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(#5375979) Re: Something fishy
Posted by Dragon Jr on 16 May 2022 at 2:07PM
Now I realize that I should have chosen n=2, rather than n=1.
Initially, there are 122 fish.
At 1 a.m., first two men get 15 fish each; the cat gets 2 fish; this leaves 90 fish.
At 2 a.m., next two men get 11 fish each; the cat gets 2 fish; this leaves 66 fish.
At 3 a.m., next two men get 8 fish each; the cat gets 2 fish; this leaves 48 fish.
At 9 a.m., last two men eat 2 fish each; the cat gets 2 fish; this leaves 42 fish -- 21 fish for each of the two men.
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5375984Re: Something fishy Jools16 May 2022 2:32PM
5375979Re: Something fishy Dragon Jr16 May 2022 2:07PM

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