master-Mind of the DAY: Day 2

    0 ladder was in under the water

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    There is 441 cubic feet of dirt would have been there.

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    Re: F! Contest - Master-Mind of the DAY: Day 2

    ans-1 he wud have bought 72 cows for Rs. 232 each...n the total cost wud have been Rs. 16,704
    ans 2 total dirt dug wud be 567cubic feet
    ans 3 there wud be 4 hungs of ladder under water n 2 above water

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    Re: F! Contest - Master-Mind of the DAY: Day 2

    1. total cost-16704 and each cow-232.

    2. there ill be no dirt in the hole
    and 441 cubic ft outside

    3.zero.

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    Re: F! Contest - Master-Mind of the DAY: Day 2

    @Rajatswm wins Day 2 of Master-Mind of the Day!!! He takes home a cool Rs.100 Mobile Recharge!!

    Here are the correct answers--

    1. Cost of each cow: $232 | Total cost: $16704

    2. No dirt in the hole!! It's a hole god-damnit!!

    3. Zero rungs are under water..!!


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