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Smallest Number (Posted on 2004-01-25) Difficulty: 3 of 5
Find the smallest number such that if its rightmost digit is placed at its left end, the new number so formed is precisely 50% larger than the original number.

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Rating: 3.7500 (4 votes)

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re(3): Standard solution | Comment 20 of 23 |
(In reply to re(2): Standard solution by Dale)

This is the results of running the basic program:
285,714 428,571
285,714 * .5 = 428,571 + 285,714
When the program would not produce an results, I would add another register. - Dale
  Posted by Dale on 2004-01-31 11:00:38

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