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Shortest Long Number (Posted on 2004-04-15) Difficulty: 3 of 5
What is the smallest positive integer that cannot be defined in less than twenty-five syllables?

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(In reply to Tentative solution by Penny)

If you want to be very posh, you can add "and" in a couple of places, so your answer would be:

Seventy million, seven hundred and seventy seven thousand, seven hundred and seventy seven which is 27 syllables. If sam is looking for "and"s then your answer is wrong.

  Posted by sassy on 2004-04-15 14:45:52
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