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Suzy and the tricycle (Posted on 2004-02-24) Difficulty: 1 of 5
Little Suzy has a tricycle (you know, with three wheels). She wants to travel 1 mile with the tricycle, but she wants to spare her tyres (you know the price on tricycle tyres just keep going up). She is taking 2 spare tyres.

Assume she knows when to exchange wheels so that each of them travels an equal distance. How far does each wheel travel at the end of one mile? How did she exchange the wheels?

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  Subject Author Date
SolutionSolutionDej Mar2008-09-08 14:29:01
Solutiontyres is spelt tirespaul2004-03-25 22:31:05
some silly stuffAxorion2004-02-29 11:41:54
SolutionSolutionCharles Phipps2004-02-26 00:56:34
solutiontan2004-02-24 22:12:42
re: a tricycling story (and solution)Penny2004-02-24 12:33:29
a tricycling story (and solution)Lee2004-02-24 12:06:02
Some Thoughtswheels wheel me and tyres tire meAdy TZIDON2004-02-24 11:11:08
re: Solution - further pedantryfwaff2004-02-24 10:35:21
No SubjectRoberto Mattos2004-02-24 10:28:39
Ady, it was a trick question :-)Penny2004-02-24 09:52:40
SolutionEASY GO...Ady TZIDON2004-02-24 09:40:18
SolutionSolutionPenny2004-02-24 09:38:25
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