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Why not marry? (Posted on 2016-10-19) Difficulty: 3 of 5
In all 50 states, it’s legal for second cousins to marry. So can third cousins, fourth cousins, and cousins of any higher degree.
Alex(26,male) and Zelda(23,female) are third cousins, but cannot marry.
Why?

If they were not related, they would be perfectly eligible.

Source: MIT Technology Review, 2008.

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Hints/Tipsre(2): No SubjectAdy TZIDON2016-10-20 06:50:10
re: No SubjectDaniel2016-10-19 21:36:06
Hints/TipsNo SubjectAdy TZIDON2016-10-19 17:58:51
Interesting variation in first cousin marriage in U.S.Charlie2016-10-19 14:37:22
re: Two ways. (Third option)Daniel2016-10-19 11:16:36
Some ThoughtsTwo ways.Charlie2016-10-19 08:55:46
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