All about flooble | fun stuff | Get a free chatterbox | Free JavaScript | Avatars    
perplexus dot info

Home > General
Puzzle Calendar (Posted on 2016-05-09) Difficulty: 2 of 5
I have a puzzle calendar with a page for every weekday plus one page covering each Saturday/Sunday pair. It has a puzzle on every page, so that most weeks I get six puzzles. If I get a revised version of this calendar year after year there are occasions, when a year ends on a Saturday, that I'll get a puzzle for Saturday on the old calendar and one for Sunday on the new calendar.

How many puzzles will I see in a typical year? What are the exceptions to this, depending on leap year or the day of the week the year starts?

See The Solution Submitted by Charlie    
No Rating

Comments: ( Back to comment list | You must be logged in to post comments.)
re(3): Solution -- solution is posted | Comment 4 of 5 |
(In reply to re(2): Solution -- solution is posted by Charlie)

I was wrong and Jer right. (I was thinking that a year beginning on saturday ends on sunday. It is not true, it ends on saturday). These are always tricky counts...


Edited on May 10, 2016, 1:09 pm
  Posted by armando on 2016-05-10 08:55:02

Please log in:
Login:
Password:
Remember me:
Sign up! | Forgot password


Search:
Search body:
Forums (0)
Newest Problems
Random Problem
FAQ | About This Site
Site Statistics
New Comments (8)
Unsolved Problems
Top Rated Problems
This month's top
Most Commented On

Chatterbox:
Copyright © 2002 - 2018 by Animus Pactum Consulting. All rights reserved. Privacy Information